Not to be confused with Robert H. Wiebe
|Robert Henry Wiebe|
|Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta|
May 23, 1967 – August 30, 1971
|Preceded by||Euell Montgomery|
|Succeeded by||Al Adair|
February 3, 1937 |
|Political party||Social Credit|
Robert Henry Wiebe (born February 3, 1937) was a municipal and provincial politician from Alberta, Canada. He served as a member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1967 to 1971 sitting with the governing Social Credit caucus.
Wiebe began his political career as the mayor of Grimshaw, Alberta. He ran for a seat to the Alberta Legislature in the 1967 Alberta general election while still the mayor. Wiebe ran as the Social Credit candidate in the provincial electoral district of Peace River against two other candidates, including the former mayor of Peace River, Edward Whitney, who ran as an Independent. Wiebe won the district with over half the popular vote to hold the seat for Social Credit.
- "Mayor To Run As Independent". Vol. LX No. 105. The Lethbridge Herald. April 15, 1967. p. 8.
- "Peace River Official Results 1967 Alberta general election". Alberta Heritage Community Foundation. Retrieved March 21, 2010.
- "Peace River Official Results 1971 Alberta general election". Alberta Heritage Community Foundation. Retrieved March 21, 2010.
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