John Fearns Nicoll

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Sir John Fearns Nicoll KCMG (1899 - 1981) was a British colonial governor. He was Colonial Secretary of Hong Kong from 1949 to 1952, and Governor of Singapore from 1952 to 1955.

Nicoll was invested as a Knight of the Order of St Michael and St George.[1] He died at Scio House Hospital, Putney Heath.

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  • Chua, Alvin (2009-07-06). "Sir John Fearns Nicoll". Singapore Infopedia. National Library Board Singapore. Retrieved 2010-08-17. 
Government offices
Preceded by
David Mercer MacDougall
Colonial Secretary of Hong Kong
1949-1952
Succeeded by
Sir Robert Brown Black
Preceded by
Franklin Charles Gimson
Governor of Singapore
1952-1955
Succeeded by
Sir Robert Brown Black