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The Right Honourable
Owen Seymour Arthur
PC, MP

Arthur at the 2005 Summit of the Americas.
Leader of the Opposition (Barbados)
In office
18 October 2010 â€“ 26 February 2013
Prime Minister Freundel Stuart
Preceded by Mia Mottley
Succeeded by Mia Mottley
Constituency Saint Peter
5th Prime Minister of Barbados
In office
6 September 1994 â€“ 16 January 2008
Monarch Elizabeth II
Governor General Nita Barrow
Denys Williams (Acting)
Clifford Husbands
Deputy Mia Mottley
Preceded by Erskine Sandiford
Succeeded by David Thompson
Personal details
Born (1949-10-17) 17 October 1949 (age 67)
Barbados
Political party BLP
Spouse(s) Julie Arthur
Children Leah
Mother Iretha “Doll” Arthur[1]
Father Frank Leroy Arthur[2]
Residence Ilaro Court 1994–2008
Profession Economist

Let us go forward in this battle fortified by conviction that those who labour in the service of a great and good cause will never fail.
Owen Arthur
I am satisfied that all politicians were meant to be journalists and all journalists meant to be politicians.
Owen Arthur
Help the man-in-the-street make sense of the bewildering.
For he who has health has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
For ultimately, the only way to win wars, is to prevent them occurring in the first place.
Owen Arthur