Robert Keith Alexander
|Robert Keith Alexander|
|Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta|
1982 – November 5, 1985
|Preceded by||Peter Knaak|
|Succeeded by||Don Getty|
July 23, 1930|
Vulcan, Alberta, Canada
|Died||November 12, 2014
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
|Political party||Progressive Conservative|
|Spouse(s)||Denise Vanessa Varenne|
Alexander ran for a seat in the Alberta Legislature in the 1982 Alberta general election. He won the electoral district of Edmonton-Whitemud with a landslide victory to hold it for the governing Progressive Conservative party. He resigned his seat on November 5, 1985 so that Premier Don Getty could run in a by-election to have a seat in the legislature. He died on November 12, 2014, one day after the death of his wife, Vanessa.
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