Paul Reeves facts for kids
The Right Reverend and Honourable
Sir Paul Reeves
ONZ GCMG GCVO QSO KStJ
Reeves in 1987
|Chancellor of Auckland University of Technology|
1 February 2005 – 13 August 2011
|Succeeded by||John Maasland|
|15th Governor-General of New Zealand|
22 November 1985 – 20 November 1990
|Prime Minister||David Lange (1985–1989)
Geoffrey Palmer (1989–1990)
Mike Moore (1990)
|Preceded by||Sir David Beattie|
|Succeeded by||Dame Catherine Tizard|
Paul Alfred Reeves
6 December 1932
Wellington, New Zealand
|Died||14 August 2011
Auckland, New Zealand
Sir Paul Alfred Reeves (6 December 1932 – 14 August 2011) was a New Zealand politician and archbishop. He was the Archbishop and Primate of New Zealand from 1980 to 1985 and the 15th Governor-General of New Zealand from 22 November 1985 to 20 November 1990.
He was the first Chancellor of Auckland University of Technology.
In July 2011, Reeves announced that he had been diagnosed with cancer. He died of the disease in Auckland, New Zealand, aged 78.
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Reeves welcomes Pope John Paul II to New Zealand. Government House, 23 November 1986
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