David Lange (left) stands with then Labour leader Bill Rowling on the steps of Parliament in 1979. From the start Lange was a trenchant critic of Rowling, predicting that he would replace him as leader before the 1984 election. This proved to be correct.
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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 (accessed 27 September 2021)