As per our current Database, Joan Burton is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Joan Burton is 71 years, 6 months and 6 days old. Joan Burton will celebrate 72rd birthday on a Monday 1st of February 2021. Below we countdown to Joan Burton upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Joan Burton|
|Age||71 years old|
|Born||February 1, 1949 (Ireland)|
Joan Burton’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.
Joan Burton was born in the Year of the Ox. Another of the powerful Chinese Zodiac signs, the Ox is steadfast, solid, a goal-oriented leader, detail-oriented, hard-working, stubborn, serious and introverted but can feel lonely and insecure. Takes comfort in friends and family and is a reliable, protective and strong companion. Compatible with Snake or Rooster.
In 2014, this Labour Party leader and longtime member of the Teachta Dala (Irish legislature) took office as Ireland's Deputy Prime Minister (or Tanaiste). Previously, she had served as both Minister for Social Protection and Minister of State for Overseas Development Aid and Human Rights.
After studying Business at University College Dublin, she taught at both the Dublin Institute of Technology and Tanzania's University of Dar es Salaam.
In the early 1990s, she briefly served as Minister of State for the Department of Social Welfare.
A native of Dublin, Ireland, she was raised in Inchicore by her adoptive parents. Her marriage to Pat Carroll resulted in one child.
In 2014, she replaced Eamon Gilmore as leader of the Irish Labour Party.