Saturday, February 05, 2005

John Edwin Fobes, 86; UNESCO Official, U.S. Diplomat ( Obituary:

"John Edwin Fobes, 86, the former deputy general director of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, died Jan. 20 at his home in Asheville, N.C., after a heart attack. Mr. Fobes dedicated a major part of his life to the United Nations, from his work after World War II helping set up the organization to creation of an American support group after his retirement."

He will be missed!

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