Kjeld Olesen

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Name: Kjeld Olesen
Occupation: Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Denmark
Birth Date: 8  july 1932 
Place of Birth: Copenhagen, Denkmark

Kjeld Olesen (born 1932) is a Danish former Social Democratic politician.
He was a Member of Parliament 1966–1987 and served as Deputy Chairman of the Social Democratic Party in the 1970s. He served in several cabinet positions, most notably as Foreign Minister and Defence Minister.