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Earle Page

Australian politician, 11th Prime Minister of Australia

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