1935 in New Zealand
- 1 Population
- 2 Incumbents
- 3 Events
- 4 Arts and literature
- 5 Sport
- 6 Births
- 7 Deaths
- 8 See also
- 9 References
- 10 External links
- Estimated population as of 31 December: 1,569,700 
- Increase since previous 31/12/1934: 11,300 (0.73%)
- Males per 100 females: 103.1
Regal and viceregal
- Head of State - George V
- Governor-General - The Lord Bledisloe GCMG KBE PC, succeeded same year by The Viscount Galway GCMG DSO OBE PC 
The 24th New Zealand Parliament continued with the coalition of the United Party and the Reform Party. In November the New Zealand general election, 1935 resulted in a massive win for the opposition Labour Party.
- Speaker of the House - Charles Statham
- Prime Minister - George Forbes then Michael Joseph Savage
- Minister of Finance - Gordon Coates then Walter Nash
- Minister of Foreign Affairs - George Forbes then Michael Joseph Savage
- Attorney-General - George Forbes then Rex Mason
- Leader of the Opposition - Michael Joseph Savage (Labour) until 6 December, then George Forbes (United/Reform).
Main centre leaders
- Mayor of Auckland - George Hutchison then Ernest Davis
- Mayor of Hamilton - John Robert Fow
- Mayor of Wellington - Thomas Hislop
- Mayor of Christchurch - Dan Sullivan
- Mayor of Dunedin - Edwin Thomas Cox
- 13 February: Fourth session of the 24th Parliament commences.
- 5 April: Parliament goes into recess.
- 29 June: The Christchurch Times ceases publication. The newspaper began as the Lyttelton Times in 1851.
- 29 August: Parliament recommences.
- 26 October: Fourth session of the 24th Parliament concludes.
- 1 November: The 24th Parliament is dissolved.
- 26 November: Voting in the four Māori electorates for the 1935 General Election.
- 27 November: Voting in the 76 general electorates for the 1935 General Election.
Arts and literature
See: 1935 in music
- Down on the Farm (1935 film)
- Hei Tiki / Primitive Passions
- New Zealand's Charm: A Romantic Outpost of Empire 
- Magic Playgrounds in New Zealand's Geyserland 
- The 44th National Chess Championship was held in Christchurch, and was won by J.A. Erskine of Invercargill.
- The 25th New Zealand Open championship was won by Alex Murray.
- The 39th National Amateur Championships were held in Christchurch 
- Men: J.P. Hornabrook (Masterton)
- Women: Miss J. Anderson
- The Chatham Cup is won by Hospital of Wellington who beat Western of Christchurch 3—1 in the final.
- Provincial league champions: 
- 31 May: Jim Bolger, politician & 35th Prime Minister of NZ
- 31 May: Bruce Bolton, cricketer
- 22 June: Koro Wētere, politician
- 10 July: Wilson Whineray, rugby player and businessman
- 18 August: Howard Morrison, entertainer
- 9 October: Paul Barton, cricketer
- December 5: Marise Chamberlain, middle-distance runner
- 21 December: Don Neely, cricket player and selector
- Barrie Bates (Billy Apple), pop artist
- Reg Boorman, politician
- Barry Crump, author
- Brian MacDonell, politician
- Lois Muir, netball player and coach
- 7 June: Elizabeth McCombs, first female Member of NZ Parliament
- 18 October Ernie Booth, rugby player and 1905 ("originals") All Black
- 24 October: Rev Dr James Gibb, Presbyterian minister
- List of years in New Zealand
- Timeline of New Zealand history
- History of New Zealand
- Military history of New Zealand
- Timeline of the New Zealand environment
- Timeline of New Zealand's links with Antarctica
- Statistics New Zealand:Historical Population Estimates
- Statistics New Zealand: New Zealand Official Yearbook, 1990. ISSN 0078-0170 page 52
- "Elections NZ - Leaders of the Opposition". Retrieved 6 April 2008.
- Lambert & Palenski: The New Zealand Almanac, 1982. ISBN 0-908570-55-4
- "Chapter 2: Early Statistical Sources – 19th Century" (PDF). Statistical publications 1840-2000. Statistics New Zealand. p. 12. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 November 2007.
- List of New Zealand Chess Champions
- "PGA European - Holden New Zealand Open". The Sports Network. 2005. Retrieved 25 March 2009.
- edited by A. H. McLintock (1966). "Men's Golf - National Champions". An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand. Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand. Retrieved 13 February 2009.
- List of NZ Trotting cup winners
- Auckland Trotting cup at hrnz.co.nz
- Chatham Cup records, nzsoccer.com
- "New Zealand: List of champions". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. 1999.
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