Stephen Lewis

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Birthday
11, 1937
Birthplace
Ottawa, Canada
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
11, 1937 (age 81)
Birthplace
Ottawa, Canada

About

Canadian diplomat who was the leader of the social democratic Ontario New Democratic Party for most of the 1970s. He was also the Canadian Ambassador to the United Nations from 1984 to 1988.

Before Fame

He was exposed to politics as a young child because of his father, who was the leader of the Federal New Democratic Party.

Trivia

He has invested much of his time in the fight against AIDS in Africa and from 2001 to 2006 he served as the United Nations Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa.

Family Life

He married Michele Landsberg and they raised a son named Avi Lewis.

Associated With

He was in a debate in 1957 with John F. Kennedy.