Constantin BRUN, Envoy Extraordinary to United States from Denmark.
Brun, Constantin was born on October 5, 1860 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Son of Major General A. and Ella Amalie (Bluhme) Brun.
College, Herlufsholm. University, Copenhagen, Master of Laws, 1883.
Assistant, in Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1885. Secy, of Legation, Berlin, 1887, Paris, 1891. Minister of Denmark, Washington, 1895-1908, London, 1908-1912, Washington, 1912: Delegate, from Denmark at Peace Conference in The Hague, 1907.
Signed Treaty ceding Danish West Indies (Virgin Ielahds) to United States Army at New York, 1916. Honors: Knight of Order of Dannebrog, 1894. Chamberlain to King of Denmark, 1897.
Grand Cross of Order of Dannebrog, 1911.
Clubs: Metropoli tan, Racquet (Washington, District of Columbia), Chevy Chase (Maryland).