|Birthname||Alastair MacLaurin Mackerras|
|born on||16 October 1928 at 14:50 (= 2:50 PM )|
|Place||Vaucluse, Australia, 33s51, 151e17|
|Timezone||AEST h10e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||22°35' 20°40 Asc. 11°40'|
Australian educational administrator from a noted family, nicknamed "Mango", he served as headmaster of Sydney Grammar School from 1969 to 1989. He was the first Grammar old boy to become principal.
His siblings were conductor Charles (1925-2010), barrister Neil (1930-1987), violinist Joan (1934-2020), interior designer Elisabeth (b. 1937) and twins, psephologist Malcolm and sinologist Colin (b. 1939). They are descendants of the pioneer Australian musician Isaac Nathan.
Mackerras married at age 41 and had four step children. He died on 6 January 1999 at age 70 in Sydney.
- sibling relationship with Mackerras, Charles (born 17 November 1925)
- (has as) mentor relationship with Turnbull, Malcolm (born 24 October 1954)
- Relationship : End significant relationship December 1977 (Separated from Sue Edwards)
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- Work : Prize 1989 (Order of Australia)
Sy Scholfield quotes Mackerras's data from a document, "More Oz Birth Data," compiled by Dennis Sutton, stating source as "From him to Susan Alexander."
- Family : Childhood : Advantaged
- Family : Childhood : Family large (One of seven children)
- Family : Childhood : Order of birth (Second of seven)
- Family : Relationship : Married late/never (At age 41)
- Family : Parenting : Foster, Step, or Adopted Kids (Four steps)
- Family : Parenting : Kids none
- Vocation : Education : Administrator (Headmaster)
- Notable : Awards : Public Service (AO)