John Hayes (Australian politician)

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The Honourable
John Hayes
John Blyth Hayes.jpg
Premier of Tasmania
In office
12 August 1922 – 14 August 1923
Preceded by Thomas Bakhap
Succeeded by Sir Walter Lee
President of the Australian Senate
In office
1 July 1938 – 30 June 1941
Preceded by Patrick Lynch
Succeeded by James Cunningham
Senator for Tasmania
In office
12 September 1923 – 30 June 1947
Personal details
Born (1868-04-21)21 April 1868
Bridgewater, Tasmania
Died 12 July 1956(1956-07-12) (aged 88)
Launceston, Tasmania
Political party Nationalist (1923–31)
UAP (1931–45)
Liberal (1945–47)

John Blyth Hayes (21 April 1868 – 12 July 1956) was Premier of Tasmania from 12 August 1922 to 14 August 1923. Hayes was also the President of the Australian Senate from 1 July 1938 to 30 June 1941.

Hayes was born in Bridgewater, and died in Launceston.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Sir Walter Lee
Premier of Tasmania
1922-1923
Succeeded by
Sir Walter Lee
Preceded by
Patrick Lynch
President of the Australian Senate
1938–1941
Succeeded by
James Cunningham