John Baird

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Person.png John Baird   KeywikiRdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
Viscount Stonehave.jpg
Born27 April 1874
Chelsea, London, UK
Died20 August 1941 (Age 67)
Ury House, Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire, UK
Alma materEton, Christ Church (Oxford)
ParentsAlexander Baird

Employment.png Governor-General of Australia

In office
8 October 1925 - 2 October 1930

Employment.png UK/Minister of Transport

In office
31 October 1922 - 22 January 1924

Employment.png UK/Commissioner of Works

In office
31 October 1922 - 22 January 1924

Not to be confused with John Baird of the WEF

John Lawrence Baird of Urie, 1st Viscount Stonehaven, 1st Baron Stonehaven, 2nd Baronet, 3rd of Ury was a British politician who served as the eighth Governor-General of Australia, in office from 1925 to 1930. He had previously been a government minister under David Lloyd George, Andrew Bonar Law, and Stanley Baldwin.

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