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date: 15 October 2019

Annan, Kofi (b. Kumasi, Ghana, 8 April 1938; d. Bern, Switzerland, 18 August 2018) Secretary-General, United Nations 1997–2007 

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

Christopher Riches,

Jan Palmowski

Born into an educated family of tribal chiefs, Annan studied economics at the Kumasi College of Science and Technology. Gaining a Ford Foundation scholarship, he completed his studies in the USA in ... ...

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