Carr, Bob

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Name
Carr, Bob Gender: M
born on 28 September 1947 at 00:50 (= 12:50 AM )
Place Matraville, Australia, 33s54, 151e18
Timezone AEST h10e (is standard time)
Data source
Bio/autobiography
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 03°39' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 02°46 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 02°13'



Biography

Australian journalist, government employee and politician, the state member for Maroubra in 1983 and Minister for Planning and Environment, 1984-88; Minister for Heritage 1986-88 and Minister for Consumer Affairs 1986. Carr became active in Labor Party politics as a youth of 15 and completed an arts degree at the U. of NSW before joining ABC as a radio journalist, 1969-78. He married Helena John on 2/24/1973.

From 1972-78, Carr worked as the education officer for the Labort Council of New South Wales and from 1978-83, as a journalist with the Bulletin. On 3/19/1988 the Labor Party was defeated by the Liberals in the state election and on 4/06/1988, following the resignation of Barry Unsworth, he took over as ALP leader. In the state election of 3/25/1994, the ALP defeated the Liberals and on 4/09/1995, he was sworn in as NSW Premier.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : New Job 1983 (State member for Maroubra)
  • Work : New Job 1984 (Minister for Planning and Environment, four years)
  • Work : New Job 1986 (Minister for Heritage, two years)
  • Work : New Job 1986 (Minister for Consumer Affairs)
  • Work : New Career 1969 (Radio journalist, ten years)
  • Relationship : Marriage 24 February 1973 (Helena John)
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  • Work : New Career 1972 (Education Officer)
  • Work : New Career 1978 (Journalist for the Bulletin, seven years)

Source Notes

Dennis Sutton quotes his biography, given in Sutton's 50 Australian charts, published 1996

Categories

  • Vocation : Politics : Government employee (Ministerial positions)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist (Journalist)
  • Vocation : Politics : Labor unions (ALP leader)
  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs (From 1973)
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office (Premier)

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