Story: Lange, David Russell

David Lange and Geoffrey Palmer

David Lange and Geoffrey Palmer

Deputy Prime Minister Geoffrey Palmer is seen beside Lange in the House of Representatives in 1989, the day after Lange resigned as prime minister. Palmer became prime minister soon after. Lange was attorney general outside Cabinet for Palmer’s ministry until the defeat of the Labour government in 1990.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1989/2951/25-F
Photograph by Ray Pigney

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How to cite this page:

Barry Gustafson. 'Lange, David Russell', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6l1/lange-david-russell/page-6 (accessed 12 December 2019)