How old is Kofi?

How old is Kofi?

80 years (1938–2018)
Kofi Annan/Age at death

When was Kofi Anna born?

April 8, 1938
Kofi Annan/Date of birth
Annan was born in Kumasi, Ghana, on 8 April 1938, and was fluent in English, French and several African languages. Kofi Annan died on 18 August 2018 in Bern, Switzerland, at the age of 80.

Is Kofi Annan religious?

Kofi Annan facilitated the repatriation from Iraq of more than 900 international staff and other non-Iraqi nationals (1990) and also served as Special Representative of the Secretary-General to the former Yugoslavia and Special Envoy to NATO (1995-1996). Kofi Annan was born in Kumasi, Ghana, on 8 April 1938.

Who are Kofi Annan parents?

Henry Reginald Annan
Victoria Annan
Kofi Annan/Parents

Kofi Annan was born on April 8, 1939 in Kumasi, Ghana, to an elite family. His parents, Henry Reginald and Victoria Annan, are from the two major ethnic groups that make up the Akan — one of the groups of indigenous people of Ghana.

Who is the present Secretary-General of UNO?

António Guterres
António Guterres, the ninth Secretary-General of the United Nations, took office on 1st January 2017.

Where did Kofi Annan live?

Kofi Annan, in full Kofi Atta Annan, (born April 8, 1938, Kumasi, Gold Coast [now Ghana]—died August 18, 2018, Bern, Switzerland), Ghanaian international civil servant, who was the secretary-general of the United Nations (UN) from 1997 to 2006.

What Kofi Annan did?

Kofi Annan was a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Secretary-General of the United Nations between 1997 and 2006, and the founding chair of the Kofi Annan Foundation, which seeks to mobilise political will to overcome threats to peace, development and human rights.

Was Kofi Annan a doctor?

Kofi Atta Annan (/ˈkoʊfi ˈænæn/; 8 April 1938 – 18 August 2018) was a Ghanaian diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations from January 1997 to December 2006….Kofi Annan.

Busumuru Kofi Annan
Born 8 April 1938 Kumasi, Colony of the Gold Coast (now Ghana)
Died 18 August 2018 (aged 80) Bern, Switzerland

Who is the best UN Secretary-General?

Dag Hammarskjöld. Dag Hammarskjold is often said to have been the best Secretary-General of the United Nations.

  • U Thant. U Thant took the role of UN Security General following the death of Dag Hammarskjold.
  • Ban Ki-Moon. Ban Ki-Moon was Secretary-General of the United Nations from 2007 to 2016.
  • Kofi Annan.
  • Gladwyn Jebb.
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