Currently alive, at 73 years of age.
1943 – She was born on the 7th of November.
1967 – She graduated at University of Otago, with a degree of Bachelor of Laws.
1989 – She became first female Chief District Court Judge in New Zealand.
– She became Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire.
1993 – She was appointed to the Supreme Court of New Zealand.
2001 – On the 4th of April, she became Governor-General of New Zealand.