This Month in History: June
June 18th 1981
The BLP, led by Tom Adams, wins the general elections of Barbados.
June 1st 1987
The Right Excellent Errol Walton Barrow, the Prime minister of the island and father of Independence, dies
June 5th 1990
Dame Nita Barrow became the first female Governor General of Barbados
Dame Nita Barrow
June 7th 1994
Prime Minister Erskine Sandiford dissolves the House of Assembly after a no-confidence vote.
June 25th 2011
The Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison were added as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.