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George Padmore
File:George Padmore.jpg
Born
Malcolm Ivan Meredith Nurse

(1903-06-28)June 28, 1903
DiedSeptember 23, 1959(1959-09-23) (aged 56)
NationalityTrinidadian

George Padmore (28 June 1903 – 23 September 1959), born Malcolm Ivan Meredith Nurse in Trinidad, was a leading Pan-Africanist, journalist, and author who left Trinidad in 1924 to study in the United States and from there moved to the Soviet Union, Germany, and France, before settling in London and, toward the end of his life, Accra, Ghana.