Dame Mary Eugenia Charles, DBE: The First Woman Prime Minister of the Island of Dominica

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  Dame Mary Eugenia Charles, DBE   Mary Eugenia Charles was born on May 15th, 1919 in Pointe Michel, Dominica to parents John Baptiste and Josephine Charles; Eugenia’s family who was considered to be of the black bourgeoisie class. Her father John Baptiste was a successful entrepreneur who started as a small stone mason and […]