John Hume

Mr John Hume

Rush ID: 375

Details

Born:
18 January 1937
Died:
3 August 2020
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
School teacher
Election occupation:
School teacher
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Awarded Nobel Peace Prize, 1998.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
N/A

References

Rush ID:
375
MNIS ID:
649
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q193630
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HUME, John (1937- )

Constituencies

  1. Foyle

    Party: SDLP
    Year of election: 1983
    Date of election: 9 June 1983
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 2005
    Date of exit: 5 May 2005
    Party: SDLP
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Londonderry [county]

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974²
    Date of election: Thu 10th Oct 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: SDLP
    Notes:

Other parliaments

  1. Northern Ireland Assembly

    member

    1973;1982

  2. European Parliament

    member

    1979-2004

  3. Northern Ireland Assembly

    member

    1998-2000

Higher education

  1. Catholic University of Ireland

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Social Democratic & Labour Party member

    1970-

    founder member

  2. Social Democratic & Labour Party leader

    1979-2001