Michael Easson
Michael Bernard Easson AM (born March 1955 in Sydney, Australia), is an Australian businessman.On 8 June 1998 Easson was awarded Member of the Order of Australia (AM). He is a Fellow of the Australian...
Keith Anderson (Australian politician)
Keith Anderson (23 October 1916 – 27 November 1965) was an Australian politician and member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1961 until 1962. He was a member of the Australian Labor Pa...
Grace Grace
Ignazia Graziella Grace, usually known as Grace Grace (born 12 August 1958) is an Australian politician who represents the electoral district of Brisbane Central in the Queensland Legislative Assembly...
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Fred Beerworth
Frederick Hubert "Fred" Beerworth (6 May 1886 – 17 May 1968) was an Australian politician. Born in Quorn, South Australia, he received a primary education before becoming a farmer at Carrieton. ...
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Jack Austin (footballer)
John William "Jack" Austin (9 December 1910 – 8 March 1983) was an Australian rules football player for the South Melbourne Swans from 1930 to 1938, playing 140 games in the back-pocket and at f...
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Edward Brooker
William Edward Brooker (4 January 1891 – 18 June 1948) was an Australian Labor Party politician. He became the Premier of Tasmania on 19 December 1947 while Robert Cosgrove was facing corruption...
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Eileen Powell
Eileen Louisa Powell (3 August 1913 – 19 July 1997) was an Australian trade unionist and women's activist. She was New South Wales' first female industrial advocate.She joined the Australian Lab...
William Ferguson (Australian Aboriginal leader)
William Ferguson (24 July 1882 – 4 January 1950) was an Indigenous Australian leader.He was born at Darlington Point, Waddai, New South Wales, and worked as a shearer, labourer and mailman in th...
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Charles Lamp
Charles Adcock Lamp (3 September 1895 – 17 April 1972) was an Australian politician. Born in Hobart, Tasmania, he was educated at state schools in Queenstown before becoming an apprentice shipwr...
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Tom Garland
Thomas "Tom" Garland (1 June 1893 – 14 February 1952) was a Scottish-born Australian trade unionist.Garland was born in Glasgow to ironworker James Garland and Agnes, née Weldon. He attended pri...
Bill Galvin (Australian politician)
Leslie William "Bill" Galvin (30 April 1903 – 1 July 1966) was an Australian politician. He was an Australian Labor Party member of the Victorian Legislative Assembly for Bendigo from 1945 to 1955 whe...
Billy Duggan
William Joseph "Billy" Duggan (31 January 1884 – 4 July 1934) was an Australian trade unionist who served as the first president of the Australian Council of Trade Unions.Duggan was born in Melb...
Clarrie Isaacs
Clarence Frederick "Clarrie" Isaacs also known as Yaluritja and Ishak Mohamad Haj (9 April 1948 – 26 November 2003) was an Australian Aboriginal activist.
Isaacs attended Perth Modern School...
Frank Finnan
The Hon. Frank Finnan (23 September 1897 – 21 March 1966) was an Australian politician and a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1941 until 1953 . He was a member of the Austral...
Donald Macdonell (Australian politician)
Donald Macdonell (1862 – 26 October 1911) was an Australian politician.Born at Stuart Mill near St Arnaud, Victoria, to Scottish-born farmer and shearer Alexander Macdonell, he helped on his fat...
William Maule McDowell Webster
William Maule McDowell Webster (3 January 1885 – 20 April 1958) was an Australian unionist and station agent.Born in Forbes to grazier Edward Webster and Ellen, née Crooks, he became a stock and...
Jim Bacon
James Alexander Bacon, AC (15 May 1950 – 20 June 2004) was Premier of Tasmania from 1998 to 2004.
Bacon was born in Melbourne; his father Frank, a doctor, died when Jim was twelve, ...
Greg Wilton
Gregory Stuart (Greg) Wilton (6 November 1955 – 14 June 2000) was an Australian politician. He was a member of the Australian House of Representatives, representing the Division of Isaa...
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Harry Jensen
Henry Frederick Jensen AO, (12 July 1913 – 27 August 1998) was an Australian ALP politician, who served as a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1965 until 1981. He was also ...
Frank Anstey
Francis George "Frank" Anstey (18 August 1865 – 31 October 1940), Australian politician, served 38 years as a Labor member of the Victorian and Commonwealth parliaments.Anstey was born ...
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Jack Egerton
Sir John (Jack) Alfred Roy Egerton (11 March 1918 – 21 December 1998) was an Australian trade union organiser and member of the Australian Labor Party. Egerton was born in Emerald, Queensland an...
Chummy Fleming
John William 'Chummy' Fleming (1863 – 25 January 1950) was a pioneer unionist, agitator for the unemployed, and anarchist in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. "Chummy" Fleming was instrumental in starti...
Archibald Stewart
Archibald Stewart (30 December 1867 – 29 May 1925) was an Australian trade unionist and ALP official.Stewart was born at Sebastopol to Scottish-born parents: miner John Stewart and Anne, née Ers...