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Famous Name: Gough

November 11 is Remembrance Day, but it’s important in Australian history for another reason: the constitutional crisis of 1975, when Labor Prime Minister Gough Whitlam was dismissed from office by Governor-General Sir John Kerr. 1,182 more words

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Famous Name: Edward

This year is the centenary of World War I, and just a few days ago there were commemorative celebrations for the first Australian troops to leave for the battlefields of Gallipoli. 1,319 more words

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Famous Name: Dorrigo

Earlier this month, Tasmanian author Richard Flanagan was named the winner of the Man Booker Prize 2014¬†for his novel, The Narrow Road to the Deep North… 1,108 more words