Currently alive, at 97 years of age.
Categories: Political Leader
1918 – Born on the 21st of December at Sankt Andra-Wordern, Austria.
1936 – He attended the Vienna Consular Academy.
1944 – He graduated from the University of Vienna as a Doctor of Jurisprudence.
1945 – He joined the Austrian diplomatic service.
1948 – He served as First Secretary of the Legation in Paris.
1951 – He was head of the personnel department of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Vienna.
1955 – He was appointed Permanent Observer for Austria to the United Nations.
1956 – Represented Austria in Canada as Minister Plenipotentiary.
1960 – He was head of the Political Department (West) in the Austrian Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
1964 – He was Chairman of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space.
1968 – He was elected President of the first United Nations Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful
Uses of Outer Space.
– Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs of Austria.
1970 – He again became the Austrian Permanent Representative to the United Nations.
1971 – One of the two candidates for the Federal Presidency of Austria.
1973 – Addressed the Conference on European Security and Co-operation in Helsink.
1985 – Wrote autobiographies "In the Eye of the Storm".