Blair was appointed prime minister after Labour won the 1997 general election. He was the youngest prime minister of the 20th century. Blair supported the 2003 invasion of Iraq and had the British Armed Forces participate in the Iraq War. Blair resigned as Labour leader on 24 June 2007 and as prime minister on 27 June 2007.
See also: Premiership of Tony Blair, Tony Booth (actor), Euan Blair, Tony Blair Institute for Global Change, The Trial of Tony Blair, and Tony Blair (disambiguation).