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Pérez-Guerrero, Manuel

(Venezuela, 1911 – 1985) International Civil Servant, Government Official Manuel Pérez-Guerrero had a long and distinguished career for some fifty years as an international civil servant and as a high-level government official in Venezuela. His international career began in the mid-1930s with the League of Nations and continued in the United Nations System, including the [...]

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Hiss, Alger

(United States of America, 1904 – 1996) Civil Servant Alger Hiss entered government service in 1933, serving in the Departments of Agriculture, Justice and State. In 1944, he was appointed as Special Assistant to the Director of the Office of Special Political Affairs in the United States State Department. That same year he served as [...]

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Romulo, Carlos

(Philippines, 1901 – 1985) Military General, Diplomat Carlos Romulo was Head of the Philippine delegation to the San Francisco Conference in 1945.  He was President of the fourth session of the General Assembly (1949-50) and later served as President of the Security Council on four different occasions when the Philippines was elected to the Council. [...]

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