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Sven Olof Palme

Politician. Prime Minister of Sweden (1969-76, 1982-86). President of the Swedish Social Democratic Party (1969-86).

Jan 30th 1927, Stockholm, Sweden - Feb 28th 1986, Stockholm, Sweden

Peace Prize 1985

For defending, with realism, non-surrendering moderation, and yet effectiveness, the fundamental purpose of the United Nations of protecting peace and international security, and for having given his support to international cooperation.

The award was presented in Badalona.