Earle Page

Australian politician, 11th Prime Minister of Australia (1880-1961)

Sir Earle Christmas Grafton Page (8 August 188020 December 1961) was the eleventh Prime Minister of Australia. He became Prime Minister when Joseph Lyons died in office. He remained until a new leader, Robert Menzies, was elected by the United Australia Party.

Rt Hon Sir Earle Page
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11th Prime Minister of Australia
In office
7 April, 1939 – 26 April, 1939
Preceded byJoseph Lyons
Succeeded byRobert Menzies
Personal details
Born(1880-08-08)8 August 1880
Grafton, New South Wales
Died20 December 1961(1961-12-20) (aged 81)
Political partyCountry Party
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Barton | Deakin | Watson | Reid | Fisher | Cook | Hughes | Bruce | Scullin | Lyons | Page | Menzies | Fadden | Curtin | Forde | Chifley | Holt | McEwen | Gorton | McMahon | Whitlam | Fraser | Hawke | Keating | Howard | Rudd | Gillard | Abbott | Turnbull | Morrison