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Sir Cornelius Alvin Smith, GCMG[1] (born 7 April 1937)[2][3][4][5] is the Governor-General of the Bahamas,[6] serving since 28 June 2019.


Sir Cornelius Smith

Governor-General of the Bahamas
Assumed office
28 June 2019
MonarchElizabeth II
Prime MinisterHubert Minnis
Preceded byDame Marguerite Pindling
Personal details
Born (1937-04-07) 7 April 1937 (age 82)
Bahamas

BiographyEdit

He previously was Ambassador to the United States starting in 2008. He was also Minister of Transport, and Aviation of the Bahamas.[7][8] In 2018, he was sworn in as the deputy Governor General.[9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.thegazette.co.uk/notice/3378369
  2. ^ il+7%2C+1937&oq=cornelius+a.+smith+April+7%2C+1937&gs_l=mobile-gws-serp.12...4097.6134.0.7303.2.2.0.0.0.0.354.659.3-2.2.0....0...1c.1j2.64.mobile-gws-serp..0.1.352...30i10k1.0.DRkGUd7kims Profile of Cornelius A. Smith
  3. ^ https://rulers.org/indexs4.html
  4. ^ "AllGov - Officials". www.allgov.com. Retrieved 2019-06-28.
  5. ^ "thebahamasweekly.com - C.A Smith Officially Appointed Ambassador to Washington". www.thebahamasweekly.com. Retrieved 2019-06-28.
  6. ^ media. "The Cabinet Office announces The Honourable Cornelius A. Smith to serve as the 11th Governor-General in an Independent Bahamas! | Bahamaspress.com". Retrieved 2019-06-27.
  7. ^ Guardian, The Nassau. "Cornelius Smith". National Library and Information Services - Bahamas. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
  8. ^ Cooper, Michael R. "Minister Biographies". National Library and Information Services - Bahamas. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
  9. ^ "CA Smith sworn in as Deputy to the Governor General". www.tribune242.com. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
Government offices
Preceded by
Dame Marguerite Pindling
Governor-General of the Bahamas
2019–present
Incumbent