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Sir Stanley Burbury
|21st Governor of Tasmania|
5 December 1973 – 16 March 1982
|Preceded by||Sir Edric Bastyan|
|Succeeded by||Sir James Plimsoll|
|Born||3 December 1909|
Perth, Western Australia
|Died||24 April 1995 (aged 85)|
Sir Stanley Charles Burbury, KCMG, KCVO, KBE (3 December 1909 – 24 April 1995) was an Australian jurist. He was the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Tasmania, and the first Australian-born person appointed as Governor of Tasmania, serving from 1973 to 1982.
Burbury died on 24 April 1995 at Hobart, Tasmania.
Burbury was created a Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire (KBE) in the 1958 New Years Honours.
On 28 August 1981 Burbury was made a Knight Commander of the Order of St Michael and St George (KCMG).
The University of Tasmania has a lecture theatre named after Stanley Burbury.
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Sir John Morris
| Chief Justice of Tasmania
Lieutenant General Sir Edric Bastyan
| Governor of Tasmania
Sir James Plimsoll