Anna Maria BLIGH
Born: 14/7/1960Special Achievements:
2007 - 2012: first woman to be appointed Premier of Queensland, the third female Premier of an Australian state, and the sixth female head of government of an Australian state or territory. 2009: first woman popularly-elected as a state premier in Australia. Companion of the Order of Australia. 2017: appointed first female CEO of the Australian Bankers' Association.Additional Information:
Descendant of Cornishman William Bligh who is famous for the Mutiny on the Bounty and being the 4th Governor of New South Wales.
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