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6th June 1947

David Blunkett

British politician

David Blunkett, Baron Blunkett, is a British former politician, having represented the Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough constituency for 28 years through to 7 May 2015 when he stepped down at the general election. Blind since birth, and coming from a poor family in one of Sheffield's most deprived districts, he rose to become Education and Employment Secretary, Home Secretary and Work and Pensions Secretary in Tony Blair's Cabinet following Labour's victory in the 1997 general election.

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David Blunkett is known for being a:

  • Age:
    72
  • Birthday:
    6th June 1947
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Star Sign:
    Gemini
  • Place of Birth:
    Sheffield
  • Country:
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland