Kevin Hooper (politician)
Kevin Joseph (Kev) Hooper, (9 July 1928 – 9 March 1984), was an Australian politician representing the Labor Party. He was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for the Electoral district of Archerfield from 1972 till his death in 1984.
27 May 1972 – 9 March 1984
|Preceded by||New seat|
|Succeeded by||Henry Palaszczuk|
|Born||9 July 1928|
|Died||9 March 1984 (aged 55)|
|Resting place||Mt Gravatt Cemetery|
|Spouse(s)||Beryl Theresa Kelly|
|Occupation||Shop Assistant, Storeman, Federal Miscellaneous Workers Union official|
Nicknamed `Big Vinnie' after a notorious Mafia informant, he was known for championing the cause of the underdog and also was outspoken in his attacks on illegal prostitution, drugs, gambling, and white collar crime.
|Parliament of Queensland|
|New seat|| Member for Archerfield
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