Malcolm Fraser

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Birthday
21, 1930
Birthplace
Australia
Death Date
Mar 20, 2015 (84)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
21, 1930
Birthplace
Australia
Death Date
Mar 20, 2015 (84)

About

From 1975 until 1983, this Liberal Party leader served as Australia's twenty-second Prime Minister. Previously, he had held office as Australia's Minister for Education and Science; Minister for Defense; and Minister for the Army.

Before Fame

After graduating from Magdalen College, Oxford University, he returned to his native Australia and began his political career as a Member Parliament for Wannon.

Trivia

While in office as prime minister, he subscribed to a Keynesian economic philosophy.

Family Life

His six-decade marriage to Tamie Fraser lasted until his death in 2015 and produced four children.

Associated With

He was succeeded in office by Labor Party Prime Minister Bob Hawke.