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Robert Coates

Robert Coates was a Conservative MP for the Cumberland-Colchester riding in Nova Scotia. First elected in 1957, Coates served 11 terms. In 1971 CBC-TV aired a documentary about gay life in New York, and Coates called it “vulgar and distasteful” in the House of Commons.

Names Robert Coates (Main)
BE [n71.100]
Related Pages https://lglc.ca/person/RCOA/
Birth Date 1928/03/10
Birth Place https://lglc.ca/place/AMH/
Occupations PC MP, Cumberland-Colchester North Politician
1971/11/30

https://lglc.ca/event/n71.100

Associated Organizations https://lglc.ca/organization/CON/ (Member)
1971/11/30

BCE [n71.100]