Kelaniyage Don Garvin Wimalaratne Edit Profile
Bachelor in History with honors, University Ceylon, Peradeniya, 1966. Postgraduate, University Padua, Italy, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Academy of Sciences, Philadelphia, 1984.
Assistant lecturer Department History, U. Colombo, 1966-1969; assistant archivist, Department National Archives, Colombo, 1970-1978; assistant director, Department National Archives, Colombo, 1978-1983; deputy director, Department National Archives, Colombo, 1983-1989; director, Department National Archives, Colombo, since 1990.
Member Sri Lanka History Association, International Council on Archives (current records committee, Southwest Asian branch), National Resources Energy and Scientific Authority (chairman scientific and technical information committee).
Married Daminie Pujitha Gunawardene, November 24, 1971. Children: Peshala, Janisha.