FRANCIS FORD

PRIME MINISTER FROM 6 JULY_ 13 JULY 1945

BY TYLER

BORN: 18 JULY 1890

PLACE OF BIRTH: MITCHELL, QUEENSLAND

DATE OF BIRTH: 9 NOVEMBER 1967

EDUCATION: CHRISTIAN BROTHERS COLLEGE, TOOWOOMBA, QUEENSLAND

FAMILY: WIFE: VERONICA FORDE CHILDREN: MARY, MERCIA, CLARE, GERALD

FRANCIS FORD

PARTY

ALP

INTERESTING INFO

FRANCIS FORDE WAS REMEMBERED IN HIS HOME STATE AS THE MAN WHO ERASED THE BRISBANE LINE. HIS PRIME MINISTERAL TERM OF EIGHT DAYS IS THE SHORTEST IN AUSTRALIAN HISTORY. FORDE WAS 92 YEARS OLD WHEN HE DIED MAKING HIM AUSTRALIAS SECOND LONGEST LIVED PRIME MINISTER.