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us: Williams, Eric Eustace, 1911-1981

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    • us: Wei-lien-ssu, Ai-li-kʻo, 1911-1981
    • us: Williams, Eric (Eric Eustace), 1911-1981
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1911-09-25
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1981-03-29
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Trinidad and Tobago
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Oxford
        • Organization: (naf) Queen's Royal College (Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago)
        • Organization: (naf) Howard University
        • Organization: (naf) Caribbean Commission
        • Organization: (naf) People's National Movement
        • Organization: (naf) Trinidad and Tobago. Office of the Prime Minister
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Civil service
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Historians
            (lcsh) Politicians
              (lcsh) Prime ministers
          • Sources

            • found: The univ. in the Caribbean in the late 20th cent., 1980-1999, 197-: t.p. (Eric Williams) prelim. p. (Dr. Eric Williams; prime minister of Trinidad & Tobago)
            • found: Tzu pen chu i yü nu li chih tu, 1982: t.p. (Ai-li-kʻo Wei-lien-ssu) t.p. verso (Eric Williams)
            • found: Eric Williams, the man and the leader, c1985: CIP t.p. (Eric Williams) galley (d. 1981)
            • found: Williams, his life and his politics, 1991: (Eric Eustace Williams, who governed the Rep. of Trinidad and Tobago for 25 years, died on Sunday, March 29, 1981, at his residence in St. Ann's)
            • found: Wikipedia, Sept. 18, 2013 (Eric Eustace Williams (25 September 1911 - 29 March 1981, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago) served as the first Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago; he served from 1956 until his death in 1981; he was also a noted Caribbean historian, and is widely regarded as "The Father of The Nation"; Education: Education: Queen's Royal College, University of Oxford) {}
            • found: Oxford Companion to Black British History, accessed April 21, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Williams, Eric Eustace; historian, Prime Minister, politician; born 25 September 1911 in Port of Spain, Trinidad; doctorate in history from University of Oxford (1932); taught at Howard University; worked for Anglo-American Caribbean Commission (1939-1955); founded the People's National Movement (1956); Chief Minister, Premier, and Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago (1956-1981); his main work was, Capitalism and Slavery, essential reading of Caribbean history and Britain's role (1944); died 29 March 1981 in Port of Spain, Trinidad)
          • Change Notes

            • 1980-04-17: new
            • 2015-09-09: revised
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