John Henry Tamihere MP

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Birthdate: (54)
Birthplace: Auckland, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Managed by: Jason Wills
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About John Henry Tamihere

John Henry Tamihere (born 1959) is a New Zealand media personality and former politician. He served as a Cabinet minister in the governing Labour Party from August 2002 to 3 November 2004.

Tamihere was born in Auckland as the 10th of 12 children to a Māori father of Ngāti Porou, Whakatohea and Tainui descent, and a mother of Irish and Scottish descent. He is brother to convicted murderer David Tamihere.

Tamihere currently co-hosts a talkback show, Willie & JT, on Radio Live with Willie Jackson

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Auckland, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand