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Pearson, Lester Bowles

Born: 1897 AD
Died: 1972 AD
Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Prime Ministers

Canadian diplomat and politician

 

Canadian ambassador to US 1945-1946

 

Canadian foreign minister 1948-1957

 

president of UN General Assembly 1952-1953

 

tried to mediate Suez Crisis 1956

 

prime minister of Canada 1963-1968

 

Nobel Prize in Peace 1957