A School fit for a PM


A School fit for a PM

Primary school that taught Prime Minister John Major

Location: Merton Park, SW20 9AD

Description: Sir John Major, KG, CH, ACIB (born 29 March 1943) served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party from 1990 to 1997.

Before becoming the Prime Minister, Major was a Cabinet Minister under Margaret Thatcher. He served for brief periods as the Foreign Secretary and the Chancellor of the Exchequer, making him one of the few people to have served in three of the four Great Offices of State of the UK.

Major was born at the St. Helier Hospital in Carshalton, the son of former Music Hall performer Tom Major-Ball (ne Abraham Thomas Ball), who was 64 years old when John was born.

He was christened as John Roy Major, but only 'John' is shown on his birth certificate. He used his middle name Roy until the early 1980s.

And it was at this very school that perhaps John's political masterplan was born - Rutlish Grammar School in Merton - or perhaps he just went to school there!

Themes: PoliticsPolitics Theme  CelebrityCelebrity Theme
A School fit for a PM

Primary school that taught Prime Minister John Major

Ranking This Month: 2634/2981

Pages Hit This Month: 9


Credits: http://www.johnmajor.co.uk/

Your Comments:

Name:
Email:
Your email will ONLY be used once, to confirm the publication of your comments. We value your contribution and privacy.

Anti-spam Security: Please enter this code: CAPTCHA


Other places nearby:


Shoreditch Town Hall», 9.8km

Lenin Lived Here», 9.2km

Karl Marx Resting Place», 11.km

1st Kenyan President lived here», 6.2km

A Very Long Speech», 7.2km

The Battle of Cable Street», 9.2km

Lenin Memorial», 9.3km

A School fit for a PM», 0km

A Right Norman», 7.2km

Conway Hall», 8.5km

Location Pinpointed: