George Claude Stanley Corea Edit Profile
Student Wesley College, Colombo, 1910-1911, law school, Colombo, 1912-1916.
Admitted to bar of Ceylon, 1910. Practiced in City of Chilaw, 1916-1931. President Ceylon National Congress, 1934-1936.
Minister labour industry and commerce, Ceylon, 1936-1946. High commissioner for Ceylon in United Kingdom, 1946-1948, 53-57. Ambassador to the United States, 1948-1953.
Ceylon representative to United Nations, since 1958, chairman G.A.T.T., chairman 5th Committee United Nations, 1958, chairman Security Council, 1960. Knighted by Queen Elizabeth II, 1952.
Member Ceylon State Council, 1931-1936, 36-46. President Boy Scouts Association of Ceylon, 1942-1946.
Married Karmanie Chitty, January 19, 1933. Children: Nihal, Harindra, Chandra.