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Barrett, Dave, 1930-2018


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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1930-10-02
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2018-02-02
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Seattle University
        • Organization: (naf) St. Louis University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) British Columbia. Legislative Assembly
        • Organization: (naf) Canada. Parliament. House of Commons
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) New Democratic Party of British Columbia
        • Organization: (naf) New Democratic Party
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Order of Canada
    • Descriptor

        Officer of the Order of Canada
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Vancouver (B.C.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Victoria (B.C.)
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        (naf) Canada
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    • found: Kavic, L. J. The 1200 days, a shattered dream, ©1979 (subj.)t.p. (Dave Barrett)
    • found: The globe and mail, 2 February 2018, online, viewed 24 July 2018(David Barrett, British Columbia's first NDP premier, died in Victoria on Friday [Feb. 2] due to Alzheimer's; born in East Vancouver on Oct. 2, 1930; studied at Seattle University and St. Louis University, where he did graduate studies in social work; worked at the Haney Correctional Institute until 1959; elected provincially in 1960, became party leader in 1969, served as premier from 1972 to 1975, returned to the legislature in 1976 and served to 1983; went into federal politics serving as Member of Parliament for the riding of Esquimalt-Juan de Fuca from 1988 to 1993)
    • found: Canada. Governor General. Honours Recipients database, 24 July 2018(David Barrett, O.C., O.B.C., M.S.W., LL.D.; Victoria, British Columbia; Officer of the Order of Canada, awarded on June 29, 2005, invested on November 18, 2005; Deeply committed to the public good, David Barrett has advanced progressive policies in the areas of health care, social services and the environment. A member of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia for over two decades, he led the New Democratic Party to its first provincial victory. During his mandate as premier, he left a lasting legacy through the creation of a guaranteed income plan for senior citizens, a public automobile insurance program and the British Columbia Human Rights Board, among others. Demonstrating a sustained commitment to his ideals, he has been one of the guiding forces behind the Tommy Douglas Research Institute; deceased)
    • found: Amicus database, 24 July 2018(authorized access point (1013A0461E): Barrett, Dave, 1930- ; variant access point: Barrett, David, 1930- )
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    • 1980-07-03: new
    • 2018-09-06: revised
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