Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Moshoeshoe IIlocked

(1938–1996)
  • Robert R. Edgar

Extract

Moshoeshoe II (1938–1996), king of Lesotho, was born on 2 May 1938 at Thabang, Mokhotlong district, Basutoland, the son of Sebueng, a commoner who was the second wife of Simon Seeiso Griffith (1905–1940), briefly paramount chief of Basutoland from 1939 to 1940. At his birth he was given the name ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription