Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson is the full name of Boris Johnson. He is a British Writer, former journalist and also a politician who is now working as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and also the leader of the Conservative Party from 2019. Boris also worked as a Foreign Secretary from 2016 to 2018 and Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016.
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Boris Johnson Biography
Johnson was born in the Upper East Side of Manhattan, New York City on June 19th, 1964. His parents were Stanley Johnson an Englishman and mother Charlotte Fawcett an artist from the family of liberal intellectuals. His parents got married in 1963 and later moved to England in September of 1964 for Charlotte to study at Oxford University. In the year 1965, she gave birth to a daughter named Rachel.
Later they again moved to Washington D.C and Stanley got a job with the World Bank. In 1967 September she gave birth to his third child Leo. Johnson attended the European School, Brussels and later in 1975 he along with his siblings was sent back to England to attend Ashdown House. Later Johnson studied in many colleges. He even studied at Balliol College, Oxford.
Boris Johnson Career
Johnson first started working in a Management Consultancy company ‘L.E.K Consulting’ but resigned after a week and later due to some family connections in late 1987 he got a job as a graduate trainee at ‘The Times’. After Michael Heseltine retired in 2001 general election Johnson stood as the Conservative candidate and won with a majority of 8,500 votes. Later he also won again as an MP of Henley with the increased majority of 12,793.
After that, he was elected as the Mayor of London in two terms 2008-2012 and 2012 – 2016. The leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister Theresa May appointed Johnson as Foreign Secretary from 2016-2018. On 24th July 2019 he was elected as Prime Minister of United Kingdom after Theresa May the former Prime Minister resigned.
Boris Johnson Personal life
In the 1987 September Johnson married ‘Mostyn- Owen’ in West Felton, Shropshire and got divorced in 1993. 12 days after the divorce Johnson married ‘Marina Wheeler’ who was a barrister and the couple had four children, 2 boys, and 2 girls. Between 2000 and 2004 he had an affair with Spectator ‘Petronella Wyatt’. In September 2018 Johnson and Marina got divorced and later in 2020 he married ‘Carrie Symonds’.
After experiencing mild symptoms, Boris Johnson was tested Coronavirus positive. Later UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock was also tested positive. Johnson and Hancock are in self-isolation and currently coping well with Coronavirus.
Boris Johnson Physical Appearance
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Weight: 78 KG
Boris Johnson Networth
As of 2019 according to a known source, the Networth of Boris Johnson is $4 Million.