Tag Archives: History

Lou Richards

Lou Richards was a famous Collingwood football player he was born on the 15th of march 1823 and died on the 8th of may at the Melbourne nursing home at the age of 94. He was a magpie great, who played 250 games. Lou Richards state funeral was today ( 17th may ) from 11am.

The nick name he was mostly called was Louie the lip, the name everyone knew him by was Lou Richards. When he played his first match his age was 18y 84d and his age of the last match he play was 32y 151d.

I wish that was got to meet Lou Richards before he died because he was my favourite AFL player in 1901-1960.

What I know about federation

This is a pre test and we haven’t been taught anything yet so I’m not sure if all my answers are right.


Before Federation, Australia was divided into 6 separate……………………………..

The other country that Australia was part of was England.

Who’s is Henry Parks? I don’t know who Henry Parks is.

Why were the initial attempts to become a Federation rejected? I don’t know when the federation was rejected.

What role did Alfred Deakin play in becoming a Federation? I don’t what Alfred Deakin played in becoming a federation.

In what year did Australia become a nation? I don’t know when Australia became a nation.

Who was Australia’s first Prime Minister? I don’t know who was Australia’s first Prime Minister was.

How did Federation impact on Indigenous people and Chinese migrants? The federation impacted on indigenous people and Chinese migrants because they have a different nationalities.

What do you know about the Eureka Stockade? I don’t know much about the Eureka Stockade.

What were some big events that have happened between 1901 and 1960? The big events that happened between 1901 and 1960 was world war 1 and 2.

Who were some important people between 1901 and 1960? Important people that were around was Don Bradma.