Anderton in 2010
|15th Deputy Prime Minister of New Zealand|
5 December 1999 – 15 August 2002
|Prime Minister||Helen Clark|
|Preceded by||Wyatt Creech|
|Succeeded by||Michael Cullen|
|Leader of Progressive Party|
|Preceded by||Position Established|
|Succeeded by||Position Abolished|
|25th President of the Labour Party|
|Preceded by||Arthur Faulkner|
|Succeeded by||Margaret Wilson|
|Member of the New Zealand Parliament|
for Wigram (previously Sydenham)
|Preceded by||John Kirk|
|Succeeded by||Megan Woods|
James Patrick Anderton
21 January 1938
Auckland, New Zealand
|Died||7 January 2018 (aged 79)|
Christchurch, New Zealand
|Political party||Labour (1963–1989) (2011–2017) |
James Patrick Anderton (21 January 1938 – 7 January 2018) was a New Zealand politician. He served as Deputy Prime Minister from 1999 to 2002. In 2010, he ran unsuccessfully for the mayoral position of Christchurch.
References[change | change source]
- "2005 election results – Official Count Results – Wigram". Electoral Commission. Retrieved 9 February 2007.
- "Jim Anderton dies aged 79". 1 July 2018 – via www.newshub.co.nz.
- "Former deputy PM Jim Anderton dies". 6 January 2018 – via www.nzherald.co.nz.
- "Former Deputy Prime Minister Jim Anderton has died". Radio New Zealand. 7 January 2018.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Jim Anderton at Wikimedia Commons
- Mayoral campaign website (archived)
- Jim Anderton's Progressives, archived site of Anderton's now-dissolved party