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Gunnar Nicolaus Lonaeus Edit Profile

Swedish ambassador

Gunnar Nicolaus Lonaeus, Swedish ambassador. Decorated Commander Royal Order of the North Star, Her Majesty King of Sweden, Commander Grand Cross, Brazilian Order Cruzeiro Do Sul.

Background

Lonaeus, Gunnar Nicolaus was born on May 23, 1921 in Vreta Kloster, Sweden. Son of Hjalmar N. and Gerda A. (Backstedt) Larsson.

Education

Master of Arts, University Uppsala, 1945.

Career

With Joined Swedish Foreign Service, 1950. Consul-general New York City, 1970—1975. Ambassador to Brazil Brasilia, 1975—1978.

Head press & information services Ministry Foreign Affairs, Stockholm, 1978—1981. Ambassador to Japan, Tokyo, 1981.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Literature, music, skiing, golf.

Connections

Married Inger M.K. Johansson, June 24, 1943. Children: Gunilla, Hakan, Erland, Ebba.

father:
Hjalmar N. Larsson

mother:
Gerda A. (Backstedt) Larsson

spouse:
Inger M.K. Johansson

children:
Gunilla Lonaeus

Hakan Lonaeus

Erland Lonaeus

Ebba Lonaeus