Kingdon Gould Jr.
|United States Ambassador to the Netherlands|
October 18, 1973 – September 30, 1976
|Preceded by||J. William Middendorf|
|Succeeded by||Robert J. McCloskey|
|United States Ambassador to Luxembourg|
|Preceded by||George J. Feldman|
|Succeeded by||Ruth Lewis Farkas|
|Born||January 3, 1924|
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Died||January 16, 2018 (aged 94)|
North Laurel, Maryland, U.S.
|Children||(nine; including Kingdon Gould III)|
|Parents||Kingdon Gould, Sr.|
|Alma mater||Yale University|
|Occupation||Diplomat, businessman, philanthropist|
Kingdon Gould Jr. (January 3, 1924 – January 16, 2018) was an American diplomat, businessman, and philanthropist.
A Republican businessman, President Richard Nixon appointed Gould to serve as United States Ambassador to Luxembourg, a position he would serve from 1969 through 1972. In 1973, Gould was appointed as Ambassador to the Netherlands by President Gerald Ford, serving until 1976.
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