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The Iron Duke
   is a nickname for   
The Duke of Wellington
The nicname didn't come from his military prowess. His actions as Prime Minister were so unpopular that he had to fit iron shutters to his windows to prevent mobs breaking them.
Napoleon & the Duke of Wellington
   led opposing forces at the   
Battle of Waterloo
The arrival of Blucher's Prussian army turned the tide against Napoleon in what Wellington described as a "Damn near-run thing".
Duke Of Wellington
   appeared in   
Lady Caroline Lamb
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington
   had the sobriquet   
The Iron Duke
Duke of Wellington
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
Tory, Arthur Wellesley
Duke of Wellington

1828-1830, 1834. Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington
Matthew Cotes Wyatt
   created the sculpture   
Statue of the Duke of Wellington, 1846

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