- PM Wants to Make Jamaica Centre of the Caribbean
- ZOSO Act to be Reviewed
- Mr. Seaga’s Indisputable Work and Service Deserves Recognition – PM Holness
- PM Says Independent Council Will Ensure Proper Fiscal Management
- Cabinet to Receive Contract for Infrastructure Improvement Project in Denham Town
- Seaga is a Visionary for the Cultural Sector – Holness
- PM Renames North-South Highway in Honour of Edward Seaga
- ZOSOS Extended for Further 60 Days
- We Have Gone on a Borrowing Diet – PM Holness
- PM Holness to Meet with G7 Leaders and the Jamaican Diaspora in Canada
The Most Honourable Sir Donald Burns Sangster, ON, KCVO
SECOND PRIME MINISTER Feb. 22, 1967 – April 11, 1967
Great social servant and Good steward of financial resources. He was a particularly loyal supporter of Sir Alexander and faithful Deputy Leader in the Jamaica Labour Party, from 1949 to 1967. Became involved in politics when 21 years old and served with dedication until sudden illness and death, thirty years later.
Serious, hardworking and every bit a gentleman; much loved, much admired, and widely respected.
He attended Munro College, 1921-1929, where he excelled in academics and participated in cricket, athletics, boxing, and gymnastics.
Immediately after leaving school he entered into legal Apprenticeship to be a Solicitor. He was admitted to practice in Jamaica in 1937
He was a member of numerous boards and committees representing the interests of Farmers, Boy Scouts, Educators and Sportsmen. He also attended several international conferences on behalf of the Government – in New Zealand, England, Canada, and Barbados.
Solicitor and Pen Keeper.
October 26, 1911, in St. Elizabeth, Jamaica
W. B. Sangster and wife Cassandra
April 11, 1967
Age at Death