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Maung Maung Gyi, Burmese ambassador to the United States, Canada and Argentina. Decorated World War II Defense medal, Burma Star, External Threat Star, People's War Star, Military Service medal, Independence medal, Patriotic Star. Active various sailing, swimming, shooting federations; active workers and farmers associations; president Colombo Plan Council, 1982—1983.

Background

Gyi, Maung Maung was born on May 25, 1925 in Mandalay, Burma. Son of Maung Maung Gyan and Ma Bi.

Education

Graduate in Arts, University Rangoon, Burma. Graduate in Law; Graduate, United States Naval War College. Graduate, National Defense College, Rangoon.

Career

Training command, Rangoon, 1974—1977. Managing director Burma Ports Corporation, 1977—1978. Burmese Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Japan Tokyo, 1978—1980.

Burmese Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Sri Lanka Colombo, 1980—1984. Burmese Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to United States Washington, since 1984.

Membership

Active various sailing, swimming, shooting federations. Active workers and farmers associations. President Colombo Plan Council, 1982—1983.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, sailing, golf.

Connections

Married Nyunt Nyunt Gyi, March 4, 1951. Children: Tin Gyi, Khin Sabai, Nyunt Gyi.

father:
Maung Maung Gyan

mother:
Ma Bi

spouse:
Nyunt Nyunt Gyi

children:
Tin Gyi

Khin Sabai Gyi

Nyunt Gyi