Tom Bull

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Tom Bull
Senator for New South Wales
In office
1 July 1965 – 30 June 1971
Personal details
Born (1905-09-07)7 September 1905
Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Died 11 August 1976(1976-08-11) (aged 70)
Nationality Australian
Political party Australian Country Party
Children Richard Bull
Occupation Grazier, company director

Thomas Louis "Tom" Bull (7 September 1905 – 11 August 1976) was an Australian politician. Born in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, he was educated at Wesley College in Melbourne, after which he returned to New South Wales as a grazier in Narrandera. He was President of the Australian Woolgrowers and Graziers Council, 1962-1965, and was also a company director. In 1964, he was elected to the Australian Senate as a Country Party Senator for New South Wales, taking his seat in 1965. He was defeated in 1970, and died in 1976.[1]

His son, Richard Bull, was later elected to the New South Wales Legislative Council.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carr, Adam (2008). "Australian Election Archive". Psephos, Adam Carr's Election Archive. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  2. ^ Parliament of New South Wales (2008). "The Hon. Richard Thomas Marshall Bull (1946 - )". Former Members. Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 24 January 2009. [dead link]