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List Of British Prime Ministers Who Resigned Like Boris Johnson

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The resignation of Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson as Leader of the Conservative Party and British Prime Minister has become a global discourse following his resignation speech at the Downing Street.

Boris Johnson delivering his resignation speech at the Downing Street on Thursday Afternoon, 7th July, 2022

Boris Johnson became the third consecutive United Kingdom Prime Minister in the Conservative Party to resign their position.

In all, Johnson’s resignation makes it the 10th of such since the start of the 20th century.

Below is a list of the ten Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom who resigned before their tenure of Office.

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1. Neville Chamberlain

Neville Chamberlain, UK Prime Minister, 1937-1940

He was a member of the Conservative Party who famously resigned as Prime Minister after the outbreak of the Second World War.

2. Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill, UK Prime Minister, 1940-1945

 He was also a member of the Conservative Party. He resigned as Prime Minister during his second term  due to ill-health in 1955. His second term lasted three years and 162 days.

3. Anthony Eden 

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Anthony Eden, UK Prime Minister, 1955-1957

He became the leader of the Conservative Party and served as the  Prime Minister of Britain. He who was forced to resign in 1957 due to the Suez Crisis. He served as the Prime Minister for a year and 279 days.

4. Harold Macmillan

Harold Macmillan, UK Prime Minister, 1957-1963

He was the leader of the Conservative Party and a Prime Minister who resigned in 1963 following the Profumo scandal. He was the Prime Minister for six years and 282 days.

5. Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher, UK Prime Minister, 1975-1990

She was famously called the Iron Lady, Thatcher was a Conservative Party leader. She resigned in November 1990 after failing to win a majority in a party leadership election. She was the Prime Minister for 11 years and 209 days.

6. Tony Blair 

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Tony Blair, UK Prime Minister, 1994-2007

He was the first Labour Party Prime Minister in the 20th century. He resigned as leader of the Labour Party in June 2007 during his third term as the Prime Minister as his popularity plunged following the invasion of Iraq. He was in power for more than 10 years.

7. Gordon Brown 

Gordon Brown, UK Prime Minister, 2007-2010

He was also a member of the Labour Party. He resigned as the Prime Minister and leader of his party after losing the 2010 general election. He was Prime Minister for two years and 319 days.

8. David Cameron 

David Cameron, UK Prime Minister, 2010-2016

He was the leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister. He resigned after the result of the 2016 Brexit referendum. He was Prime Minister for six years and 64 days.

9. Theresa May 

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Theresa May, UK Prime Minister, 2017-2019

She was also leader of the Conservative Party. She resigned in July 2019 after being unable to pass her Brexit Withdrawal Agreement. She had been in power for three years and 12 days.

10. Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson, UK Prime Minister, 2019-2022

He became leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister in 2019. He announced his resignation on July 7, 2022, after losing support from his party following a series of scandals. He was Prime Minister for just two years and exactly 348 days.

 

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Required Digital Photograph Dimensions For U.S. Diversity Visa Lottery 2024

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All You Need To Know About The Required Digital Photograph Dimensions For 2024 American Visa Lottery Registration.

The U.S Department of State under the auspices of the Bureau of Consular Affairs on Wednesday, 5th October, 2022 opened the registration portal for the 2024 Diversity Visa Lottery Program.

As part of the requirements needed to successfully complete the DV 2024 application, a Digital Photograph with unique dimensions is required.

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Below are some tips all potential 2024 Diversity Visa Lottery applicants must know concerning the standard digital photograph required for the registration.

Submitting a Digital Photograph  (U.S Visa Photo)

An applicant can take a new digital photograph or scan a recent (taken within the last six months) photograph with a digital scanner, if it meets all of the standards below.

1. DV entry photos must be of the same quality and composition as U.S. visa photos.

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You can see examples of acceptable photos here.

2. Do not submit a photograph older than six months or a photograph that does not meet all of the standards described below.

3. Submitting the same photograph that you submitted with a prior year’s entry, a photograph that has been manipulated, or a photograph that does not meet the specifications below will make you ineligible for a DV.

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Your photos or digital images must be:

  • In color

• In focus

• Sized such that the head is between 1 inch and 1 3/8 inches (22 mm and 35 mm) or 50 percent and 69 percent of the image’s total height from the bottom of the chin to the top of the head.

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The Digital Photograph Must Be:

• Taken within the last six months to reflect your current appearance

• Taken in front of a plain white or off-white background

• Taken in full-face view directly facing the camera

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• With a neutral facial expression and both eyes open

• Taken in clothing that you normally wear on a daily basis

• Uniforms should not be worn in your photo, except religious clothing that is worn daily.

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• Do not wear a hat or head covering that obscures the hair or hairline, unless worn daily for a religious purpose.  Your full face must be visible, and the head covering must not cast any shadows on your face.

• Headphones, wireless hands-free devices, or similar items are not acceptable in your photo.

• Do not wear eyeglasses.

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• If you normally wear a hearing device or similar articles, they may be worn in your photo.

Review the Photo Examples to see examples of acceptable and unacceptable photos.  Photos copied or digitally scanned from driver’s licenses or other official documents are not acceptable.

In addition, snapshots, magazine photos, low quality vending machine, and full-length photographs are not acceptable.

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You must upload your digital image as part of  entry.

Your digital image format must be:

• In JPEG (.jpg) file format

• Equal to or less than 240 kB (kilobytes) in file size

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• In a square aspect ratio (height must equal width)

• 600×600 pixels in dimension

Do you want to scan an existing photo?

In addition to the digital image requirements, your existing photo must be:

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  • 2x2inches(51x51mm)

• Scanned at a resolution of 300 pixels per inch (12 pixels per millimeter)

 Taking photos of your baby or toddler

When taking a photo of your baby or toddler, no other person should be in the photo, and your child should be looking at the camera with his or her eyes open.

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Tip Lay your baby on his or her back on a plain white or off-white sheet. This one will ensure your baby’s head is supported and provide a plain background for the photo.

Make certain there are no shadows on your baby’s face, especially if you take a picture from above with the baby lying down.

Tip Cover a car seat with a plain white or off-white sheet and take a picture of 2:  your child in the car seat.  This will also ensure your baby’s head is supported.

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How to register for DV 2024

Participants for DV 2024 can submit an entry by filling out the Diversity Visa Entry Form (DS-5501) on the registration website https://dvprogram.state.gov/.

Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the forms with your personal details, passport details, and family information (if any), and submit your digital photograph.

If you are married and/or have children at the time of submitting the entry form, include the names of your spouse and/or children in your entry.

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You won’t be able to include your children who were born at the time of submitting the entry at a later date.

Print the confirmation that appears after submitting the entry and keep it until September 2024.

Applicants are to note that, the deadline for the DV2024 registration is 8th November, 2022.

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