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Bird, Sir Vere Cornwalllocked

(1909–1999)
  • Milton Benjamin
  •  and Susan Lowes

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Bird, Sir Vere Cornwall (1909–1999), prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda, was born in St John's, Antigua, probably on 9 December 1909, the son of Theophilus Bird and Amanda Edgehill. He grew up in Garling slum, a swampy area of lower St John's...

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