Currently alive, at 65 years of age.
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1953 – Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, Blair lived most of his childhood years in Durham.
When he was 14 he went back to Edinburgh to finish studying at Fettes College.
1976 – He met Cherie Booth at the law school and eventually married her.
1983 – At age 30, the product of Oxford law school got the Sedgefield seat during the 1983 General Election.
1984 – He got promoted to the front bench of the shadow Treasury. Blair was a trade and industry spokesman at that time.
1988 – He became a member of the Shadow Cabinet and he was appointed as the Shadow Secretary of State for Energy.
1989 – He went to move to the employment brief.
1992 – Blair got promoted by John Smith to Shadow Home Secretary. He pledged that the party would focus on tough stance on crime and its causes.
1994 – He took over the leadership of the Labour Party after John Smith died. – He then campaigned for a modernized Labour Party which he termed as New Labour.
1997 – With the success of the Labour Party in the General Election, Blair, 43, became the Prime Minister, the youngest since the 1812 Prime Minister Lord Liverpool.
1998 – He was the first UK Prime Minister who addressed the parliament of the Republic of Ireland on November 26.
2001 – He got re-elected.
2003 – Blair was the first Prime Minister under the Labour Party who had the longest term on August 1 since Harold Wilson’s term (1964-1970).
– On October 19, his irregular heartbeat condition hit the news.
2005 – His 3rd term as Prime Minister
Presently, UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has three sons and one daughter.