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Errol Barrow

1920 - 1987

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Errol Walton Barrow (21 January 1920 – 1 June 1987) was a Barbadian statesman and the first prime minister of Barbados. Born into a family of political and civic activists in the parish of Saint Lucy, he became a WWII aviator, combat veteran, lawyer, politician, gourmet cook and author. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Errol Barrow has received more than 287,325 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Errol Barrow is the 16,170th most popular politician, the 11th most popular biography from Barbados and the 6th most popular Barbadian Politician.

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Among politicians, Errol Barrow ranks 16,170 out of 15,577Before him are Dadullah, Komi Sélom Klassou, James Skivring Smith, Moeketsi Majoro, Max Baucus, and Laura Boldrini. After him are Fernando Grande-Marlaska, Elena Salgado, Georgi Bliznashki, Ted Lindsay, Elizaveta Mukasei, and Nika Melia.

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Among people born in 1920, Errol Barrow ranks 370Before him are Shelly Manne, Vera Ralston, Simon Pimenta, John O'Connor, Joyce King, and Arthur Wint. After him are Doug Serrurier, Hans Gerschwiler, Ronald Pope, Alberto Calderón, Duncan Hamilton, and Paul Scott. Among people deceased in 1987, Errol Barrow ranks 228Before him are José González Ganoza, Honorino Landa, Bayard Rustin, Ernő Goldfinger, Antony Tudor, and Clare Boothe Luce. After him are Silvio Pietroboni, Alice Terry, George Gulack, Robert O'Brien, Hermione Gingold, and Jimmy Mullen.

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In Barbados

Among people born in Barbados, Errol Barrow ranks 11 out of 17Before him are Grandmaster Flash (1958), Mia Mottley (1965), Clifford Husbands (1926), Freundel Stuart (1951), Elliott Belgrave (1931), and Owen Arthur (1949). After him are Obadele Thompson (1976), Garfield Sobers (1936), Tom Adams (1931), Shontelle (1985), Ryan Brathwaite (1988), and Marita Payne (1960).

Among POLITICIANS In Barbados

Among politicians born in Barbados, Errol Barrow ranks 6Before him are Sandra Mason (1949), Mia Mottley (1965), Clifford Husbands (1926), Freundel Stuart (1951), and Owen Arthur (1949). After him are Tom Adams (1931).