Carlos Albán Holguín

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Carlos Albán Holguín
Official UN Photo portrait of Carlos Albán Holguín.
Official UN Photo portrait of Carlos Albán Holguín
19th Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations
In office
2 May 1983 – 17 September 1987
President Belisario Betancur Cuartas (1983-1986)
Virgilio Barco Vargas (1986-1987)
Preceded by Carlos Sanz de Santamaría
Succeeded by Enrique Peñalosa Camargo
Colombian Minister of National Education
In office
12 March 1981 – 7 August 1982
President Julio César Turbay Ayala
Deputy José Luis Acero Jordán
Preceded by Guillermo Angulo Gómez
Mayor of Bogotá
In office
1970–1973
President Misael Pastrana Borrero
Preceded by Emilio Urrea Delgado
Succeeded by Aníbal Fernández de Soto
Personal details
Died 11 March 1995(1995-03-11)
Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
Nationality Colombian
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s) Gloria Duran
Profession Lawyer
Religion Roman Catholic

Carlos Albán Holguín (died 11 March 1995)[1] was a Colombian lawyer and politician who served as the 19th Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations. He also served as Minister of National Education during the administration of Julio César Turbay Ayala, and was appointed Mayor of Bogotá by President Misael Pastrana Borrero.[2]

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