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JFK at the United Nations
President of the United States John F. Kennedy addresses the UN General Assembly for the final time, during the "relative calm" of 1963.
Trygve Lie is reappointed Secretary-General
Trygve Lie accepts his reappointment as Secretary-General of the United Nations and delivers a speech in front of the General Assembly.
Maya Angelou's Wise Words
"We are more alike, my friends, than we are unalike." American poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou recites a poem during the gathering for the United Nations Development Fund for Women's Achievement Awards.
Voices from UN Archives
The UN’s sound recording collection presents excerpts of historic speeches given at the United Nations featuring many UN Secretary-Generals and heads of government, including Fidel Castro, Nikita Khrushchev and Dwight E. Eisenhower, among others.