1788, Feb 51850, Jul 2
a British statesman and member of the Conservative Party, served twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1834–1835 and 1841–1846) and twice as Home Secretary (1822–1827 and 1828–1830). He is regarded as the father of modern British policing and as one of the founders of the modern Conservative Party. The son of wealthy textile-manufacturer and politician Sir Robert Peel, 1st Baronet, he was educated at Bury Grammar School, Hipperholme Grammar School and Harrow School, subsequently earning a double first in classics and mathematics from Christ Church, Oxford.
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06/19/1829-Sir Robert Peel founds London Metropolitan Police (Bobbies)
06/29/1850-British ex-premier sir Robert Peel falls off his horse, dies three days later
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