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Australian politician, 10th Deputy Prime Minister of Australia

Tim Fischer is ...

Dead
Born 3 May 1946 in Lockhart
Died 22 Aug 2019 in East Albury
Age73 years, 3 months
Causeacute myeloid leukemia
Correction?
Tim Fischer
Tim Fischer
Tim Fischer, AC, at the Reserve Forces Day commemorative service in the Victory Memorial Gardens, Wagga Wagga

About Tim Fischer

Timothy Andrew Fischer, (3 May 1946 – 22 August 2019) was an Australian politician and diplomat who served as leader of the National Party from 1990 to 1999. He was Deputy Prime Minister in the Howard Government from 1996 to 1999. Fischer was born in Lockhart, New South Wales. He served with the Australian Army in the Vietnam War. On his return he bought a farming property at Boree Creek. He served in the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1971 to 1984. Fischer was elected to the House of Representatives at the 1984 election, representing the Division of Farrer until his retirement in 2001. He replaced Charles Blunt as leader of the National Party in 1990, and in the Howard Government served as Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Trade. After leaving politics, Fischer served as chairman of Tourism Australia from 2004 to 2007, and was later Ambassador to the Holy See from 2009 to 2012.

He is also known as Timothy Andrew Fischer.