Adlai Stevenson

Adlai Stevenson

Born: February 5, 1900

Died: July 14, 1965

Nationality: American

Occupation: Politician

Biography: Adlai Ewing Stevenson II was an American politician and statesman, noted for his skill in debate and oratory; Governor of Illinois, he was twice an unsuccessful candidate for President of the United States running against Dwight D. Eisenhower. Under the John F. Kennedy administration, he served as United States Ambassador to the United Nations.

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