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Rafe Mair

Canadian politician

Rafe Mair (31 December 1931 – 9 October 2017) was a Canadian lawyer, political commentator and former radio personality and politician in British Columbia, Canada. He served as member of the British Columbia Legislative Assembly for Kamloops from 1975 through 1983. He served as a member of the British Columbia Social Credit Party.

Rafe Mair
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Member of the British Columbia Legislative Assembly
for Kamloops
In office
11 December 1975 – 5 May 1983
Preceded byGerald Hamilton Anderson
Succeeded byClaude Richmond
Personal details
Born(1931-12-31)31 December 1931
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Died9 October 2017(2017-10-09) (aged 85)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Political partySocial Credit
Alma materUniversity of British Columbia
OccupationLawyer, Pundit, Radio Personality, Politician

Mair died on 9 October 2017 in Vancouver at the age of 85.[1]


  • Canada, is anyone listening? (1998)
  • Rants, raves and recollections (2000)
  • Still Ranting: More Rants, Raves, and Recollections (2002)
  • Rafe : a memoir (2004)
  • Hard talk (2005)
  • Over the Mountains: More Thoughts on Things that Matter (2006)
  • I Remember Horsebuns (2015)


  1. "B.C. broadcasting giant Rafe Mair dead at 85". CBC News. 9 October 2017. Retrieved 9 October 2017.