Richard Doyle (politician)
Richard James Doyle
|Senator for North York, Ontario|
|Appointed by||Brian Mulroney|
March 10, 1923|
|Died||April 9, 2003(aged 80)|
|Political party||Progressive Conservative|
|Committees||Chair, Standing Committee of Selection (1991-1993)|
He is the author of two books: The Royal Story and Hurly-Burly: A Time at the Globe.
He was appointed to the Senate in 1985 representing the senatorial division of North York, Ontario and sat as a Progressive Conservative until his mandatory retirement when he turned 75.
In 1983, he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada. He was made a member of the Canadian News Hall of Fame in 1990.
- "Debates of the Senate (Hansard), 1st Session, 36th Parliament, Volume 137, Issue 44". Retrieved January 31, 2006.
- "Debates of the Senate (Hansard), 2nd Session, 37th Parliament, Volume 140, Issue 50". Retrieved January 31, 2006.