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Bonsal, Philip Wilson

Born: 1903 AD
Died: 1995 AD, at 92 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Diplomat


1903 - Born on May 22nd in New York, New York County, New York. He was a career diplomat and the last United States Ambassador to Cuba.

         - His father was Stephen Bonsal, a well-known Far Eastern correspondent.

1955 - He became U.S. ambassador to Colombia.

1957 - Served as U.S. ambassador to Bolivia.

1959-1960 - Became the last U.S. ambassador to Cuba (recalled after Fidel Castro's alliance with Soviet Union).

1961-1962 - Served as U.S. ambassador to Morocco.

1995 - He died on June 28th in his home at the age of 92.


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