John Major

Born in 1943, John Major was a member of Lambeth Borough Council 1968–71, then entered Parliament in 1979; he was Parliamentary Private Secretary to Ministers of State at the Home Office 1981–83, an assistant Government Whip 1983-4, a Govt Whip 1984–5, Minister for Social Security 1986-7, Chief Secretary to HM Treasury 1987-9; Foreign Secretary 1989, Chancellor 1989-90, and Prime Minister 1990-97. He is a former President of Surrey County Cricket Club.

Books by John Major