Nick Palmer

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Birthday
5, 1950
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
5, 1950 (age 68)
Birthplace
England

About

From 1997 until 2010, this Labour Party politician represented the Broxtowe constituency as a Member of Parliament. In addition, he served as Parliamentary Private Secretary to Ministers of State Margaret Beckett and Malcolm Wicks.

Before Fame

Before entering politics, he studied at Copenhagen University and received his doctorate in Mathematics from the University of London's Birkbeck College. For a time, he worked as a computer scientist and computer game designer.

Trivia

An animal rights activist, he became a major supporter of a charity known as Cats Protection and also served on the board of the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection.

Family Life

Born in London, England, to a translator father and a foreign language instructor mother, he attained fluency in six languages. In 2000, he married Fiona Hunter.

Associated With

During his time in Parliament, he published a recipe book featuring the favorite dishes of Tony Blair, Betty Boothroyd, and other prominent British politicians.