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David Barrett

David Barrett was the 27th Premier of British Columbia. On Nov. 25, 1974, while on a tour of China, he congratulated Chinese officials for having towns without “any homosexualism, any violence, any idle drifting.”

Names David Barret (Main) BE [n74.201]
Related Pages David Barrett on LGLC
David Barrett on VIAF
Birth Date 1930/10/02
Birth Place Vancouver
Occupations Premier, British Columbia Politician
1972 - 1975


Leader of NDP, BC Politician
1969 - 1983

Orders of Merit Officer of the Order of Canada (2005-06-29) Member of the Order of BC (2012)
Associated Organizations Organization: Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (Member)

Organization: New Democratic Party (Leader)
1969 - 1983

Organization: New Democratic Party (Member)