Sir Milo Boughton Butler
– January 22
) was a Bahamian administrator
. He was appointed as the first Bahamian Governor-General
by the former leader of the Progressive Liberal Party
(PLP), of which he was also a member. He was Governor General from 1973 until his death in Nassau
in 1979. He is memorialized with a statue located in downtown Nassau across from the Parliament House.