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date: 22 September 2019

Hammarskjöld, Dag Hjalmar Agne Carl (b. Jönköping, Sweden, 29 July 1905; d. near Ndola, Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia), 18 Sept. 1961) UN Secretary‐General 1953–61 

Source:
A Dictionary of Contemporary World History
Author(s):

Christopher Riches,

Jan Palmowski

Born in Sweden, he studied at Stockholm University, where he later became professor of economics 1933–6. He then entered government service and was deputy Foreign Minister ... ...

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