Patrick Manning is the third Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister to die at age 69.
Manning, who passed away on Saturday morning, was born on August 17, 1946, and, therefore, lived just under 70 years.
T&T’s first Prime Minister Dr. Eric Williams was born on September 25, 1911 and died on March 29, 1981, also living just shy of 70 years.
Williams was succeeded by George Chambers, who was born on October 4, 1928.
Chambers died on November 4, 1997.
Manning, Williams and Chambers were all members of the People’s National Movement (PNM).
Williams and Chambers were posthumously given Trinidad and Tobago’s highest award.