Mhairi Black (/ˈmaːre/,[i] born 12 September 1994) is a Scots politeecian. She haes been the Member o Pairlament for Paisley an Renfrewshire Sooth syne 2015, when she defeatit Labour Shaidae Foreign Secretar Douglas Alexander.
|Member o Pairlament|
for Paisley an Renfrewshire Sooth
Assumed office |
8 May 2015
|Precedit bi||Douglas Alexander|
12 September 1994|
|Poleetical pairty||Scots Naitional Pairty|
|Alma mater||Varsity o Glesga|
Black is the current Baby o the Hoose as the youngest member in the Hoose o Commons o the Unitit Kinrick. When elected in Mey 2015, she wis 20 years an 237 days auld, makkin her the youngest MP electit tae the Hoose o Commons o the Unitit Kinrick syne at least the Reform Act o 1832, replacin James Dickson wha wis 21 years an 67 days auld when electit in 1880.
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- "General Election 2015 Results: Paisley & Renfrewshire South". BBC News. 8 May 2015. Retrieved 8 May 2015.
- Lusher, Adam (8 May 2015). "General Election 2015: Mhairi Black: The 20-year-old who could become the youngest MP since 1667". The Independent. Retrieved 8 May 2015.
- Furness, Hannah (8 May 2015). "Election 2015 results: the weird, wonderful and the downright unexpected". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 12 May 2015.