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Gordon Brown

(1951-), Prime Minister

(James) Gordon Brown

Sitter in 7 portraits
Prime Minister from 2007 to 2010. Before becoming an MP, Brown was Rector of Edinburgh University and Chairman of the University Court (1972-1975). He then lectured at Edinburgh and Caledonian Universities, taking up a post at Scottish TV in 1980. He has been MP for Dunfermline East (1983-2015) and held the Opposition posts of Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (1987-1989) and Shadow Trade and Industry Secretary (1989-1992), before becoming Shadow Chancellor in 1992. He was appointed Chancellor of the Exchequer in 1997 before becoming Prime Minister in 2007.

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Gordon Brown, by Platon Antoniou - NPG P1089

Gordon Brown

by Platon Antoniou
bromide print, 2005
NPG P1089

Gordon Brown, by Geoff Wilson - NPG x88359

Gordon Brown

by Geoff Wilson
bromide print, 1998
NPG x88359

Gordon Brown, by Harry Borden - NPG x88952

Gordon Brown

by Harry Borden
digital colour print, 13 April 1999
NPG x88952

Gordon Brown, by Harry Borden - NPG x125138

Gordon Brown

by Harry Borden
C-type colour print, 19 April 1999
NPG x125138

Gordon Brown, by Fergus Greer - NPG x131843

Gordon Brown

by Fergus Greer
C-type colour print, February 2007
NPG x131843

Gordon Brown; Sarah Brown (née Macaulay), by Tom Miller - NPG x135498

Gordon Brown; Sarah Brown (née Macaulay)

by Tom Miller
archival pigment print, 16 February 2011
NPG x135498

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