Heinrich Thomas "Heini" Becker AM (born 18 January 1935) is a former South Australian politician who represented the South Australian House of Assembly seats of Hanson from 1970 to 1993 and Peake from 1993 to 1997 for the Liberal Party. He was on the Public Accounts Committee and the Economic and Finance Committee.[1]

Heinrich Thomas Becker

Member of the South Australian Parliament
for Hanson
In office
30 May 1970 – 10 Dec 1993
Preceded byNew District
Succeeded byStewart Leggett
Member of the South Australian Parliament
for Peake
In office
11 Dec 1993 – 10 Oct 1997
Preceded byVic Heron
Succeeded byTom Koutsantonis
Personal details
Born (1935-01-18) 18 January 1935 (age 84)
NationalityAustralian
Political partyLCL (1970-1974)
Liberal (1974-1997)

Becker's father was Dr. Johannes Heinrich Becker, who was interred during World War II for having Nazi connections, and was deported to West Germany in 1947.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Heini Becker: SA Parliament". Archived from the original on 11 July 2018. Retrieved 20 March 2014.
  2. ^ Biography - Johannes Heinrich Becker, Australian Dictionary of Biography
South Australian House of Assembly
New seat Member for Hanson
1970–1993
Succeeded by
Stewart Leggett
Preceded by
Vic Heron
Member for Peake
1993–1997
Succeeded by
Tom Koutsantonis