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Lester Michael Henry

Lester Michael Henry, Jamaican government executive. Member Oxford Club.

Background

  • Henry, Lester Michael was born on June 18, 1935 in Spanish Town, Jamaica. Son of Lester Osmond and Lucille Clothilda (Leon) Henry.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Ealing Technology College, London, 1959.

    Career

    • Office clerk United Fruit Company, Kingston, 1953-1956. Office manager Grove Shop Fetters, England, 1957-1959. Zone manager S & H Trading Stamps, England, 1959-1961.

      Trainee Collins Publishers, Scotland, 1961-1962, American manager Scotland, 1962-1972. Public director Collins Sangster, Jamaica, 1972-1973. Chairman Mike's Ltd., Jamaica, 1973-1975, Kingston Publications Ltd. subsidiary McGraw Hill, Jamaica, since 1973.

      Member Parliament, Jamaica Labour Party. Minister state youth, sports and community development Jamaica Labour Party, minister state information and tourism, minister state, office of prime minister of culture and information, opposition member for parliament, deputy leader of party, opposition shadow minister for local governor for youth, sports and community development, since 1990.

    Works

    • Author: (book) Every Student Handbook, Caribbean Cocktails & Mixed Drinks, Caribbean Cook Book, Jamaican Cook Book, A Jamaican Picture Book, A Bahamian Picture Book, Marley & Me. Editor: (book) Marley Raggae King of the World, Bustamante Portrait of a Hero, Jamaican Art, Beautiful Jamaica.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Oxford Club.

    Connections

    • Married Stella Louise Eaton (divorced). Children: Andrew, Mark, Denise, Nicholas. Married Camille Hines.
    • father: Lester Osmond Henry
    • mother: Lucille Clothilda (Leon) Henry
    • spouses: Stella Louise Eaton
    • Camille Hines.
    • children: Andrew Henry
    • Mark Henry
    • Denise Henry
    • Nicholas Henry
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    Born June 18, 1935
    Nationality
    • 1959
      Ealing Technology College
    • 1953 - 1956
      Office clerk, United Fruit Company
      Kingston, Jamaica
    • 1957 - 1959
      office manager, Grove Shop Fetters
      England, Arkansas, United States
    • 1959 - 1961
      zone manager, S & H Trading Stamps
      England, Arkansas, United States
    • 1961 - 1962
      trainee, Collins Publishers
      Scotland, Connecticut, United States
    • 1972 - 1973
      public director, Collins Sangster
      Jamaica
    • 1973 - 1975
      chairman, Mike's Limited
      Jamaica
    • 1973
      chairman, Mike's Limited
      Jamaica
    • 1990
      minister state youth
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