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Who invented the term "UNITED NATIONS" and when ?

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Asked by radhakrishnan, 20 Nov '11 02:00 pm
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Franklin D. Roosevelt first coined the term 'United Nations' as a term to describe the Allied countries. The term was first officially used on 1 January 1942,
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Answered by madhavi, 20 Nov '11 02:09 pm

 
  
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The earliest concrete plan for a new world organization was begun under the aegis of the U.S. State Department in 1939.

Franklin D. Roosevelt first coined the term 'United Nations' as a term to describe the Allied countries.
The term was first officially used on 1 January 1942, when 26 governments signed the Atlantic Charter,
pledging to continue the war effort.
On 25 April 1945, the UN Conference on International Organization began in San Francisco, attended by 50 governments and a number of non-governmental organizations involved in drafting the United Nations Charter.
The UN officially came into existence on 24 October 1945 upon ratification of the Charter by the five permanent members of the Security CouncilFrance, the Republic of China, the Soviet Union, the United Kingdom and the United Statesand by a majority of the other 46 signatories.
The first meetings of the General Assembly, with 51 nations represented, and the Security Council, took place in Westminster Cent ...more
Answered by anantharaman, 20 Nov '11 02:37 pm

 
  
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It's Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1942...!
Answered by Dil Se, 20 Nov '11 02:31 pm

 
  
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The BA is short and uptodate
Answered by anil garg, 20 Nov '11 05:54 pm

 
  
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