History Resources - Brian Kirkwall Miller

Brian Kirkwall Miller

Brian Kirkwall Miller

Surname: MILLER

Given Names: Brian Kirkwall

Title and Honours: Mr, Hon (3 January 1991)


Date and Place of Birth: 30 January 1921 - Queenstown, Tasmania

Date of Death: 6 June 2014



Legislative Council: 11 May 1957

Electorate: Newdegate

Party: ALP

Positions Held: Minister at various times and portfolios. Government Leader in LC 1972-82

Date of Departure: 15 January 1986

Reason for Departure: Resigned to contest Assembly election. Failed.


Re-elected unopposed 1969. Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 3 January 1991.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 529

House of Assembly Long Room Picture Number indicates each Member's position in the photographic record.

Source: Parliament of Tasmania Members Biographical Database, Tasmanian Parliamentary Library.

Additional Reference Material:

A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics, 1890-1964 [by] Colin A. Hughes and B. D. Graham. Canberra, ANU Press, 1968. Biographical Register of the Tasmanian Parliament, 1851-1960 / Scott Bennett and Barbara Bennett. Canberra : ANU, 1980.