Alfonso García Robles

1911 - 1991

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Alfonso García Robles (20 March 1911 – 2 September 1991) was a Mexican diplomat and politician who, in conjunction with Sweden's Alva Myrdal, received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1982. García Robles was born in Zamora, Michoacán, and trained in law at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), the Institute of Higher International Studies in Paris, France (1936) and the Hague Academy of International Law in the Netherlands (1938) before joining his country's foreign service in 1939. He served as a delegate to the 1945 San Francisco Conference that established the United Nations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfonso García Robles has received more than 101,580 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Alfonso García Robles is the 31st most popular diplomat (down from 28th in 2019), the 68th most popular biography from Mexico (down from 52nd in 2019) and the most popular Mexican Diplomat.

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Among diplomats, Alfonso García Robles ranks 31 out of 51Before him are Megasthenes, John Mott, Giovanni Villani, Irina Bokova, Édith Cresson, and Hans Blix. After him are Robert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood, Mikhail Borodin, Dean Acheson, Jean Kennedy Smith, Amr Moussa, and Richard Holbrooke.

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Among people born in 1911, Alfonso García Robles ranks 75Before him are Princess Isabelle of Orléans-Braganza, Qian Xuesen, David Seymour, Clara Rockmore, Lee J. Cobb, and Luis Walter Alvarez. After him are Elizabeth Bishop, Ishirō Honda, Mahalia Jackson, Gustavo Díaz Ordaz, Hubert Humphrey, and William Stuart-Houston. Among people deceased in 1991, Alfonso García Robles ranks 60Before him are William Heinesen, Vilém Flusser, Carmine Coppola, Lee Remick, Sergey Akhromeyev, and Henri de Lubac. After him are Demetrios I of Constantinople, Brad Davis, Ralph Bellamy, Boris Pugo, Joachim Kroll, and Berenice Abbott.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Alfonso García Robles ranks 68 out of 487Before him are Juan Diego (1474), Itzcoatl (1380), Ricardo Montalbán (1920), Pedro Infante (1917), Marcial Maciel (1920), and Vicente Fernández (1940). After him are Felipe Calderón (1962), Amado Carrillo Fuentes (1956), Tizoc (1436), Silvia Pinal (1931), Pedro Lascuráin (1856), and Ernesto Zedillo (1951).

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Among diplomats born in Mexico, Alfonso García Robles ranks 1