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Adlai Stevenson II
Date: American, 1900 - 1965
Adlai Stevenson
Remarks: U.S. Assistant Secretary to the Navy 1941-44; Governor of Illinois from 1949-1953; Democratic Presidential candidate in 1952 and 1956; American ambassador to the United Nations under Kennedy, with cabinet rank; he wrote several books, including 'A Call to Greatness.'