John Curtin

Australian politician, 14th Prime Minister of Australia (1885-1945)

John Joseph Curtin (8 January 1885 – 5 July 1945) was Prime Minister of Australia from 1941 to 1945. He went to St Abrose's School. His background is Irish.

Rt Hon John Curtin
14th Prime Minister of Australia
In office
7 October, 1941 – 6 July, 1945
Preceded byArthur Fadden
Succeeded byFrank Forde
ConstituencyFremantle, (Western Australia)
Personal details
Born(1885-01-08)8 January 1885
Creswick, Victoria
Died5 July 1945(1945-07-05) (aged 60)
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Political partyLabor