Updated at February 8, 2023 by BirthdayDBs Team
Maurice Bishop is best known as Politician who has born on May 21, 1943 in Netherlands. Currently, Maurice Bishop is 79 years, 8 months and 18 days old. Maurice Bishop will celebrate 80th birthday on Sunday, 21st of May 2023. Below the countdown to Maurice Bishop upcoming birthday.
Aruba-born politician who served as Prime Minister of Grenada from 1979-1983. His government was ultimately overthrown, and he was executed.
He received his law degree from the University of London and subsequently headed a Marxist movement in Grenada called the New Jewel Movement.
The much-criticized People’s Revolutionary Army came into existence in Grenada during the period of Bishop's leadership.
With his wife, Angela Redhead Bishop, he had two children. He had a third child --
United States President Ronald Reagan feared Bishop's Communist ties to Cuba and the Soviet Union.
Maurice Bishop is 79 years old today.
Maurice Bishop was born on May 21, 1943 in Netherlands.
Maurice Bishop zodiac sign is Gemini.
Maurice Bishop was best known as Politician.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Maurice Bishop's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1991||Mengistu Haile Mariam, president of the People's Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, flees Ethiopia, effectively bringing the Ethiopian Civil War to an end.|
|1992||After 30 seasons Johnny Carson hosted his penultimate episode and last featuring guests (Robin Williams and Bette Midler) of The Tonight Show.|
|1994||The Democratic Republic of Yemen unsuccessfully attempts to secede from the Republic of Yemen; a war breaks out.|
|1996||The ferry MV Bukoba sinks in Tanzanian waters on Lake Victoria, killing nearly 1,000.|
|1998||In Miami, five abortion clinics are attacked by a butyric acid attacker.|
|1998||President Suharto of Indonesia resigns following the killing of students from Trisakti University earlier that week by security forces and growing mass protests in Jakarta against his ongoing corrupt rule.|
|2001||French Taubira law is enacted, officially recognizing the Atlantic slave trade and slavery as crimes against humanity.|
|2003||The 6.8 Mw Boumerdès earthquake shakes northern Algeria with a maximum Mercalli intensity of X (Extreme). More than 2,200 people were killed and a moderate tsunami sank boats at the Balearic Islands.|
|2005||The tallest roller coaster in the world, Kingda Ka opens at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson Township, New Jersey.|
|2006||The Republic of Montenegro holds a referendum proposing independence from the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro; 55% of Montenegrins vote for independence.|
|2010||JAXA, the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, launches the solar-sail spacecraft IKAROS aboard an H-IIA rocket. The vessel would make a Venus flyby late in the year.|
|2011||Radio broadcaster Harold Camping predicted that the world would end on this date.|
|2012||A bus accident near Himara, Albania kills 13 people and injures 21 others.|
|2012||A suicide bombing kills more than 120 people in Sana'a, Yemen.|
|2017||Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performed their final show at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.|
|1991||The birth of Guilherme, Brazilian footballer|
|1992||The birth of Hutch Dano, American actor|
|1992||The birth of Philipp Grüneberg, German footballer|
|1992||The birth of Olivia Olson, American singer and actress|
|1993||The birth of Grete Gaim, Estonian biathlete|
|1993||The birth of Luke Garbutt, English footballer|
|1994||The birth of Tom Daley, English diver|
|1995||The birth of Katharina Andresen, Norwegian heiress and equestrian|
|1995||The birth of Diego Loyzaga, Filipino actor|
|1996||The birth of Josh Allen, American footballer|
|1996||The birth of Indy de Vroome, Dutch tennis player|
|1996||The birth of Karen Khachanov, Russian tennis player|
|1997||The birth of Ivan De Santis, Italian footballer|
|1997||The birth of Sisca Folkertsma, Dutch footballer|
|1997||The birth of Viktoria Petryk, Ukrainian singer-songwriter|
|2013||The death of Leonard Marsh, American businessman, co-founded Snapple (b. 1933)|
|2013||The death of Bob Thompson, American pianist and composer (b. 1924)|
|2013||The death of Dominique Venner, French journalist and historian (b. 1935)|
|2013||The death of David Voelker, American businessman and philanthropist (b. 1953)|
|2014||The death of Tunku Annuar, Malaysian son of Badlishah of Kedah (b. 1939)|
|2014||The death of Evelyn Blackmon, American businesswoman and politician (b. 1924)|
|2014||The death of Johnny Gray, American baseball player (b. 1926)|
|2014||The death of Jaime Lusinchi, Venezuelan physician and politician, President of Venezuela (b. 1924)|
|2014||The death of Alireza Soleimani, Iranian wrestler (b. 1956)|
|2015||The death of Annarita Sidoti, Italian race walker (b. 1969)|
|2015||The death of Twinkle, English singer-songwriter (b. 1948)|
|2015||The death of Jassem Al-Kharafi, Kuwaiti businessman and politician, 8th Kuwaiti Speaker of the National Assembly (b. 1940)|
|2015||The death of Fred Gladding, American baseball player and coach (b. 1936)|
|2015||The death of Louis Johnson, American bass player and producer (b. 1955)|
|2016||The death of Nick Menza, American drummer and songwriter (b. 1964)|
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