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Pitt

1. William, known as Pitt the Elder, 1st Earl of Chatham. 1708--78, British statesman. He was first minister (1756--57; 1757--61; 1766--68) and achieved British victory in the Seven Years' War (1756--63)
2. his son William, known as Pitt the Younger. 1759--1806, British statesman. As prime minister (1783--1801; 1804--06), he carried through important fiscal and tariff reforms. From 1793, his attention was focused on the wars with revolutionary and Napoleonic France
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Sir Pitt went off after this benediction, and the solemn Tinker, rushlight in hand, led the way up the great bleak stone stairs, past the great dreary drawing-room doors, with the handles muffled up in paper, into the great front bedroom, where Lady Crawley had slept her last.
You'd better not," said one of the ostlers; "it's Sir Pitt Crawley.
Keep the box for me, Leader," exclaims the Member of Parliament to the coachman; who replied, "Yes, Sir Pitt," with a touch of his hat, and rage in his soul (for he had promised the box to a young gentleman from Cambridge, who would have given a crown to a certainty), and Miss Sharp was accommodated with a back seat inside the carriage, which might be said to be carrying her into the wide world.
When Robbie was finally free to talk, Pitt grabbed the chance and made sure that they could be together for hours.
and this area here,' Pitt elaborated, gesturing his hands on both Eastern and Western Hemisphere.
Witnesses saw the man from the fan area jump over a barrier to the red carpet at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood on Tuesday and rush at Pitt.
Flanked by six huge minders, Pitt popped in to see Mr Hussain whom he met when they worked together on the Guy Ritchie film Snatch.
The will of Ann Pitt's brother Cecil, a wealthy City merchant, signed on 7 November 1800 and proved in London on 18 May 1802 notes the names of his great nephews very carefully--he leaves bequests to "Thomas John Dibdin alias Pitt, George Cecil Anderson alias Pitt, and Charles Isaac Mungo Dibdin alias Pitt, the three sons of Harriot Elizabeth Pitt .
Summer 2004 Pitt and Jolie meet on the set of Mr & Mrs Smith.
Since her tragic death, parents Tristan and Rachel Pitt have set up the Layla Pitt Remembrance Trust, an organisation which aims to offer support to other families dealing with the loss of a child and local children taking up performing arts.
Teesside Crown Court heard how Pitt raped her more than once during her terrifying ordeal at a Stockton flat in September 2006.
Overall, our fiscal 2005 performance was solid, in spite of a variety of challenges including higher natural gas and electricity prices and disruptions in production and shipments directly caused by the hurricanes which battered the Central Gulf Coast Region," Jerry Pitts, Bayou Steel president and CEO, says.