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Biographical entry Morrison, William (Bill) Lawrence (1928 - 2013)

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Born
1928
Died
2013
Occupation
Politician

Summary

Bill Morrison served as the minister for Science under the Whitlam Government in the 1970s.

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Events

1949
Education - Earned Degree in Economics at Sydney University
1950 -
Career position - Cadet, Department of External Affairs, Commonwealth Public Service
1969
Career event - Won seat of St George, Sydney
1972 - 1975
Career position - Federal Minister for Science
1975
Career event - Lost seat of St George, Sydney
1980
Career event - Won seat of St George, Sydney
1980 - 1983
Career position - Member of the Opposition, Commonwealth Government of Australia
1985 - 1989
Career position - Ambassador to Indonesia
1988
Award - Officer of the Order of Australia for service to the Commonwealth Parliament and to international relations

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