Pearson, Lester

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Name
Pearson, Lester Gender: M
Lester Bowles Pearson
born on 23 April 1897 at 00:05 (= 12:05 AM )
Place Toronto, Ontario (CAN), 43n39, 79w23
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 03°17' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 24°40 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 03°39'



Lester Pearson

Biography

Canadian politician, Prime Minister from 1963-1968. He served as the Canadian Ambassador to Washington 1942-1946, helping to shape foreign policy. Pearson also held the offices of Minister of External Affairs 1948-1957 and President of the General Assembly of the U.N. 1952-1953, as well as other positions. He played a central role during the Suez crisis as Secretary of State for External Affairs and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1957.

Pearson died December 27, 1972 in Ottawa, Canada..

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Work : New Career 1942 (Canadian Ambassador to Washington)
  • Work : New Job 1948 (Minister of External Affairs)
  • Work : New Job 1952 (President of General Assembly to the U.N.)
  • Work : Prize 1957
  • Work : Gain social status 1963 (Prime Minister)

Source Notes

AA 6/1939 quotes his mom for "a few minutes after midnight."

Categories

  • Vocation : Politics : Heads of state (Prime Minister of Canada)
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office (Ambassador, Minister of External Affairs)
  • Notable : Awards : Nobel prize (Nobel Peace Prize)