David Cameron is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and leader of the Conservative and Unionist Party. On Thursday, May 7th he leads his party into one of the closest General Elections in British history, with most opinion polls suggesting that no single party – indeed, no likely coalition of parties – will be able to form a majority under the UK’s first-past-the-post electoral system.
Here’s what you need to know about the man who currently resides in 10 Downing Street:
1. He’s the Seventh Youngest Prime Minister of the United Kingdom