BirthdayApril 14, 1913
BirthplaceCleveland, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About John Howard

    Full name: John Howard
    Also known as: John Howard, Howard, John, Howard, John Winston, John Winston Howard
    Professions: Prime Minister of Australia
    Work: Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party of Australia

  2. John Howard Measurements

    Height: 5' 10½" (1.79 m)

  3. John Howard Known for

    The Philadelphia Story (1940), Lost Horizon (1937), Adventures of the Sea Hawk (1958), Bulldog Drummond in Africa (1938)

  4. John Howard Biography

    John Winston Howard, Template:Post-nominals, (born 26 July 1939) was the 25th Prime Minister of Australia, from 11 March 1996 to 3 December 2007. He is the second-longest serving Australian Prime Minister, after Sir Robert Menzies.Howard was a member of the House of Representatives from 1974 to 2007, representing the Division of Bennelong, New South Wales. He served as Treasurer in the Fraser government from 1977 to 1983. He was Leader of the Liberal Party and Coalition Opposition from 1985 to 1989, which included the 1987 federal election against Bob Hawke. He was re-elected as Leader of the Opposition in 1995.Howard led the Liberal-National coalition to victory at the 1996 federal election, defeating Paul Keating's Labor government and ending a record 13 years of Coalition opposition. The Howard Government was re-elected at the 1998, 2001 and 2004 elections. Major issues for the Howard Government included taxation, industrial relations, immigration, the Iraq war, and Aboriginal relations. Howard's coalition government was defeated at the 2007 election by the Labor Party led by Kevin Rudd. Howard also lost his own parliamentary seat at the election; he was the second Australian Prime Minister, after Stanley Bruce in 1929, to do so.

  5. John Howard Family

    Spouse: Janette Howard

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