Born on May 26, 1949, Jeremy Corbyn is a British politician serving as Leader of the Labour Party and Leader of the Opposition since 2015. He has been the Member of Parliament for Islington North since 1983. As a democratic socialist, he advocates reversing austerity cuts to public services and welfare funding and renationalization of public utilities and the railways. Read the article for more information.

Jeremy Corbyn

Before Fame: He attended North London Polytechnic.

 

Family/ Relationships

Jeremy Corbyn Parents/Ethnicity/Religion

Born in Chippenham, England, he is the youngest of four sons of Naomi Loveday and David Benjamin Corbyn. His brother Piers Corbyn is a weather forecaster.

Jeremy Corbyn Affair/Married

In 1974, he married Jane Chapman, a fellow Labour Councillor for Haringey and now a professor at the University of Lincoln; they divorced in 1979. In 1987, he married Chilean exile Claudia Bracchitta, granddaughter of Ricardo Bracchitta (Consul-General of Spain in Santiago), by whom he has three sons. They divorced in 1999. In 2013, Corbyn married his Mexican-born partner Laura Álvarez, who runs a fair-trade coffee import business. For more information, contact him on twitter.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Jeremy Bernard Corbyn
  • Nicknames: Jeremy
  • Birthday: May 26, 1949
  • Age: 68 years old
  • Birthplace: Chippenham, England, UK
  • Current Residence: UK
  • Education: Castle House School, North London Polytechnic
  • Profession: Politician
  • Political Party: Labour
  • Nationality: British
  • Ethnicity/Race: White
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Gemini
  • Spouse/Wife:  Jane Chapman (m. 1974; div. 1979) Claudia Bracchitta (m. 1987; div. 1999) Laura Álvarez (m. 2013)
  • Children: 3
  • Net Worth: £3 million (approx)

Measurements

  • Height: 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m)
  • Weight: Not Available
  • Feet Size: Not Available
  • Dress Size: Not Available
  • Shoe Size: Not Available
  • Chest Size: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is the oldest and most left-wing Labour leader since Michael Foor.
  • He is the younger brother of Piers Corbyn.
  • One of the most surprising endorsements for Corbyn at the 2017 general election came from the heavy metal magazine “Kerrang!”, which put him on the front cover.
  • After school, Corbyn worked briefly as a reporter for a local newspaper, the Newport and Market Drayton Advertiser.

Memorable Quotes:

Heads and hearts are connected.

Is it right in the fourth richest country in the world we should allow a million people to rely on food banks?