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Sir Grantley Herbert Adams

Born at Colliston, Government Hill, St. Michael, Barbados, April 28, 1898

Premier of Barbados, February 1, 1953-April 17, 1958

Prime Minister of the West Indies Federation, April 18, 1958-May 31, 1962

Sir Grantley Adams was elected first Prime Minister of the West Indies Federation by a 25-19 vote of the legislature.

Died in St. Michael, November 28, 1971

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West Indies Federation

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