Mark Rutte (born February 14, 1967) is a Dutch Politician, the VVD Political Party Leader and 50th Prime Minister, the Netherlands from The Hague (Netherlands). In fact, he is serving the position of the PM since 2010. Mark is the member of the People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD) from 2006. During the general election, his party served as opposition in 2006 by losing six seats.
Earlier, he has served on positions like State Secretary of Social Affairs and Employment (2002) and Education, Culture & Science (2004). In 2010 elections, he won 31 seats out of 150 in the House Representatives. He has sworn the Prime Minister of Netherlands and formed his Rutte cabinet.
Moreover, he becomes the first liberal PM. At the time of the second elections, VVD and Labour Party formed a coalition government. However, the VVD party lost the 2017 elections. Apart from that, it remained the largest party to win the polling. The Rutt cabinet has installed on October 26, 2017, by King Willem-Alexander.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
This Netherlands Prime Minister (PM) was born on the 14th of February 1967 in The Hague. Therefore, Mark Rutte’s age is 51 years old, as of 2018. He is the son of Izaäk Rutte (Father), who is a private company worker.
In fact, Mark’s mother Hermina Cornelia Dilling was a secretary in a firm. He is the youngest sibling in the family. Moreover, he pursued his graduation from Ignatius Gymnasium High School.
He received his Masters’ degree (History) from Leiden University. Though, he wants to be a pianist. During his studies, he joined the youth wing of the VVD party. As of now, Mark is single now.
|Real Full Birth Name||Mark Rutte.|
|Profession||VVD Party Leader.|
|Age (As of 2018)||51 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||14th of February 1967.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||The Hague, Netherlands.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aquarius.|
|Current Residence||Catshuis, Netherlands.|
|Famous for||Serving as the 50th Prime Minister of Netherlands since 2010.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 3".
Centimeters: 193 cm.
Meters: 1.93 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||42-36-38.|
|Shoe Size (US)||6.|
|Tattoo details?||Not Known.|
|Parents||Father: Izaäk Rutte.
Mother: Hermina Cornelia Dilling.
Sister: Will Update Soon.
|Famous Relatives||Not Known.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not Found.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Not Known.|
|Highest Qualification||MA in History from Leiden University.|
|School||Ignatius Gymnasium High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Leiden University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Johnny Depp.
Actress: Joey King.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Miami.|
|Love to do||Shopping, and Traveling.|
|Food Habits||Spanish & Chinese Dishes.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$2.25 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Earnings||$222,053 USD (on 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Not Known.|
|Official Website||Will Update Soon.|
Facts about Mark Rutte (Netherlands Prime Minister)
- After finishing his studied, Mark joined the Unilever Company and Iglomora Group.
- Rutt worked in the Human Resource department of both the companies from 1997 to 2001.
- He decided to be the part of the Dutch politics after joining VVD Party.
- During the year 2003, he appointed as the Member of the Parliament (MP).
- In fact, he tried to raise the issues of European Union deficit and budget.
- Money Factor: The estimated Mark Rutte’s Net worth is $2.25 Million US Dollars. He receives an annual salary of $222,053 US Dollars (Fiscal Year 2018).
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- However, his first cabinet lasted for 558 days and he submitted his resignation to Queen Beatrix.
- The 51-year-old holds the membership of Dutch Protestant Church.
- On the other hand, he devotes his two hours to teach in the secondary schools.
- Currently, he is also serving as the President of VVD Party succeeding Jozias van Aartsen.