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Senanayake, Don Stephenlocked

(1884–1952)
  • Henry Moore
  • , revised by R. C. Oberst

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Senanayake, Don Stephen (1884–1952), prime minister of Ceylon, was born in Colombo, Ceylon, on 20 October 1884, the youngest of the three sons of Mudaliyar Don Spater Senanayake and his wife, Elizabeth Catherine. His eldest brother was groomed for public life and sent to an English university. ...

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