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Cherie Blair

Lawyer from United Kingdom,England

Cherie Blair Cherie Blair, QC (born 23 September 1954), known professionally as Cherie Booth QC, is a British barrister practising in England and Wales. She is married to the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Tony Blair; the couple have three sons and one daughter. Cherie Booth was born on 23 September 1954 at Fairfield Hospital, Bury, Lancashire (now Greater Manchester), England, and brought up in Ferndale Road, Waterloo, north of Liverpool. She was christened Theresa Cara Booth. Her father, British actor Tony Booth, left her mother, actress Gale Howard (née Joyce Smith), when Cherie was eight years old. She and her younger sister, Lyndsey, were then brought up by their mother Gale and their paternal grandmother, Vera Booth, a devout Roman Catholic of Irish descent. The sisters attended Catholic schools in Crosby and Sefton. Cherie Booth attended Seafield Convent Grammar which is now part of Sacred Heart Catholic College, where she achieved 4 Grade A GCE A Level passes. Cherie and Lyndsey have six half sisters, including British journalist Lauren Booth. Cherie Blair is a practising Roman Catholic. She studied law at the London School of Economics and graduated with First Class  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Known as
First lady Cherie Blair,Cherie Booth
Date of birth
1954-09-23
Place of birth
Bury
Nationality
United Kingdom,England
Parents
Anthony Booth
Children
Kathryn Blair Leo Blair Euan Blair Nicky Blair
Profession
Barrister, Lawyer

Education

Institution From To
London School of Economics
Sacred Heart Catholic College

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