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Sir Ninian Stephen
|20th Governor-General of Australia|
29 July 1982 – 16 February 1989
|Prime Minister||Malcolm Fraser
|Preceded by||Sir Zelman Cowen|
|Succeeded by||Bill Hayden|
|Justice of the High Court of Australia|
1 March 1972 – 11 May 1982
|Nominated by||William McMahon|
|Preceded by||Sir Victor Windeyer|
|Succeeded by||Sir William Deane|
|Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria|
30 June 1970 – 29 February 1972
15 June 1923|
Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
|Died||29 October 2017
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
|Spouse(s)||Valerie Sinclair (1949–2017)|
|Years of service||1942–1946|
Sir Ninian Martin Stephen, (15 June 1923 – 29 October 2017) was an Australian jurist, civil servant, and politician. He served as the 20th Governor-General of Australia and as a Justice in the High Court of Australia.
Stephen died in Melbourne on 29 October 2017, aged 94.
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