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David Trimble (Irish Politician)
Date of Birth:
October 15, 1944
William David Trimble, Baron Trimble, PC , is a Conservative politician from Northern Ireland who served as leader of the Ulster Unionist Party and the first First Minister of Northern Ireland. He shared the 1998 Nobel Peace Prize with John Hume of the Social Democratic and Labour Party. He served as Member of Parliament for Upper Bann from 1990 until 2005, when he was defeated in the British general election and resigned the leadership of the UUP soon afterwards. On 6 June 2006 he became a member of the House of Lords as The Right Honourable William David Trimble by the name, style and title of Baron Trimble, of Lisnagarvey in the County of Antrim. On 17 April 2007 he announced that he was to leave the UUP and join the Conservative Party.