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The world cannot continue to wage war like physical giants and to seek peace like intellectual pygmies.
Basil O'Connor

Basil O'Connor

Basil O'Connor (January 8, 1892 Taunton, Massachusetts - March 9, 1972 Phoenix, Arizona) was an American lawyer. In co-operation with US-President Franklin D. Roosevelt he started two foundations for the rehabiltation of polio patients and the research on polio prevention and treatment. From 1944 to 1949 he was Chairman and President of the American Red Cross and from 1945 to 1950 he was Chairman of the League of Red Cross Societies

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