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Henry Owen, American former ambassador, consultant. Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1942-1946.


Owen, Henry was born on August 26, 1920 in New York City.


Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1941.


Economist Department State, Washington, 1946-1955, member policy planning staff, 1955-1962, deputy counselor, vice chairman policy planning council, 1962-1966, chairman council, 1966-1969. Director foreign policy studies Brookings Institution, 1969-1977. Personal representative of President United States with rank of ambassador to participate in preparations for summit meetings, 1977-1981.

Senior adviser Salomon Brothers, 1981—2002. Co-chairman Capitol Partners for Education, Washington, since 2002. Special advisory Pan-European Oil Pipeline Romania-Serbian-Croatia-Slovenia- Italy.


Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1942-1946.