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Manley, Norman Washington, 1893-1969

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Personal name headingManley, Norman Washington, 1893-1969
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Variant(s)Manley, N. W. (Norman Washington), 1893-1969
N. W. M. (Norman Washington Manley), 1893-1969
M., N. W. (Norman Washington Manley), 1893-1969
Associated countryJamaica
Birth date1893
Death date1969
Place of birthManchester (Jamaica)
Place of deathJamaica
AffiliationUniversity of Oxford People's National Party (Jamaica) Jamaica. Prime Minister
Profession or occupationPrime ministers Public officers
Found inMills, T. Norman Manley, 1976: t.p. (Norman Manley)
LC data base 9/12/83 (hdg.: Manley, Norman Washington, 1893-1969; usage: Norman Washington Manley; Manley)
Jamaica arise, Mar. 1947 : t.p. (N. W. Manley) cover (N.W.M.)
Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition, accessed February 27, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Manley, Norman Washington; prime minister, government official (foreign); born 1893 in Manchester, Roxborough, Jamaica; studied at Jamaica College; awarded a Rhodes Scholarship, which allowed him to study at Oxford University in England (1914) and received his law degree (1921); represented some of the most powerful Jamaican businesses and earned the highly distinguished title of King's Counsel (1932); involved in forming the socialist People's National Party (PNP); elected prime minister (1959-1962); named a National Hero in Jamaica; died 1969 in Jamaica)