John Profumo

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Brigadier
John, 5t Baron Profumo
CBE
Secretar o State for War
In office
27 Julie 1960 – 5 Juin 1963
Monarch Elizabeth II
Prime Meenister Harold Macmillan
Precedit bi Christopher Soames
Succeedit bi Joseph Godber
Personal details
Born John Dennis Profumo
30 Januar 1915(1915-01-30)
Kensington, Lunnon
Dee'd 9 Mairch 2006(2006-03-09) (aged 91)
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, South Kensington, Lunnon
Naitionality Breetish
Poleetical pairty Conservative
Spoose(s) Valerie Hobson
Bairns David, 6t Baron Profumo
Parents Albert, 4t Baron Profumo
Martha Thom Walker
Alma mater Brasenose College, Oxford
Militar service
Allegiance  Unitit Kinrick
Service/branch  Breetish Airmy
Years o service 1939 – 1950
Rank British Army OF-6.svg Brigadier
Battles/wars Seicont 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.