Ian Douglas Smith

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Rhodesian statesman who declared independence of Zimbabwe from Great Britain (born in 1919)

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By the time Margaret Thatcher moved into #10 Downing Street, the world had grown weary of Britain's Central African conflict, and at Lancaster House in 1979, Ian Douglas Smith was forced to give away the store.
The white minority leader, Ian Douglas Smith, unilaterally declared South Rhodesia independent in 1965, naming it Rhodesia and passing legislation to repress blacks and dissidents.
Southern Rhodesia (known as Rhodesia after Northern Rhodesia became Zambia) remained under a white minority government ruled by Ian Douglas Smith (b.