Kofi Annan

  • Born: April 8, 1938
  • Died: August 18, 2018
  • Location: Bern

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Former UN Secretary-General...

Kofi Annan (1938 – 2018), was a diplomat from Ghana and became the first black African Secretary-General of the United Nations. He served two terms from 1997 – 2006. He was awarded the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize for his humanitarian work. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.