Gough Whitlam


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Edward Gough Whitlam (born 11 July 1916), known as Gough Whitlam, served as the 21st Prime Minister of Australia. Whitlam led the Australian Labor Party (ALP) to power at the 1972 election and retained government at the 1974 election, before being dismissed by Governor-General Sir John Kerr at the climax of the 1975 Australian constitutional crisis. Whitlam remains the only Prime Minister to have ... more »

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  • ''The punters know that the horse named Morality rarely gets past the post, whereas the nag named Self-Interest always runs a good race.''
    Gough Whitlam (b. 1916), Australian Labor politician, prime minister. Daily Telegraph (London, Oct. 19, 1989).
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