Roger Stuart Bacon

Roger Stuart Bacon
21st Premier of Nova Scotia
In office
September 12, 1990 - February 26, 1991
MonarchElizabeth II
Lieutenant GovernorLloyd Crouse
Preceded byJohn M. Buchanan
Succeeded byDonald W. Cameron
MLA for Cumberland East
In office
October 13, 1970 - May 25, 1993
Preceded byJames A. Langille
Succeeded byriding dissolved
Personal details
Born (1926-06-29) June 29, 1926 (age 91)
Upper Nappan, Nova Scotia
Political partyProgressive Conservative


Roger Stuart Bacon (given birth to June 29, 1926) is a retired Nova Scotia politician who was simply the 21st Leading of Nova Scotia from 1990 to 1991. Born in Top Nappan, Nova Scotia, Bacon was a farmer when he was initially elected towards the Nova Scotia Home of Set up in 1970 like a Progressive Conservative. When the Tories earned election in 1978, Bacon was Minister of Travel and leisure before getting Minister of Agriculture in the cupboard of Leading John Buchanan from 1979 to 1988. Bacon after that became Deputy Leading and Minister of Casing until 1990, when he been successful Buchanan to be interim leader from the party and leading from the province for half a year before party select Donald W. Cameron mainly because its new innovator.


In 2006, Bacon's portrait was made by Canadian artist Christian Cardell Corbet.