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Kevin Rudd

AKA Kevin Michael Rudd

Born: 21-Sep-1957
Birthplace: Nambour, Queensland, Australia

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic [1]
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Head of State

Nationality: Australia
Executive summary: Prime Minister of Australia, 2007-10 and 2013

Kevin Rudd, leader of Australia's Labor Party, defeated long-time Prime Minister John Howard in elections held on 24 November 2007. Unlike Howard, Rudd has promised to withdraw Australian troops from Iraq, honor the Kyoto Protocol on global climate change, provide better funding for schools and universities, and make high-speed internet access an Australian standard.

[1] Currently attends an Anglican church, as his wife is Anglican.

Wife: Thérèse Rein (m. 1981)

    High School: Marist College Ashgrove, Brisbane
    High School: Nambour High School
BA Asian Studies, Australian National University

    Prime Minister of Australia (27-Jun-2013 to 18-Sep-2013)
    Prime Minister of Australia (3-Dec-2007 to 24-Jun-2010)
    Member of the Australian Parliament for Griffith, Queensland (1998-)
    KPMG Senior China Consultant, KPMG Australia (1996-98)
    Australian Official Director-General, Cabinet Office, Queensland (1991-95)
    Australian Official Chief of Staff to the Premier (1988-91)
    Australian Official Dept. of Foreign Affairs (1981-88)
    Australian Labor Party Leader (2006-10)

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