Kofi Annan (1938–2018)

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Kofi Annan was born on April 8, 1938 in Kumasi, Gold Coast [now Ghana]. He is known for Cannes Film Festival (1952), The Empire in Africa (2006) and PBS NewsHour (1975). He was married to Nane Annan and Titi Alakija. He died on August 18, 2018 in Bern, Switzerland. See full bio »


(age 80) in Bern, Switzerland

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The Empire in Africa Self - Secretary-General of the UN
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 2018 NOS Uit het Leven (TV Series documentary) (in memory of - 1 episode)
- NOS Uit het leven van 2018 (2018) ... (in memory of)
 2010 Countdown to Zero (Documentary) (very special thanks)
 2003 Pandemic: Facing AIDS (TV Mini Series documentary) (special thanks - as Secretary General Kofi Annan)
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Secretary General Kofi Annan


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Nane Annan  (his death) | See more »


Amanda Van Annan (niece or nephew)

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Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance. See more »


Pictured on a $1.30 United Nations regular-issue postage stamp issued 31 May 2019. See more »

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