Trivia question: The 1987 general election was held 35 years ago this weekend when four black and minority ethnic Labour MPs were elected for the first time in modern history. Who were they?

@robert Are those the first visible minority MPs in the UK? Canada's first Asian (Chinese) MP was elected in 1957; our first black MP was elected in 1968.

Both were .


@robert Let me correct myself. I see that before Mr. Jung in 1957, Pierre Delorme and Angus McKay, indigenous Canadians, were elected as MPs in 1871.


That's what I get for relying on Wikipedia.

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