First name(s)
Richard William
Curzon-Howe, 1st Earl Howe
Position(s) held at King's College London

Life Governor, 1841-1870 Ref: *1

Education & professional details

Position(s) held (non King's College London)
  • Tory Lord of the Bedchamber to George IV (1829-1830)
  • Knighted Grand Cross, Hanoverian Order (1830)
  • Lord Chamberlain (1830-1831, 1834-1837)

Personal details

Date of birth
11 December 1796
Place of birth
Norton Juxta, Twycross, Leicestershire, England
Date of death
12 May 1870
Place of death
Curzon House, Mayfair, London
Family details

Penn Assheton Curzon (1757-1797) and Sophia Charlotte, Baroness Howe of Langar (1762-1835) Ref: *2


  1. Secretary’s In-Correspondence, KA/IC/H15, King’s College London Archives
  2. "Richard William Curzon Howe", Ancestry, [Accessed 13 June 2017]

Portrait: "Richard Howe, 1st Earl Howe", By Henry Singleton - From The Project Gutenberg eBook Types of Naval Officers by A. T. Mahan:, Public Domain,

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