First Earl of Beaconsfield and Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He was a PM from February 1868 to December 1868, and February 1974 (!) to April 1880. He was born on December 21, 1804 in London. He died on April 19, 1881.
He was the United Kingdom's first and only Jewish prime minister. He was the leader of the Conservative party, and favored by Queen Victoria.
His father was an Italian bookseller (D'Israeli). His great rival was the Liberal leader, W.E. Gladstone.
He also wrote a number of novels, popular in his day.