John Grey Gorton’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Sep 9, 1911

Death Date

May 19, 2002

Age of Death

90 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

May 19, 2002



The politician John Grey Gorton died at the age of 90. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Australian politician and Senator who was the 19th Prime Minister of Australia from 1968 to 1971. His tenure was a stormy one in which he had a combative relationship with the press, who often portrayed him as an incompetent ladies man.

He had a very close relationship with his wife, Bettina Gorton, and they had three children: Joanna, Michael, and Robin. He married Nancy Home in 1993, ten years after Bettina’s death.