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Gromyko, Andrei Andreyevich 1909-89: Soviet diplomat
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, Andrei Andreyevich 1909-1989.
Soviet political leader who served as ambassador to the United States (1943-1946) and the United Nations (1946-1948). He later held the posts of foreign minister (1957-1983) and chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet (1983-1988).