Arnold Cantwell Smith OC CH (January 18, 1915 – February 7, 1994) was a Canadian diplomat. He was the first Commonwealth Secretary-General, serving from 1965–1975. A talented student, he won a Rhodes Scholarship to Christ Church, Oxford. From 1958 to 1961, he was the Canadian Ambassador to Egypt. From 1961 to 1963, he was the Canadian Ambassador to the USSR. During his time at the Commonwealth Secretariat, the Commonwealth flag was designed on his and Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau's initiative. Arnold Smith was the elder brother of Wilfred Cantwell Smith.

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  • Arnold Cantwell Smith OC CH (January 18, 1915 – February 7, 1994) was a Canadian diplomat. He was the first Commonwealth Secretary-General, serving from 1965–1975. A talented student, he won a Rhodes Scholarship to Christ Church, Oxford. From 1958 to 1961, he was the Canadian Ambassador to Egypt. From 1961 to 1963, he was the Canadian Ambassador to the USSR. During his time at the Commonwealth Secretariat, the Commonwealth flag was designed on his and Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau's initiative. In 1975 he was made a member of the Order of the Companions of Honour. In 1984, he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada for "a long and distinguished diplomatic career". Arnold Smith was the elder brother of Wilfred Cantwell Smith. His published work includes Stitches In Time; the Commonwealth in World Politics. (en)
  • Arnold Cantwell Smith, CH, OC (* 18. Januar 1915 in Toronto, Ontario; † 7. Februar 1994 ebenda) war ein kanadischer Diplomat und ehemaliger Generalsekretär des Commonwealth of Nations. (de)
  • Arnold Cantwell Smith (ur. 18 stycznia 1915 w Toronto, zm. 7 lutego 1994 tamże) – kanadyjski dyplomata, pierwszy w historii sekretarz generalny Wspólnoty Narodów. W latach 1958-1961 był ambasadorem Kanady w Egipcie, a następnie w latach 1961-1963 w Związku Radzieckim. Po utworzeniu w 1965 Sekretariatu Wspólnoty Narodów został mianowany jego pierwszym szefem. Uważa się go, obok ówczesnego premiera Kanady, Pierre'a Trudeau, za jednego z pomysłodawców flagi Wspólnoty Narodów. Pełnił urząd przez 10 lat, do 1975. W 1984 został uhonorowany Orderem Kanady, najwyższym kanadyjskim cywilnym odznaczeniem państwowym. (pl)
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  • Arnold Cantwell Smith, CH, OC (* 18. Januar 1915 in Toronto, Ontario; † 7. Februar 1994 ebenda) war ein kanadischer Diplomat und ehemaliger Generalsekretär des Commonwealth of Nations. (de)
  • Arnold Cantwell Smith OC CH (January 18, 1915 – February 7, 1994) was a Canadian diplomat. He was the first Commonwealth Secretary-General, serving from 1965–1975. A talented student, he won a Rhodes Scholarship to Christ Church, Oxford. From 1958 to 1961, he was the Canadian Ambassador to Egypt. From 1961 to 1963, he was the Canadian Ambassador to the USSR. During his time at the Commonwealth Secretariat, the Commonwealth flag was designed on his and Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau's initiative. Arnold Smith was the elder brother of Wilfred Cantwell Smith. (en)
  • Arnold Cantwell Smith (ur. 18 stycznia 1915 w Toronto, zm. 7 lutego 1994 tamże) – kanadyjski dyplomata, pierwszy w historii sekretarz generalny Wspólnoty Narodów. W latach 1958-1961 był ambasadorem Kanady w Egipcie, a następnie w latach 1961-1963 w Związku Radzieckim. Po utworzeniu w 1965 Sekretariatu Wspólnoty Narodów został mianowany jego pierwszym szefem. Uważa się go, obok ówczesnego premiera Kanady, Pierre'a Trudeau, za jednego z pomysłodawców flagi Wspólnoty Narodów. Pełnił urząd przez 10 lat, do 1975. (pl)
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