Callaghan, (Leonard)James

Cal·la·ghan (kălʹə-hən, -hăn'), (Leonard) James. Born 1912.
British prime minister (1976-1979) who as Chancellor of the Exchequer (1964-1967) introduced controversial tax measures.

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