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Bishop, Maurice

Born: 1944 AD
Died: 1983 AD
Nationality: Grenadian
Categories: Politician

1944 – Born on the 29th of May.

1966 – Maurice Bishop married Angela Redhead.

1973 – He became head of the Marxist New Jewel Movement political party.

1979 – Served as Prime minister of Grenada.

1983 – On the 19th of October, overthrown by Marxist coup and executed, precipitating US invasion of Grenada.