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George Venable Allen, Sr
Birth: Nov. 3, 1903
Durham County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1970
Bahama
Durham County
North Carolina, USA

US Diplomat. Served as the United States Ambassador to Iran from 1946 to 1948, United States Ambassador to Yugoslavia from 1949 to 1953, United States Ambassador to India from 1953 to 1954, United States Ambassador to Nepal from 1953 to 1954, and United States Ambassador to Greece from 1956 to 1957. From 1958 to 1960, he was director of the United States Information Agency. In 1966, he was named as a Career Ambassador, the highest post in the Foreign Service. (bio by: K) 
 
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  Katharine Martin Allen (1906 - 1984)*
 
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Burial:
Rock Creek Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 09, 2003
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George Venable Allen, Sr
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