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Ninian Stephen


Sir Ninian Martin Stephen was an Australian judge who served as the 20th Governor-General of Australia, in office from 1982 to 1989. He was previously a Justice of the High Court of Australia from 1972 to 1982.


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  • World War II service 

  • Legal career 

  • Judicial career 

  • Governor-General 

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