Event: 1974 Australian Federal Election (18 May 1974)

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18 May 1974
Australia
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18 May 1974
Australia
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Elections

Summary

Federal elections were held in Australia on Saturday 18 May 1974. All 127 seats in the House of Representatives, and all 60 seats in the Senate were up for election, due to a double dissolution. The Australian Labor Party led by incumbent Prime Minister of Australia Gough Whitlam defeated the opposition Liberal Party of Australia led by Billy Snedden and Coalition partner the Country Party led by Doug Anthony.

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