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Lennart Dafgard, Swedish ambassador.

Background

Dafgard, Lennart was born on September 28, 1930 in Vanersborg, Sweden. Son of Otto and Doris (Mikaloff) Dafgard.

Education

Degree in Law, University Stockholm, 1955.

Career

Joined Diplomatic Service of Sweden, 1955, assigned Geneva, Buenos Aires, Karachi (Pakistan), Brussels, Bonn, 1956-1977. Ambassador to Mozambique, 1977-1980. Assistant under-secretary Ministry Foreign Affairs, Stockholm, 1980-1985.

Ambassador to Turkey, 1985-1990. Ambassador Ministry Foreign Affairs, Stockholm, 1990-1995. Advisor to Center and East European governments on matters related to accession to European Union, since 1995.

Connections

Married Agneta Anckarman, January 28, 1959. Children: Jan, Anna, Maria.

father:
Otto Dafgard

mother:
Doris (Mikaloff) Dafgard

spouse:
Agneta Anckarman

children:
Jan Dafgard

Anna Dafgard

Maria Dafgard