Former Prime Minister fo Australia Bob Hawke has died aged 89.
His wife Blanche d’Alpuget confirmed the news on Thursday night.
Very sad – statement from Labor Party and Blanche D’Apulget says former Prime Minister Bob Hawke has died
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“Today we lost Bob Hawke, a great Australian — many would say the greatest Australian of the post-war era,” she said in a statement.
“He died peacefully at home at the age of 89.”