Sri Lankan Tamil Family Genealogy
COOMARASWAMY, C - Family #5014
1 C. Coomaraswamy
...2 Rajendra (Raju) Coomaraswamy 1915-1981
Born:Jul-1915. Educated at Royal College, Colombo. Captain of Cricket and Athletics. Joined CCS in 1933. Assistant Controller of Exchange, Imports & Exports. Deputy Commissioner of Labor, Industries & Commerce. GM Credit Corporation. Secretary, Housing Loan Board. Assistant Administrator UNDP, Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific 1961, Secretary General 1971, Assistant Director UNDP 1971. Adviser to the PM and cabinet of Ministers in International Economic Cooperation. President Colombo Plan Council. Alternate for Sri Lanka to the World Bank. Staged plays, Ibsens' Dolls House, Strindbergh's Ghosts and Candida. Died:7-Apr1981.
......3 Satheyandra (Sathi) Coomaraswamy 1920-1988
Born:1920. Educated at Royal College, Colombo. Obtained school colors in Cricket, Tennis, Athletics. 100 yards Sprint Champion. Began his cricket career in 1948 and played under Sathasivam aganist the team led by Don Bradman and also the West Indies led by John Goddard. last appeared in International Cricket in 1950. Director Shaw Wallace & Hedges Co. Ltd. Died:15-Jan-1988