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Category:John Smith (Labour Party leader)

John Smith 
John Smith grave on Iona August 2014.JPG
Labour Party leader from Scotland
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Date of birth13 September 1938
Dalmally
Date of death12 May 1994
London
  • natural causes

Country of citizenship
Educated at
Occupation
Member of
  • Faculty of Advocates
Member of political party
Position held
  • Leader of the Opposition (18 July 1992, 12 May 1994, Neil Kinnock, Margaret Beckett)
  • Leader of the Labour Party (18 July 1992, 12 May 1994, Neil Kinnock, Tony Blair)
  • Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (13 July 1987, 24 July 1992, Roy Hattersley, Gordon Brown)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (26 October 1984, 13 July 1987)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (24 November 1982, 2 October 1983)
  • Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (4 May 1979, 24 November 1982, Edmund Dell, John Nott)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Employment (2 October 1983, 26 October 1984)
  • Member of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 51st Parliament of the United Kingdom (Monklands East, 9 April 1992, 12 May 1994, United Kingdom general election, 1992, 51st United Kingdom Parliament, death in office)
  • Member of the 50th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Monklands East, 11 June 1987, 16 March 1992, United Kingdom general election, 1987, dissolution of parliament, 50th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 49th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Monklands East, 9 June 1983, 18 May 1987, United Kingdom general election, 1983, dissolution of parliament, 49th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 48th Parliament of the United Kingdom (North Lanarkshire, 3 May 1979, 13 May 1983, United Kingdom general election, 1979, dissolution of parliament, 48th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 47th Parliament of the United Kingdom (North Lanarkshire, 10 October 1974, 7 April 1979, United Kingdom general election, October 1974, dissolution of parliament, 47th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 46th Parliament of the United Kingdom (North Lanarkshire, 28 February 1974, 20 September 1974, United Kingdom general election, February 1974, dissolution of parliament, 46th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 45th Parliament of the United Kingdom (North Lanarkshire, 18 June 1970, 8 February 1974, United Kingdom general election, 1970, dissolution of parliament)
Spouse
  • Elizabeth Smith, Baroness Smith of Gilmorehill
Work location
Authority control
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John Smith QC (13 September 1938 – 12 May 1994) was a Scottish Labour Party politician who served as Leader of the Labour Party from July 1992 until his death from a heart attack in May 1994.

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