|Preceded by Maynard MacAskill|
Religion United Church
Succeeded by Fisher Hudson
Name Peter Nicholson
|Residence Halifax, Nova Scotia|
Party Nova Scotia Liberal Party
|Born May 3, 1942 (age 73)
Halifax, Nova Scotia (1942-05-03) |
Political party Nova Scotia Liberal Party
Peter John M. Nicholson (born May 3, 1942) is a Canadian former politician. He represented the electoral district of Victoria in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly from 1978 to 1980. He is a member of the Nova Scotia Liberal Party.
Nicholson was born at Halifax in 1942, the son of former Nova Scotia MLA Peter M. Nicholson. He attended Dalhousie University and Stanford University and holds Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees. He was a consultant in the fisheries industry. In 1982, he married Penelope Jane Connolly.