Penny Mordaunt

Birth Day March 4th, 1973
Birth Place Torquay, Devon, United Kingdom
Age 50 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Pisces

About Penny Mordaunt

A British Politician, Penny Mordaunt is famous for being the first-ever female Defence Secretary (on 1 May 2019) and as the Paymaster General since February 2020. Moreover, she was the UK alternate co-chair of the EU Withdrawal Agreement Joint Committee. She is also known as the member of parliament for Portsmouth North (2010) winning the seat with an 8.6% swing from Labour giving her a 7289 majority. She was appointed Secretary of State for International Development on 9 November 2017 & also became Minister for Women and Equalities in April 2018. In 2003, she was selected as a Conservative candidate to contest Portsmouth North in the 2005 general election and she was a member of the Public Bill Committee for the Defence Reform Act 2014 and also appointed Minister of State for the Armed Forces at the Ministry of Defence in May 2015.

British Politician, Penny Mordaunt


In addition, Penny Mordaunt worked as a magician's assistant for a member of the Portsmouth magician Will Ayling, who was once president of "The Magic Circle". After graduating, she worked as Head of Youth for the Conservative party, before working as Head of Broadcasting for the party under party leader William Hague. Then she worked as a communication specialist for the "Freight Transport Association", worked for the "Bush Campaign again" in 2004, a director at the community fund Big Lottery Fund and she became one of six directors at a charity "Diabetes UK" in 2006. She appeared on the reality television program "Splash!" (2014) to raised money for charity and was donating all of her £10,000 appearance fee plus any additional sponsorship to charity £7000 is going towards the renovation of her local lido. She is currently the only female MP who is a Royal Noval Reservist, serving as an acting Sub-Lieutenant, at HMS King Alfred on Whale Island.

Early Life

Penny Mordaunt was born and bought into this world by her parents on 4th March 1973 in Torquay, Devon, United Kingdom. She holds a British nationality and belongs to British-White ethnicity. Her zodiac or star sign is Pisces and her race is white. Her religious belief is unknown. Her real or birth name is Penelope Mary Mordaunt. Recently, she has celebrated her 48 birthday on 4 March 2021.

Penny Mordaunt is the daughter of John Mordaunt (Father), who is a former paratrooper & a special needs teacher, and Jennifer (Mother), who is a relative of Philip Snowden, the first Labour Chancellor of the Exchequer. When she was 15 years old her mother died of breast cancer. She has two brothers: a younger brother Edward and James. James is her twin brother and he is openly gay. Moreover, Dame Angela Lansbury is her grandmother's Cousin.

About Penny Mordaunt's education, she was educated at Oaklands Roman Catholic School Academy and also studied drama at the Victoryland Theatre School. She was the first member of her family to go to University as she attended the University of Reading where she read philosophy and graduated in 1995.

Personal Life

Penny Mordaunt is currently single and she is focused on her professional career. Back then, she married Paul Murray (ex-husband) in the year 1999 when they were both mature students at Reading University. Later, they got divorced in the year 2000. After then, she began a long-term relationship with her partner, Ian Lyon, who is a classical singer but later, they separated. By sexuality, she is straight.

Penny Mordaunt and her long-term partner Ian Lyon


Net Worth

Penny Mordaunt has an estimated net worth of around $3 million dollars as of 2021. She earned the money being a professional Conservative politician and from other related organizations. The basic annual salary of a member of parliament is £81932, which is her salary income. She is also actives in many charity works such as "Hilsea Lido", "The Patey Centre", "Wymering Manor", "Southsea Greenhouse". She is a patron of the Victoria Cross Trust as well as an ambassador for Portsmouth Scouts.

Penny Mordaunt, the first-ever female Defence Secretary (on 1 May 2019)


Body Measurements

A beautiful lady, Penny Mordaunt stands at the perfect height with balanced body weight. With a slim body build, she has a pair of black eyes color and her hair color is brown.

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