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Pear·son(pîr′sən), Lester Bowles 1897-1972.
Canadian politician who served as prime minister (1963-1968). He won the 1957 Nobel Peace Prize for his role in the negotiation of a solution to the Suez crisis (1956).
1. (Biography) Karl. 1857–1936, British mathematician, noted for his work in statistics, esp as applied to biological problems
2. (Biography) Lester B(owles). 1897–1972, Canadian Liberal statesman; prime minister (1963–68): Nobel peace prize 1957 for helping to resolve the Suez crisis (1956)
Lester Bowles, 1897–1972, prime minister of Canada 1963–68: Nobel peace prize 1957.