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Bob Hawke, former prime minister of Australia, dies at 89

FT.com Thursday, 16 May 2019 ()
Bob Hawke, former prime minister of Australia, dies at 89Labor politician won three successive elections from 1983
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News video: Australia pays tribute to former prime minister Bob Hawke

Australia pays tribute to former prime minister Bob Hawke 01:24

Bob Hawke, a transformative and charismatic left-wing lawmaker with a 'larrikin' streak who served as Australian prime minister from 1983 to 1991, died on Thursday aged 89, his family said. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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