Clement Maynard

Born: September 11,1928 Birthplace: Died: October, 2009 Location of death: Nassau, The Bahamas Cause of death: Gender: Male Religion: Ethnicity: Black Occupation: Politician, Activist Executive summary: Sir Clement Maynard was educated in Nassau, the United States and the UK. A political activist, he was appointed to the Senate and named a Minister of Senate in […]

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Amos Ferguson

Born: February 28,1920 Birthplace: Exuma. The Bahamas Died: October 19, 2009 Location of death: Nassau, The Bahamas Cause of death: Gender: Male Religion: Ethnicity: Black Occupation: House Painter, Folk Artist Executive summary: One of 14 children of a Baptist preacher and carpenter. At 14 he left home for Nassau, where he worked as an upholsterer, […]

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Samuel McPherson

Born: 13-May-1886 Birthplace: Eight Mile Rock, Grand Bahama Died: 20-July-1972 Location of death: Cause of death: Gender: Male Religion: Ethnicity: Black Occupation: Tailor, Politician Executive summary: Samuel McPherson served in the House of Assembly for 10 years. He promoted honesty and hard work and his commitment to excellence inspired many Bahamians. He was instrumental in […]

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Charles Trevor Kelly

Born: 31-Jan-1903 Birthplace: Harbour Island, Eleuthera Died: 1989 Location of death: Cause of death: Gender: Male Religion: Ethnicity: White Occupation: Politician Executive summary: After leaving Queen's College at age 14, Mr Kelly began working for his father's lumber yard, which became one of Nassau's leading merchant houses. In fact, Kelly's Lumber Yard's success enabled them […]

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Hubert Ingraham

Born: 4-Aug-1947 Birthplace: Pine Ridge, Grand Bahama Died: Location of death: Cause of death: Gender: Male Religion: Christian Ethnicity: Black Occupation: Politician Executive summary: Elected as the 2nd and 4th Prime Minister of the Bahamas, Mr Ingraham has played a pivotal role in forming stability in the Bahamas. He has also found success as a […]

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Randol Fawkes

Born: 20-Mar-1924 Birthplace: Nassau, New Providence Died: 15-Jun-2000 Location of death: Nassau, New Providence Cause of death: Natural Causes Gender: Male Religion: Christian Ethnicity: Black Occupation: Trade Union Leader/Politician/Author Executive summary: Nicknamed "The Father of Labour", Sir Fawkes has been involved in nearly every progressive Bahamian moment between 1940 and 1950. In 1951, Sir Fawkes […]

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