about Harold Wilson

James Harold Wilson, Baron Wilson of Rievaulx, (11 March 1916 – 24 May 1995) was a British Labour politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1964 to 1970 and 1974 to 1976. Entering Parliament in 1945, Wilson was appointed a parliamentary secretary in the Attlee ministry and rose quickly through the ministerial ranks; he became Secretary for Overseas Trade in 1947 and was elevated to Cabinet shortly thereafter as President of the Board of Trade. In opposition to the next Conservative government, he served as Shadow Chancellor (1955–1961) and Shadow Foreign Secretary (1961–1963). Hugh Gaitskell, then Labour leader, died suddenly in 1963 and Wilson was elected leader. Narrowly winning the 1964 general election, Wilson won an increased majority in a snap 1966 election. Wilsons first period as Prime Minister coincided with a period of low unemployment and relative economic prosperity, though hindered by significant problems with Britains external balance of payments. In 1969 he sent British troops to Northern Ireland. After losing the 1970 election to Edward Heath, he spent four years as Leader of the Opposition before the February 1974 election resulted in a hung parliament. After Heaths talks with the Liberals broke down, Wilson returned to power as leader of a minority government until another general election in October, resulting in a narrow Labour victory. A period of economic crisis had begun to hit most Western countries, and in 1976 Wilson suddenly announced his resignation as Prime Minister. Wilsons approach to socialism was moderate compared to others in his party at the time, emphasising programmes aimed at increasing opportunity in society, rather than on the controversial socialist goal of promoting wider public ownership of industry; he took little action to pursue the Labour constitutions stated dedication to nationalisation, though he did not formally disown it. Himself a member of the partys soft left, Wilson joked about leading a cabinet made up mostly of social democrats, comparing himself to a Bolshevik revolutionary presiding over a Tsarist cabinet, but there was arguably little to divide him ideologically from the cabinet majority.Overall, Wilson is seen to have managed a number of difficult political issues with considerable tactical skill, including such potentially divisive issues for his party as the role of public ownership, membership of the European Community, and the Vietnam War; he refused to allow British troops to take part, while continuing to maintain a costly military presence east of Suez. His stated ambition of substantially improving Britains long-term economic performance was left largely unfulfilled. He lost his energy and drive in his second premiership, and accomplished little as the leadership split over Europe and trade union issues began tearing Labour apart.

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Harold Wilson
Name :Harold Wilson
Date of Birth :11/03/1916 10:44:59
Place of Birth :1 W 47, 53 N 39
Ascendent (Lagan) : Gemini
Ascendent Lord) : Mer
Moon Sign(Rashi) : Taurus
Moon Sign Lord : Taurus
Birth Star(Nakshatra) : Mrigasira
Birth Star Lord : Mar
Lucky Gem : Blue Sapphire
Lucky No. : 11
Lucky Day : Wednesday
Lucky Color : Blue
Sun Sign (As per western system) : Pisces
Current Vimshottari Dasa : Sun-Jup
Manglik Status : You are not a Manglik person
Currently Under SadeSati : No
* (R) = Retrograte

Ascendent Prediction

His ascendent (lagan) is Gemini
Harold Wilson is born in Gemini lagn. Gemini is a common sign and the third sign of zodiac and as such Harold Wilson will have a wheatish complexion. Harold Wilson is very jolly. Harold Wilson is fond of arts and songs. Harold Wilson is fond of physical pleasures. Harold Wilson is very passionate. Harold Wilson is a person of a grand personality. Harold Wilson is crafty. Harold Wilson is helpful to others. Harold Wilson is poetic. Harold Wilson travel to many religious places. His approach is scientific. Harold Wilson may face some troubles in the early part of the life but will get happiness in the later part of His life. Harold Wilson enter a fortunate period from the age of 32 35 years and enjoy many comforts and happiness. Harold Wilson is very active. His disposition will be scientific. Harold Wilson will be fond of reading and crave for fame. Harold Wilson will have long limbs. Harold Wilson is fond of good food. Harold Wilson may get respect and fame in govt and society. Harold Wilson will acquire knowledge of arts and sciences. Harold Wilson should take care of a running nose, influenza, bronchitis,etc. Harold Wilson may suffer from piles, fever and poisoning of system. Harold Wilson will experience a lot of change in His life. Harold Wilson may have family troubles. Harold Wilson is very active and intelligent and fond of learning. The defect in Harold Wilson is that Harold Wilson undertake large varieties of work at a time. If Harold Wilson enjoy good sleep Harold Wilson will be able to maintain good health. The peculiarity in Harold Wilson is that Harold Wilson want shortcuts. Harold Wilson is very efficient and able to carry out the plans very quickly by adopting different methods. Harold Wilson will have good physical and mental poise. As Harold Wilson were born in this nakshatra Harold Wilson would be successful in war and strategies of war. Harold Wilson would be polite, passionate,respected by high authorities of government, will appreciate fine things and will always choose the right path.

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