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Nash, Walter, Sir

Born: 1882 AD
Died: 1968 AD
Nationality: N/A
Categories: Politician

1882 – Born on the  11th of  February in  Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England.

1906 – He married Lotty May Easton and established a shop.

1908 – He attended night school to further his education.

1909 – He became secretary to a local tailor.

1911 – He had briefly been involved with the first Labour Party.

1918 – He helped in establishing the New Plymouth branch of the modern New Zealand Labour Party.

1920 – He and his wife travelled to Europe, attending various socialist conferences.

1021 – He was fined for importing "seditious literature".

1922 – He was elected national secretary of the Labour Party.

1925 – He became one of Labour’s main finance spokesmen.

1935 – He was appointed to Cabinet as Minister of Finance.

1936 – He departed for England to conduct Trade Negotiations.

1957 – He became the Prime Minister.

1960 – He was defeated by the National Party and Nash became Leader of the Opposition once again.

1963 – He finally retired as leader of the Labour Party and Nordmeyer was chosen to replace him.

1968 – He died on the 4th of June in Wellington, New Zealand.