How Rich Is David Cameron?

May 7, 2012 2:44 am 1 comment Views: 2972

Share this Article

Author:

avatar

Tags:

Name: David William Donald Cameron
Born: 9th October 1966
Occupation: Statesman and Politician

David Cameron. Photo Remy Steinegger.

David Cameron. Photo Remy Steinegger.

David Cameron, the Prime Minister of United Kingdom, comes replete with an impeccable record on both personal and professional fronts. Born to successful stockbroker Ian Donald Cameron and Mary Fleur, a retired Justice of the Peace, he had to go on to acquire excellent education credentials. David Cameron has the distinction of graduating from Oxford, having studied Economics, Politics and Philosophy. He came through with flying colors as he graduated with first class honors.

The early years were about learning as young David knew that his father was born with both legs deformed, and had undergoing successive surgeries for the same. He had the unique distinction of being the youngest Prime Minister of United Kingdom after the Earl of Liverpool who did the same close to 200 years earlier!

Born a Londoner he spent his growing years in Peasemore, Berkshire. He continued to have a stormy youth oscillating between academic brilliance and an adventurous personal life.

His annual salary lies somewhere around £142,500, which is £11,875 per month, and £570 per day. While this might not sound too fancy as compared to actors and performers of the silver screen, keep in mind that these are just the tangible figures that reflect in books.

There have been attempts to estimate his net worth. A conservative estimated of his net worth that pegs him at a staggering thirty million pounds, (just about $ 50 million) making him one of the most happening rich people in the world.

So how much is thirty million pounds really?

David likes bicycling and according to the always accurate Wikipedia “regularly uses his bicycle to commute to work”.  That should burn at least 1 calorie – given that he lives and works at 10 Downing Street.  Should he ever want to try this healthy pursuits outside, literally, the hallways of power, he might want to consider the $ 500 000 ‘Trek’ Butterfly Madone.  This is the bike that commemorated the return of Lance Armstrong to competitive cycling.  So while most prime ministers settles with a steady income from speaking tours when kicked out of office, David could try his luck in Tour de France instead.

We have heard a rumor that David is quite fond of Kit Kat chocolate bars and likes to hide one or two in his office – just for overtime emergencies.  Now, $ 50 million would buy about 78 million Kit Kats (great discounts available online).  Now a standard Kit Kat has 4 bars, each 9 cm long.  We know because we measured.  It also said so on Wikipedia, but we wanted to be really sure.  It is not because we wanted an excuse to buy chocolate.  Anyway, if you took out each bar and laid them after each other, they would reach 2 808 000 kilometers (1 744 810 miles).  The average distance to the moon is only 384 400 kilometers.  In fact that row of chocolate bars would go around the earth 70 times.

See also: Ed Miliband, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney.

 

 

1 Comment

  • How on earth does a man of his principles get to be a PM? This country has gone back 50
    years in his and Clegg’s hands. Rich get richer and the poor get poorer and we can’t have it any
    other way can we Cameron!

Leave a Reply


Other News

  • Entertainment How Rich is Tyler Perry?

    How Rich is Tyler Perry?

    Name:  Emmitt Perry, Jr. (Tyler Perry) Born: September 13, 1969 Occupation: Actor, director, playwright, screenwriter If ever there was a story about a man destined for greatness, it’s the story of Tyler Perry. Born to Willie Maxine Perry and Emmitt Perry, Sr., Tyler is one of 4 children. Unfortunately, their home life was not calm, as his father thought the solution to most problem was to beat everyone. Perry at one point tried to commit suicide but later found refuge […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is Neil Patrick Harris?

    How Rich is Neil Patrick Harris?

    Name: Neil Patrick Harris Born: June 15, 1973 Occupation: American actor, producer, comedian Please, please tell me you recognize his face. If you don’t, you’ve been living under a rock. Neil Patrick Harris was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where he lived until he graduated high school in 1991. That makes his childhood sound boring, but his life was far from it. Neil is one of the lucky few who started his career as a child actor and continued a […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is Christopher Walken?

    How Rich is Christopher Walken?

    Name: Ronald “Christopher” Walken Born: March 31, 1943 Occupation: Actor, screenwriter, director I initially chose to write about Christopher Walken because it was Halloween and this man has always creeped me out a little bit. It’s something about his eyes that got to me, even as a child. But there’s no doubt about it. He’s an incredible actor. Christopher Walken was born in Astoria, Queens, where his father owned a bakery. Their mother had always dreamed of becoming a star, Christopher and […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is Steven Yeun (The Walking Dead)?

    How Rich is Steven Yeun (The Walking Dead)?

    Name: Steven Yeun (Yeun Sang-yeop) Born: December 21, 1983 Occupation: Actor Born in Seoul, South Korea, Steven Yeun’s birth name is Yeun Sang-yeop. His father, an architect, moved the family to Michigan where he and his wife eventually opened a couple of beauty supply stores. Steven lived a rather quiet life until he discovered acting and improv during his college years at Kalamazoo. While his original plan was to go to either law or medical school, Steven’s parents were surprisingly supportive […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is Katey Sagal (Sons of Anarchy)?

    How Rich is Katey Sagal (Sons of Anarchy)?

    Name: Catherine Louise “Katey” Sagal Born: January 19, 1954 Occupation: Actress and singer-songwriter A couple of weeks ago, a friend of mine was introducing herself to Sons of Anarchy. A little late to the program, I know, but she asked, “Is anyone else having trouble seeing Katey Sagal as “Gemma” instead of “Peg Bundy?” While I laughed at the time, I remembered having trouble with the concept for the first couple of shows, but it’s actually painfully clear – Katey Sagal has […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is Denis O’Hare?

    How Rich is Denis O’Hare?

    Name:  Denis Patrick Seamus O’Hare Born: January 17, 1962 Occupation: Actor Born in Kansas City, MO, Denis O’Hare ultimately spent his childhood years in the suburbs of Detroit. He spent much of his child involved in music, playing the church organ and singing in his school choir until 1974, when he earned his first chorus role in small Show Boat theater production.  He ultimately left Chicago to study at Northwestern University, where he majored in theatre. Believe it or not, O’Hare has […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is Charlie Hunnam?

    How Rich is Charlie Hunnam?

    Name:  Charles Matthew “Charlie” Hunnam Born: April 10, 1980 Occupation: Actor, screenwriter Charlie Hunnam was born in Newcastle upon Tyne in the UK. His father, Billy, was a scrap metal merchant (some say a gangster) and his mother was a small business owner herself. Charie had one older brother and two younger half-brothers from his mother’s side. His parents split up when he was just 2 and his mother remarried 10 years later. Despite his education, including degrees in theory and […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is Emma Stone?

    How Rich is Emma Stone?

    Name: Emily Jean “Emma” Stone Born: November 6, 1988 Occupation: Actress, Model Actress Emma Stone owes her distinctive voice to a childhood malady and her name to the Screen Actors’ Guild rules regarding duplicate names. When Stone first registered with the guild, an actress named Emily Stone was already registered. She initially considered using the stage name Riley Stone, but later decided to make it Emma Stone, based on a nickname her mother had given her. Stone is very close […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is AJ Cook?

    How Rich is AJ Cook?

    Name: Andrea Joy “A.J.” Cook Born: June 22, 1978 Occupation: Actress, Dancer Actress A.J. Cook was a competitive dancer in her native Canada before deciding when she was 16 that she wanted to be an actress. She has two brothers and a sister and was considered legally blind until she had corrective eye surgery as an adult. Prior to the surgery, Cook had a severe astigmatism that necessitated that she wear contacts or glasses to see at all. Cook began […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is Jason Behr?

    How Rich is Jason Behr?

    Name: Jason Nathaniel Behr Born: December 30, 1973 Occupation: Actor Jason Behr is the second of five children, with three brothers and a younger half-sister. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, but his parents, Patricia Ann Steiner and David Behr, divorced when he was young. Behr and his brothers moved to Richfield with their mother. Behr’s first acting gig was as sunflower in a school play when he was five, but by the time he was eight, he had graduated […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is Eion Bailey?

    How Rich is Eion Bailey?

    Name: Eion Francis Hamilton Bailey Born: June 8, 1976 Occupation: Actor Like many artistic types, Eion Bailey struggled in school until he discovered his passion, his being acting. Once he discovered the drama club, he found his focus, going on to study at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. He also briefly studies at Santa Barbara City College and has had success in film, television, and on the stage. Bailey won a Daytime Emmy for his […]

    Read more →
  • Sports How Rich is Ana Ivanovic?

    How Rich is Ana Ivanovic?

    Name: Ana Ivanovic Born: November 6, 1987 Occupation: Tennis player Ana Ivanovic is a Yugoslavian tennis player who has seen varying success since her breakthrough success at the Zurich Open in 2004. By the time she was 18, she had defeated some of the top women’s tennis players in the world, She was 21 when she won the French Open in 2008. Coming from war-torn Yugoslavia, Ivanovic has had to schedule her practice time around NATO bombardments and practice in […]

    Read more →
  • Sports How Rich is Dallas Clark?

    How Rich is Dallas Clark?

    Name: Dallas Dean Clark Born: June 12, 1979 Occupation: Football player, actor Dallas Clark retired from football in June, 2014, as an Indianapolis Colt even though he had not played for the team in more than two years. Clark signed a one-day contract to go back to the team that chose him as a #24 pick in the first round of the NFL draft and made him the highest paid tight-end in football, just so that that he could retire […]

    Read more →
  • Entertainment How Rich is Dakota Johnson?

    How Rich is Dakota Johnson?

    Name: Dakota Johnson Born: October 4, 1989 Occupation: Actress, model As the daughter of Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson, Dakota Johnson had some big shoes to follow. Her mother is an Academy Award-nominated actress; her father is a Golden Globe winning actor. And if that weren’t enough pressure, Dakota’s also the step-daughter of Antonio Banderas. On her mother’s side, Dakota is a third generation actress, even though her love of performing began with a love of dance. She began acting […]

    Read more →
  • Politics How Rich is Ann Romney?

    How Rich is Ann Romney?

    Name: Ann Lois Romney Born: April 16, 1949 Occupation: Homemaker, First Lady of Massachusetts, Equestrian Ann Lois Romney is the wife of former Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney, former First Lady of Massachusetts and mother of five sons. She is the only daughter of Edward and Lois Davies and has two brothers. Her father, who was originally from Wales, was a self-made businessman, founding and operating a marine equipment manufacturer near Troy, Michigan. Ann met Mitt Romney in high school […]

    Read more →
  • Celebrity News and Gossip US How Rich is Kim Kardashian?

    How Rich is Kim Kardashian?

    Name: Kimberly Noel Kardashian Born: October 21, 1980 Occupation: Model, fashion designer, television personality It pains me just a bit to realize Kim Kardashian is only a couple of months younger than I am. I’m not jealous, and I certainly don’t want her lifestyle, but I wish I was as successful in business and life as she is. That said, the Kardashians are often lumped together as a group and don’t always get as much attention individually as they deserve. […]

    Read more →