Place of Birth: San Ignacio, British Honduras (now Belize)
Date of Birth: 19 March, 1944
*father – Palestinian Arab
*mother – Scottish, Mayan [Indigenous Belizean]
Said Musa is a Belizean lawyer and politician. He has served as Prime Minister of Belize, from 28 August, 1998 to 8 February, 2008, as well as Leader of the Opposition, from 10 November, 1996 to 30 August, 1998, and again, from 8 February, 2008 to 30 March, 2008, among other duties.
Said is the son of Aurora Augustina (Gibbs) and Hamid Musa. His father was born in El Bireh, Palestine. His mother, who was born in Belize, was said to be of Scottish and Mayan descent.
Said is married to Joan Musa. He has eleven children, including four with Joan. Among his children with Joan is artist, teacher, poet, and entertainer Yasser Musa.
Ethnicity Related Discussion