Philip Charles Habib

Philip Charles Habib

Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death 25 May 1992 (aged 72)
Puligny-Montrachet, Departement de la Côte-d'Or, Bourgogne, France
Burial San Bruno, San Mateo County, California, USA
Plot S, 1187
Memorial ID 6928489 · View Source
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American Diplomat. Served in the United States Army during World War II (1939-1945). United States Ambassador to South Korea, serving in 1971. He received the Presidential Medal of Honor in 1982. Among his accomplishments in politics were, head of the Peace talks in Paris that ended the Vietnam War under President Richard M. Nixon, helped to arrange the cease-fire in Lebanon, the P.L.O.'s withdrawal from that country in 1982 and convinced Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos to go into exile in 1986.

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