Australian Prime Minister Robert Menzies speaks upon arrival in England (1941)
Sir Robert Menzies Retires - Canberra (1966)
November 23, 1963 - Prime Minister of Australia, Robert Menzies following President Kennedy's death
Sir Robert Gordon Menzies,, was an Australian politician who twice served as Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1939 to 1941 and again from 1949 to 1966. He played a central role in the creation of the Liberal Party of Australia, defining its policies and its broad outreach. He is Australia's longest-serving prime minister, serving over 18 years in total.