Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson, the current prime minister of the United Kingdom, has been a newsmaker since he was first elected to Parliament as a member of the Conservative Party in 2001. Since then he has served as the mayor of London, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs and now prime minister. Known for his blunt speaking style and blond hair, he was born Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson on June 19, 1964 in Manhattan, New York.