Samuel Griffith

Politician

1845 – 1920

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Who was Samuel Griffith?

Sir Samuel Walker Griffith GCMG, QC, was an Australian politician, Premier of Queensland, Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia, and a principal author of the Constitution of Australia.

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Born
Jun 21, 1845
Merthyr Tydfil
Also known as
  • Sir Samuel Walker Griffith
  • Sir Samuel Griffith
  • The Hon. Sir Samuel Griffith
  • Judge Samuel Griffith
Nationality
  • Australia
Profession
Education
  • University of Sydney
Died
Aug 9, 1920
Brisbane
Resting place
Toowong Cemetery

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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