|dob||9th April 1954|
|school||St. Peter's RC Secondary School, Solihull|
|university||Royal Military Academy Sandhurst|
|constituency||Chingford and Woodford Green ‡|
|2nd, 3rd||Lab, LibDem|
|2nd, 3rd||Lab, UKIP||office(s)||Leader of the Conservative party Sep 2001 - Nov 2003. Secretary of State for Work and Pensions May 2010 - Mar 2016.|
|interests||Finance, small businesses, transport, defence, environment, social policy|
|Other notes: † That's "Duncan Smith, Ian", not "Smith, Ian Duncan". And no hyphen.
‡ MP for Chingford 1992-1997, MP for Chingford and Woodford Green since 1997.
IDS's celebrations were for the announcement of the National Living Wage in George Osborn's 2015 budget speech.