Bernt Carlsson

 

 

Age: 50

 

Summary: Swedish diplomat serving as Assistant-Secretary-General of the United States and United Nations Commissioner for Namibia from 1987 to 1988 who had worked tirelessly for free elections in the southern African colony and tried to isolate the racists diplomatically as he performed services for Socialist International (SI) movements and individuals from Eastern Europe to Latin America.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in Pan Am Flight 103 terrorist bombing

 

Born: November 21, 1938

 

Died: December 21, 1988

 

Location: Lockerbie, Scotland