Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan

Born: April 8, 1938

Nationality: Ghanaian

Occupation: Statesman

Biography: Kofi Atta Annan is a Ghanaian diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations, from 1 January 1997 to 31 December 2006. Annan and the United Nations were the co-recipients of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize for his founding of the Global AIDS and Health Fund to support developing countries in their struggle to care for their people.

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