History Resources - Members of Parliament

Albert George Ogilvie

Albert George Ogilvie

Surname: OGILVIE

Given Names: Albert George

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 10 March 1890 - Hobart, Tasmania

Date of Death: 10 June 1939 - Warburton, Victoria



House of Assembly: 31 May 1919

Electorate: Franklin

Party: ALP

Positions Held: Opposition Leader October 1929 to June 1934. Premier 22 June 1934 to 10 June 1939. Various other portfolios.

Date of Departure: 10 June 1939

Reason for Departure: Died in office.


One of only two Premier's to die in office 1939 (Dry was the other).

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 353

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.