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Arthur Fadden

AKA Arthur William Fadden

Born: 13-Apr-1895
Birthplace: Ingham, Queensland, Australia
Died: 21-Apr-1973
Location of death: Brisbane, Australia
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Cremated, Mount Thompson Crematorium, Brisbane, Australia

Gender: Male
Religion: Presbyterian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Head of State

Nationality: Australia
Executive summary: Prime Minister of Australia, 1941

Father: Richard Fadden (policeman)
Mother: Annie Moorhead
Wife: Ilma Thornber (m. 27-Dec-1916, d. 14-May-1987, two sons, two daughters)
Son: Gordon (b. 1922)
Son: John
Daughter: Mavis
Daughter: Betty

    High School: Walkerston State School, Queensland

    Treasurer of Australia (1949-58)
    Member of the Australian Parliament for McPherson (1949-58)
    Prime Minister of Australia (29-Aug-1941 to 7-Oct-1941)
    Treasurer of Australia (1940-41)
    Australian Minister Civil Aviation (1940)
    Australian Minister Air (1940)
    Member of the Australian Parliament for Darling Downs (1936-49)
    Queensland Assembly for Kennedy (1932-35)
    Australian City Council Townsville (1930-32)
    Commonwealth Institute of Accountants (1921-73)
    Country Party (Australia) Leader (1940-58)

Author of books:
They Call Me Artie: The Memoirs of Sir Arthur Fadden (1969, memoir)

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