Godfrey Bloom

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Birthday
22, 1949
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
22, 1949 (age 70)
Birthplace
England

About

From 2004 until 2014, this United Kingdom Independence Party politician served the Yorkshire and the Humber constituency in the European Parliament.

Before Fame

Before beginning his political career, he worked in the financial economics field.

Trivia

A controversial figure, he was involved in a physical altercation with a journalist and publicly addressed female reporters using a derogatory term. These actions, and a host of others, resulted in his removal from the position of UKIP Party Whip.

Family Life

He grew up in London as the child of Alan and Phyllis Bloom. In the mid-1980s, he married Katryna Skowronek.

Associated With

U.K. Independent Party leader Nigel Farage was one of numerous politicians to object to a politically incorrect and ethnically insensitive phrase that Bloom used to refer to several foreign countries that were receiving aid from Great Britain.

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