R. B. Bennett

Richard Bedford Bennett (1870 - 1947)

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Viscount Richard Bedford (R. B.) Bennett
Born in Hopewell Hill, New Brunswick, Canadamap
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Died in Mickleham, Surrey, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 7 Sep 2013 | Last significant change: 10 Nov 2018
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Preceded by
Mackenzie King
14th Prime Minister of Canada
7 August 1930 - 23 October 1935
Succeeded by
Mackenzie King

"The very word conservative means that we conserve all that is good, that we reject all that is bad, and we must use our intelligence, our intellect, our training for the purpose of determining what we shall reject and what we shall conserve and retain."
R.B. Bennett



  • "The Right Honourable Richard Bedford Bennett," First Among Equals, The Prime Minister in Canadian Life and Politics [1] : accessed 28 Oct 2013
  • "R. B. Bennett," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia [2] : accessed 28 Oct 2013
  • The Albert County Museum & RB Bennett Centre [3]


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