Peter Costello

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Birthday
14, 1957
Birthplace
Australia
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
14, 1957 (age 61)
Birthplace
Australia

About

Served as the 35th Treasurer of Australia from 1996 to 2007, the longest in Australia's history. He was also chairman of the World Bank's anti-corruption effort.

Before Fame

He worked as a solicitor for a law firm.

Trivia

He is the decendent of a politician expelled from the Parliament of Victoria. After his political career, he began writing columns for newspapers in Fairfax.

Family Life

He has three children with his wife, Tanya Costello.

Associated With

During his early political career he was seen as a good debater against Labor politician Paul Keating.