Archives for March 1991

Sir John Kerr Dies, 76

Sir John Kerr, the Governor-General who dismissed Gough Whitlam, has died, in Sydney, at the age of 76.

Kerr died on Sunday, March 24, but his death was not reported until the next day.

This is the Channel 9 News Melbourne report of Kerr’s death. [Read more…]

Sir John Kerr Dies, 76

Sir John Kerr died in Sydney on March 24, 1991.

His death was announced after he was buried the following day.

He was 76.

This is how Channel 9 News in Melbourne reported Kerr’s death: