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Great Seal Visits to the U.S. by Foreign Heads of State and Government--1980


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Date Visitor Country Description
January 14, 1980Prime Minister Adolfo SuarezSpainPrivate visit.
January 24-25, 1980Prime Minister Francesco CossigaItalyOfficial visit.
January 31, 1980Prime Minister John Malcolm FraserAustraliaPrivate visit en route to Europe. Met again with President Carter February 7, on return.
February 15, 1980King Juan Carlos ISpainPrivate visit.
February 19-22, 1980President Daniel arap MoiKenyaState visit.
March 2-4, 1980President Policarpo Paz GarciaHondurasPrivate visit. Met with President Carter March 3.
March 4-6, 1980Chancellor Helmut SchmidtGermany, Federal Republic ofOfficial visit.
April 5-8, 1980President Leopold-Sedar SenghorSenegalPrivate visit. Met with President Carter April 8.
April 7-10, 1980President Anwar SadatEgyptOfficial visit.
April 14-17, 1980Prime Minister Menachem BeginIsraelOfficial visit.
April 20-22, 1980King Baudouin IBelgiumPrivate visit. Met with President Carter April 22.
April 27-28, 1980Prime Minister J.M.G.M. (Tom) AdamsBarbadosPrivate visit. Met with President Carter April 28.
April 30-May 1, 1980Prime Minister Masayoshi OhiraJapanOfficial visit.
June 16-18, 1980King HusseinJordanOfficial visit.
June 27-July 2, 1980 President Jaafar NimieriSudanPrivate visit. Met with President Carter July 2.
August 21-27, 1980Prime Minister Robert MugabeZimbabweOfficial visit.
August 25-27, 1980President Khaleda Ziaur RahmanBangladeshPrivate visit. Met with President Carter August 27.
September 24-26, 1980President Juvenal HabyarimanaRwandaPrivate visit. Met with President Carter September 25
September 25, 1980President Siaka StevensSierra Giovanni LeonePrivate visit.
October 3, 1980President Muhammad Zia ul-HaqPakistanPrivate visit while attending UN General Assembly session.
October 3-8, 1980President Shehu ShagariNigeriaOfficial visit.
November 9-18, 1980Prime Minister Menachem BeginIsraelPrivate visit. Met with President Carter November l3.
November 18-21, 1980Chancellor Helmut SchmidtGermany, Federal Republic ofPrivate visit. Met with President Carter and President-elect Reagan November 20.
November 29- December 1, 1980President Rodrigo Carazo OdioCosta RicaPrivate visit. Met with President Carter December 1

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