Soldier. Statesman. Artist. An honorary U.S. citizen.
World leader. Masterful speaker. Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Principal figure in the Allied victory in World War II.
nearly 50 years after his death.
"You ask what is our aim? I can answer in one word: victory, victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror..."
- Winston Churchill, 1940
"Nothing in life is so exhilarating as to be shot at without result." - Winston Churchill, 1898
He has been quoted by Presidents Obama, George W. Bush, and Clinton. Churchill's speeches have even inspired some of Angelina Jolie's tattoos.
The city of his mother's birth. His gateway to the United States. The first and last American city that Churchill visited. The host city for a new Churchill exhibition.