The politician Jim Bacon died at the age of 54. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Australian-born politician who served as Premier of Tasmania from 1998 to 2004. He was elected leader of the Australian Labor Party in 1997.
He had two sons with his long-term partner, Lynnette Francis. He later married Honey Hogan.
Former Tasmanian premier Jim Bacon has died in Hobart, aged 54. Mr Bacon was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer in February and died in the Calvary Hospital in Hobart at 2:15am AEST. Jim Bacon dominated Tasmanian politics until lung cancer cut short his career in February.