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Welensky, Sir Roland [Roy]locked

  • Donal Lowry


Welensky, Sir Roland [Roy] (1907–1991), prime minister of the federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, was born Raphael Welensky in Pioneer Street, Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia, on 20 January 1907, the thirteenth of fourteen children of Michael Welensky (b. c.1843), boarding-house keeper, and his wife, ...

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