Ken Livingstone was elected as the first Mayor of London on 4 May 2000. He was re-elected in June 2004. On 2nd May 2008 Boris Johnson was confirmed as the second Mayor of London.
Ken Livingstone was born in Streatham, South London on 14th June 1945. He joined the London Labour Party in 1969 and in 1970 enrolled at Phillipa Fawcett Teacher Training College. Between 1971 and 1978 he served as a member of Lambeth Council, holding the position of vice-chair of the housing committee from 1971-73. In 1978 […]