Robert Bruce “Bob” Whan, born on January 5, 1933 and died October 4, 2015.
Bob was an Australian politician.
He was the Australian Labor Party member of the House of Representatives seat of Eden-Monaro from 1972 until his defeat by Murray Sainsbury in the 1975 election.
Bob son, Steve Whan was the member for Monaro in the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 2003 to 2011 and a member of the Legislative Council from 2011.
Bob Whan died of cardiac arrest on October 4, 2015 at the age of 82.