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Gordon Brown

Gordon BrownAKA James Gordon Brown

Born: 20-Feb-1951
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

Gender: Male
Religion: Presbyterian [1]
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: See Note [2]

Nationality: Scotland
Executive summary: UK Prime Minister, 2007-10

[1] Church of Scotland.

[2] Scottish Labour Party.

Father: John Brown (minister, Church of Scotland)
Mother: Elizabeth Brown ("Bunty", d. 19-Sep-2004, aged 86)
Brother: John
Brother: Andrew
Sarah Brown (together since 1994, m. 3-Aug-2000)
Daughter: Jennifer Jane (b. 28-Dec-2001 prematurely, d. 8-Jan-2002)
Son: John (b. 17-Oct-2003)
Son: Fraser James Brown (b. 2007, cystic fibrosis)

    High School: Kirkcaldy High School
    University: PhD, University of Edinburgh
    Administrator: Rector, University of Edinburgh (1972-75)

    UK Prime Minister (26-Jun-2007 to 11-May-2010)
    Chancellor of the Exchequer 2-May-1997 to 26-Jun-2007
    UK Member of Parliament Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath (2005-)
    UK Member of Parliament Dunfermline East (1983-2005)
    Fabian Society
    Labour Party (UK) (1979-, as Leader, 2007-10)
    Funeral: Nelson Mandela (2013)
    Missing Eye
    Risk Factors: Blindness

Author of books:
Maxton: A Biography (1986)
Where There's Greed: Margaret Thatcher and the Betrayal of Britain's Future (1989)

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