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Visits By Foreign Leaders in 1971

Visitor From Description Date
Prime Minister Emilio Colombo Italy Official visit. Afterwards visited Houston, Boston, and New York City. Departed U.S. February 22. February 17–20, 1971
Prime Minister John M. Lynch Ireland Private visit. March 15–17, 1971
Prime Minister Keith J. Holyoake New Zealand Informal visit. April 8, 1971
Prime Minister Ahmad Laraki Morocco Private visit. April 15, 1971
King Faisal Saudi Arabia Official visit. In U.S. May 24; visited San Francisco and Williamsburg. May 27–30, 1971
President Anastasio Somoza Debayle Nicaragua Private visit. June 2, 1971
Chancellor Willy Brandt Germany, Federal Republic of Private visit. Arrived in U.S. June 14; also visited Hartford, Conn. June 15–16, 1971
President Leopold-Sedar Senghor Senegal Private visit. In the U.S. June 12-18. Also visited Cambridge, Mass. June 18, 1971
Acting Prime Minister Sirik Matak Khmer Republic (Cambodia) Official visit. August 10–11, 1971
King Olav V Norway Private visit. September 21, 1971
Emperor Hirohito Japan Unofficial visit; President Nixon met with the Emperor and Empress, who were on their way to Europe, at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska. September 26, 1971
President Mokhtar Ould Daddah Mauritania Private visit to Washington while attending session of the U.N. General Assembly. September 28, 1971
Prime Minister Souvanna Phouma Laos Private visit to Washington while attending session of the U.N. General Assembly. September 30, 1971
Prime Minister Tun Abdul Razak Malaysia Private visit. October 5, 1971
Prime Minister Sirimavo R. D. Bandaranaike Sri Lanka Private visit to Washington after attending session of the U.N. General Assembly. October 19, 1971
President Josip Broz Tito Yugoslavia State visit. Afterwards visited Houston, Palm Springs, and Los Angeles. Departed U.S. November 2. October 27–30, 1971
Prime Minister William McMahon Australia Informal visit. Met with President Nixon November 2. October 30–November 4, 1971
Prime Minister Kofi Busia Ghana Private visit while en route to Mexico. November 3–4, 1971
Prime Minister Indira Gandhi India Official visit. Afterwards visited New York City. Departed U.S. November 7. November 3–6, 1971
Prime Minister Golda Meir Israel Private visit. Also visited New York City. Departed U.S. Dec. 12. December 2–6, 1971
Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau Canada Informal working visit. December 6, 1971
President Emilio G. Medici Brazil State visit. December 6–9, 1971
President Hubert Maga Dahomey (Benin) Private visit. December 9, 1971
Chancellor Willy Brandt Germany, Federal Republic of Informal visit at Key Biscayne (Fla.). December 28–29, 1971