Elio Di Rupo

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Elio Di Rupo, 2003

Elio Di Rupo (born 18 July 1951) is the Prime Minister of Belgium and the leader of Socialist Party. He was born in Morlanwelz, Wallonia to Italian parents. Di Rupo is an atheist and is openly gay.[1]

He is the first openly gay man to lead a sovereign state, and the first openly gay man to win the position in his own right pursuant to an election.[2]

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