George Iain Duncan Smith Net Worth

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George Iain Duncan Smith Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

George Iain Duncan Smith (born 9 April 1954), often referred to by his initials IDS, is a British Conservative Party politician who is the current Secretary of State for Work and Pensions. He was previously the Leader of the Conservative Party and Leader of the Opposition from 2001 to 2003. He was first elected to Parliament in 1992 as the MP for Chingford, and he has represented its successor constituency of Chingford and Woodford Green since 1997.Duncan Smith was born in Edinburgh and served in the Scots Guards from 1975 to 1981, seeing tours in Northern Ireland and Rhodesia. He joined the Conservative Party in 1981, and was elected as a Member of Parliament in 1992. Duncan Smith succeeded William Hague as Conservative Leader in 2001, winning the leadership election partly on the support of Margaret Thatcher for his Eurosceptic ideology. Duncan Smith was the first Roman Catholic to serve as a Conservative Leader, the first to be born in Scotland since Arthur Balfour and also the first Leader of the Conservative Party and any British political party from an ethnic minority background as he is of Japanese descent. In 2010, "The Tablet" named him one of Britain’s most influential Roman Catholics.His time as Conservative Leader saw his party fall in opinion polls, and many Conservative MPs came to consider him incapable of winning an election. In 2003 his MPs passed a vote of no confidence in his leadership; he immediately resigned, and was succeeded by Michael Howard. As a backbencher, he founded the centre-right Centre for Social Justice, a think tank independent of the Conservative Party, and became a published novelist, though his novel The Devil's Tune received heavily critical reviews. On 12 May 2010, Prime Minister David Cameron appointed Duncan Smith to serve in the Cabinet as Secretary of State for Work and Pensions.

Full NameIain Duncan Smith
Date Of BirthApril 9, 1954
Place Of BirthEdinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
ProfessionPolitician, Soldier, Businessperson
EducationRoyal Military Academy Sandhurst
SpouseBetsy Fremantle
ChildrenAlicia Smith, Edward Smith, Rosie Smith, Harry Smith
ParentsPamela Summers, W. G. G. Duncan Smith
SiblingsDavid Duncan Smith, Susan Duncan-Smith
Star SignAries
1I tend not to rate what Nigel Farage says, sometimes he says two different things at once.
2I'm going to be scrutably inscrutable.
3We have already called on the government to review their decision to overturn the ban on homosexuals serving in the armed forces at the earliest opportunity and to let the armed forces decide if the policy was working. The government rejected this. However, when next in government, the Conservatives remain committed to letting the armed forces review the policy and assess whether or not it works. We will act on their recommendations. The government should match that pledge now or risk undermining the operational effectiveness of our armed forces.
4Unite behind me or die.
5The quiet man is here to stay and he's turning up the volume!
6Do not underestimate the determination of a quiet man.
1Attended the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and spent six years in the Scots Guards.
2Educated at HMS Conway, a naval training school on Anglesey.
3Leader of the British Conservative Party, 2001-2003.


Victoria Derbyshire2017TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning Britain2016-2017TV SeriesHimself - Supports Leaving the EU / Himself - Brexit Campaigner / Himself - Former Work and Pensions Secretary
Dispatches2011-2016TV Series documentaryHimself - Former Work & Pensions Minister / Himself - Work and Pensions Secretary
Brexageddon?!2016TV MovieHimself - Leave (as MP Iain Duncan Smith)
Peston on Sunday2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest, Andrea Leadsom fan / Himself - Conservative
EU Referendum: The Result2016TV SpecialHimself - Conservative, Leave (as Iain Duncan Smith MP)
Election 20162016TV MovieHimself - Conservative (as Iain Duncan Smith MP)
Workers or Shirkers? Ian Hislop's Victorian Benefits2016TV Movie documentary
This Week2004-2014TV SeriesHimself
Newsnight2014TV SeriesHimself
Question Time1996-2014TV SeriesHimself
Who Betrayed the Bomber Boys2012TV MovieHimself
Breakfast2005-2011TV SeriesHimself - Work and Pensions Secretary / Himself - Work & Pensions Secretary / Himself
Tower Block of Commons2010TV Series documentaryHimself
CSJ Awards2009TV SeriesHimself - guest
Sunday AM2008TV SeriesHimself - Newspaper Reviewer
The Making of the Iron Lady2008TV Movie documentaryHimself - Former Conservative Leader
The Blair Years2007TV Series documentaryHimself
The Daily Politics2004-2007TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Conservative
30 Greatest Political Comedies2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Sunday Programme1997-2006TV SeriesHimself
Election Night2005TV MovieHimself - Conservative
Breakfast with Frost2001-2004TV SeriesHimself
Jonathan Dimbleby2001-2002TV SeriesHimself
A Week in Politics1992-1997TV SeriesHimself
Election 971997TV MovieHimself - Conservative (as Iain Duncan-Smith)
Westminster's Secret Service1995TV Movie documentaryHimself - Conservative Maastricht Rebel (as Iain Duncan Smith MP)

Archive Footage

Dispatches2016-2017TV Series documentaryHimself
Speeches That Shook the World2013TV Movie documentaryHimself
Have I Got News for You2005TV SeriesHimself
The Real Room 1012003TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)

Known for movies

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