Boris, 55, could make a £700,000 profit from the … In March 2016 he revealed on ITV that on a visit to New York, a young girl mistook him for 2016 Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump. The Bullingdon Club is an unofficial exclusive all-male dining club for Oxford University undergraduates. Here's the lowdown... Boris, born Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson on June 19, 1964, is 55-years-old. He lived between the two countries until he was five. This service is provided on News Group Newspapers' Limited's Standard Terms and Conditions in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy. Johnson said in a documentary about the club: "This is a truly shameful vignette of almost superhuman undergraduate arrogance, toffishness and twittishness. According to site Celebrity Net Worth, the Prime Minister has amassed a fortune of £3.1million, as of July 2019. It has been estimated by authoritative sources that Boris counts his net worth at the amount of $2 million as of mid-2016. Apart from his political career, Boris is also recognized as an author, publishing 11 books so far, including “Friends, Voters, Countrymen” (2001), “Seventy-Two Virgins” (2004), “The Dream Of Rome” (2006), “The Perils Of The Pushy Parents: A Cautionary Tale” (2007), and his latest book “The Churchill Factor” (2014), which have also added a lot to his overall net worth. His first political office position came in 2001 when he was elected as a Member of Parliament for Henley. We analyze multiple source & then used our own metric to decide how rich is Boris Johnson. Guardian July 2016: Appointed as UK's foreign secretary Johnson gave up his Daily Telegraph column, meaning giving up an annual salary of £275,000. Members wore blue tailcoats with white silk facings, mustard yellow waistcoats and gold buttons. He started his career in 1987 writing for the prestigious British newspaper “The Times”; however, he quit this position in 1994 and joined “The Daily Telegraph”. Boris Johnson Net Worth. While there, he started writing for the students’ newspaper, and became the editor. As an MP, Mr Johnson was entitled to a salary of £79,468, since April 1, 2019. https://www.celebritynetworth.com/richest-politicians/boris-johnson-net-worth Bojo started working at The Times in 1987. Required fields are marked *. Was commonly touted as a future leader of the Conservative Party. Boris is also known as a journalist and author, who has published 11 books. UK Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (2016-). He had to wear a grommet, a small tube surgically implanted in the eardrum to drain liquid as a child. Your email address will not be published. He won £1,000 in a poetry contest by The Spectator (UK) Magazine for writing a poem which was deemed offensive to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.