Category:Bill Rowling

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Sir Wallace Edward Rowling, KCMG (15 November 1927 – 31 October 1995), often known as Bill Rowling, was the 30th Prime Minister of New Zealand. He was in office for just over a year, having been appointed Prime Minister following the death of the highly popular Norman Kirk. Rowling was unable to retain the premiership, but remained leader of the Labour Party for some time after his defeat.

Bill Rowling 
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Prime Minister of New Zealand, politician, teacher
Date of birth 15 November 1927
Date of death 31 October 1995
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Educated at
Member of political party
Position held
  • Member of the New Zealand House of Representatives
  • Prime Minister of New Zealand
  • New Zealand finance minister
  • Leader of the Opposition
  • Member of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom
  • ambassador
Award received
  • Knight Commander of the Order of St Michael and St George
Authority control
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