Blair (blâr), Anthony Charles Lynton Known as "Tony." Born 1953.
British lawyer, politician, and Labour Party leader who served as prime minister (1997-2007). His administration was marked by economic growth, a peace agreement between factions in Northern Ireland, and participation in the US-led invasion (2003) of Iraq.
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