John Cain (41st Premier of Victoria)

Australian politician; 41st Premier of Victoria (1931-2019)
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John Cain (26 April 1931 – 23 December 2019) was an Australian politician. He was born in Melbourne. Cain was the 41st Premier of Victoria, in office from 1982 to 1990 as leader of the Labor Party.[1] His father was John Cain, the 34th Premier of Victoria.

Cain died on 23 December 2019 at a Melbourne hospital, aged 88.[2] He had a massive stroke on 10 December.[3]


  1. "John Cain Library". Northcote High School website. Retrieved 13 March 2019.
  2. "John Cain, Victoria's longest-serving Labor premier, dies". ABC News. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 23 December 2019. Retrieved 23 December 2019.
  3. Koob, Simone Fox (23 December 2019). "Former Victorian premier John Cain has died". The Age. Retrieved 23 December 2019.