Michael Howard

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Birthday
7, 1941
Birthplace
Swansea, Wales
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
7, 1941 (age 78)
Birthplace
Swansea, Wales

About

United Kingdom politician who held office as Leader of the Opposition and Leader of the Conservative Party from 2003 to 2005. Previously, he filled a number of other government positions, including Home Secretary and Shadow Foreign Secretary.

Before Fame

After graduating from Cambridge University, he represented Folkestone and Hythe as a Member of Parliament.

Trivia

He served as Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer from 2001-2003.

Family Life

He was born in Swansea, Wales to Jewish immigrant parents from Russia and Romania. His marriage to model and writer Sandra Paul produced two children: Larissa and Nicholas.

Associated With

He held office as Secretary of State for Employment under the administration of Margaret Thatcher.