Tony Blair

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The Richt Honourable
Tony Blair
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Tony Blair in 2014
Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick
In office
2 Mey 1997 – 27 Juin 2007
Monarch Elizabeth II
Deputy John Prescott
Precedit bi John Major
Succeeded by Gordon Brown
Leader of the Opposition
In office
21 Julie 1994 – 2 Mey 1997
Monarch Elizabeth II
Prime Meenister John Major
Precedit bi Margaret Beckett
Succeeded by John Major
Leader o the Labour Pairty
In office
21 Julie 1994 – 24 Juin 2007
Deputy John Prescott
Precedit bi John Smith
Succeeded by Gordon Brown
Shadow Home Secretary
In office
24 July 1992 – 24 October 1994
Leader John Smith
Precedit bi Roy Hattersley
Succeeded by Jack Straw
Shadow Secretary of State for Employment
In office
2 November 1989 – 24 July 1992
Leader Neil Kinnock
Precedit bi Michael Meacher
Succeeded by Frank Dobson
Shadow Secretar o State for Energy
In office
23 November 1988 – 2 November 1989
Leader Neil Kinnock
Precedit bi John Prescott
Succeeded by Frank Dobson
Member o Pairlament
for Sedgefield
In office
9 Juin 1983 – 27 Juin 2007
Precedit bi David Reed[a]
Succeeded by Phil Wilson
Personal details
Born Anthony Charles Lynton Blair
6 Mey 1953 (1953-05-06) (age 62)[1]
Edinburgh, Scotland, Unitit Kinrick
Poleetical pairty Labour
Spoose(s) Cherie Booth (1980–present)
Childer Euan
Nicky
Kathryn
Leo
Alma mater St John's College, Oxford
Inns o Coort Schuil o Law
Releegion Roman Catholicism
Signatur Tony Blair's signatur
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid
a. ^ Electorate abolished 28 Februar 1974, an reconstitutit 8 Juin 1983.

The Richt Honourable Anthony Charles Lynton Blair (born on the 6t o Mey 1953 in Edinburrie), for ordinar kent as Tony Blair, wis the Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick frae 1997 tae 2007. He wis the first Prime Meenister frae the Labour Pairty tae hiv haed three consecutive terms in govrenment.

He demittit frae office as Prime Meenister on 27 Juin 2007 an haundit ower pouer tae the new leader o the Breetish Labour Pairty, Gordon Brown. On the same day, he demittit as a Member o Pairlament (for the Sedgefield consteetuency) an wis appyntit as a peace envoy tae the Middle Aest bi the Quartet o the Unitit States, Unitit Nations, European Union and Roushie.


References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. BLAIR, Rt Hon. Anthony Charles Lynton, (Tony). Who's Who 2015 (online Oxford University Press ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc.  (subscription needit)