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William Gladstone and Benjamin Disraeli William Gladstone 1809-1898 and Benjamin Disraeli 1804-1881 were two notable prime ministers that contributed greatly to the politic arena of Great Britain between 1868 and 1894 Of these two Queen Victorias favorite prime minister was Benjamin Disraeli The biggest difference between them was that Disraeli led the Conservative Party and Gladstone led the Liberal Party Benjamin Disraeli was born in London He was Jewish until 1817 when he became Christian He wrote several novels before he became prime minister He set the foundation of his conservative philosophy through the London Times in which he supported the reforms of helping the middle class The first time he became prime minister was in 1868 the same year his government was defeated He lasted a couple of months as prime minister He spent six years opposing William Gladstones government Backed up by Queen Victoria Disraeli was able to form a strong government in 1874 When Disraeli became prime minister for the second time 1874-1880 he passed legislation and improved housing and working conditions for poor people His greatest triumphs were achieved in foreign policy where he worked to protect Britains overseas empire Under his ministry Britain gained control of the Suez Canal and Queen Victoria became empress of India which were two of his greatest achievements William Gladstone led the Liberal Party and served four times as prime minister 1868-1874 1880-1885 1886 and 1892-1894 He was born in Liverpool and was son of John Gladstone Gladstone was raised in an evangelical home which made religion become a dominant force in his life He made most of his studies in Oxford University In 1839 he married Catherine Glynne and had eight children together Before becoming prime minister he always gave support to the Liberal Party When he first became prime minister he implemented a reform where he created a national elementary education program for all children In 1880 when the conservatives controlled the
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