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Robert Clyde Packer, Australian publisher. Member New South Wales (Australia) Parliament, 1964-1976.

Background

Packer, Robert Clyde was born on July 22, 1935 in Sydney, Australia. Came to the United States, 1976. Son of Frank and Gretel (Bullmore) Packer.

Career

Chairman board National Nine Network, Sydney, 1964-1972. Deputy chairman board Consolidated Press Holdings, 1966-1973. President Western Empire Publications Inc, Santa Barbara, California, from 1976.

Member Australian committee International Press Institute, 1962-1974, treasurer, 1968-1972. Chairman editorial board Quadrant magazine, Sydney, 1975-1987.

Works

Membership

Member New South Wales (Australia) Parliament, 1964-1976.

Connections

Married Angela Money, 1961. Married Kate Clifford, 1977. 1 son, Francis Clyde.

father:
Frank Packer

mother:
Gretel (Bullmore) Packer

spouses:
Angela Money

Kate Clifford