Story: Lange, David Russell

Memorial service, 2005

June Mulgrew, Sir Edmund Hillary and then Prime Minister Helen Clark were amongst those who took part in a memorial service for David Lange after his death in August 2005. Listen to an excerpt from the service, in which entertainer Gary McCormick reads a message from the governor general. The event was broadcast nationally.

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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-7 (accessed 11 August 2020)