Definition of Whitlam, Gough in English:

Whitlam, Gough

Line breaks: Gough Whit|lam
Pronunciation: /ˈwɪtləm/

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  • (B.1916), Australian Labor statesman, Prime Minister 1972-5; full name Edward Gough Whitlam. Whitlam ended compulsory military service and relaxed the immigration laws. In 1975 he refused to call a general election and became the first elected Prime Minister to be dismissed by the British Crown.

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