Sir Lynden Pindling

Age: 70

Bahamian politician who served as prime minister from 1967 to 1992 and led the country through independence from Britain in 1973. He was accused of covering up for drug traffickers and accepting bribes in the 1980s.

Died: Nassau, Bahamas, Aug. 26, 2000

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