John Profumo

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John, 5t Baron Profumo

Secretar o State for War
In office
27 Julie 1960 – 5 Juin 1963
MonarchElizabeth II
Prime MeenisterHarold Macmillan
Precedit biChristopher Soames
Succeedit biJoseph Godber
Personal details
BornJohn Dennis Profumo
30 Januar 1915(1915-01-30)
Kensington, Lunnon
Dee'd9 Mairch 2006(2006-03-09) (aged 91)
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, South Kensington, Lunnon
Poleetical pairtyConservative
Spoose(s)Valerie Hobson
BairnsDavid, 6t Baron Profumo
ParentsAlbert, 4t Baron Profumo
Martha Thom Walker
Alma materBrasenose College, Oxford
Militar service
Allegiance Unitit Kinrick
Service/branch Breetish Airmy
Years o service1939 – 1950
RankBritish Army OF-6.svg Brigadier
Battles/warsSeicont Warld War

John Dennis Profumo, 5t Baron Profumo, CBE (/prəˈfjuːm/ prə-FEW-moh; 30 Januar 1915 – 9 Mairch 2006), wis a Breetish politeecian that's career endit in 1963 efter a sexual relationship wi the 19-year-auld model Christine Keeler in 1961. The scandal, that becam kent as the Profumo affair, led tae his resignation frae the Conservative govrenment o Harold Macmillan.