GROSART, The Hon. Allister, H.G., P.C., B.A.
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Date of Birth ( 1906.12.13
Place of Birth: Dublin, Ireland
Deceased Date ( 1984.02.08 (77 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Businessman, columnist, consultant, journalist
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 7021 Days (19 years, 2 months, 21 days)
^ Senate
Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm ( on the advice of
Pickering, Ontario Resigned Progressive Conservative 1962.09.24 - 1981.12.13 Diefenbaker, John George
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Progressive Conservative 1962.09.24 - 1981.12.13

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Speaker of the Senate

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Speaker of the Senate 1979.10.05 - 1980.03.03

Leader of the Opposition in the Senate

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Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the Senate 1974.09 - 1979

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Military Service

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Royal Canadian Artillery (Reserve) -
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Multiple Authors Oral History Project

  • Interview of Allister Grosart conducted December 5th, 1972 and February 14th, 1973 / by Peter Stursberg.
    Ottawa : Library of Parliament; [1972-1973?]. 48, 42 leaves

  • Interview of the Hon. Allister Grosart conducted April 10th and June 8th, 1979 / by Peter Stursberg].
    Ottawa : Library of Parliament; 1979. 2 pts.

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