David William Donald Cameron (ˈkæm(ə)rən; born 9 October 1966) is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party. He represents Witney as its Member of Parliament (MP). Wikipedia
Born: 9th October, 1966, Oxfordshire, England
Height: 6' 0½" (184 cm)
Claim to Fame: Leader of the Conservative Party
Queen Elizabeth II granted a rare "mercy pardon" Monday to Alan Turing, the computing and mathematics pioneer whose chemical castration for being gay drove him to suicide almost 60 years ago.
Turing was one of the leading scientific geniuses of the 20th century — the man who cracked the supposedly uncrackable Enigma code used by Nazi Germany in World War II and the man many scholars consider the father of modern computer science.
By the time he was 23, Turing had hypothesized what would become today's computers — the Turing machine, which... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 11 months ago
David Frost may be best remembered for his post-Watergate interviews with former President Richard Nixon, but the veteran British broadcaster was equally at ease as a satirist, game show host and serious political journalist.
In a television career that spanned half a century across both sides of the Atlantic, Frost interviewed a long list of the world's most powerful and famous, including virtually every British prime minister and U.S. president of his time. He also was a gifted entertainer, a born TV host, and his amiable and charming... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 1 year ago
Andy Murray is likely to become Sir Andy Murray after his Wimbledon success.
David Cameron has backed the men's Wimbledon champion Andy Murray to receive a knighthood from the Queen. The Prime Minster - who watched Murray's straight sets win over the world number-one Novak Djokovic - said he couldn't think of anyone who deserves the top honour more.
Prime Minister Cameron said knighthoods were decided independently though bluntly noted, "Frankly, I can't think of anyone who deserves one more." He said Murray's victory - which saw the... Read More
Posted by Katherine_GR 1 year ago
Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton are expecting their first child, the palace announced today.
"Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting a baby," the palace said in a statement today. "The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Harry and members of both families are delighted with the news."
The duchess was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital today in central London with hyperemesis gravidarum, an acute... Read More
Posted by Svetlana122 2 years ago
Prince William and Kate Middleton have been named husband and wife by the Archbishop of Canterbury at Westminster Abbey.
By Nick Collins1:12PM BST 29 Apr 2011
Here are the top 20 moments from the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton on Friday. See our live blog for continued coverage.
• Clarence House announced Prince William and his bride would leave Westminster Abbey in the same open topped horse-drawn carriage used by the Prince and Princess of Wales on their wedding day in 1981 – meaning that come rain or shine, crowds would be... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 3 years ago