Ebrard sends condolences to Antony Blinken; His father passed away at the age of 96.
The Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, Marcelo Ebrard mourned the death of Donald Blinkena former American diplomat and father of current US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, who has died at the age of 96.
“Sincere condolences to the Secretary of State of the United States Anthony Blinken to his family and friends, for the sensitive death of his father, Donald Blinken”, the chancellor wrote this Friday in a tweet.
Sincere condolences to the Secretary of State of the United States Antony Blinken, his family and friends, on the sensitive death of his father, Donald Blinken. Rest in peace. Our affection and solidarity Antony.
– Marcelo Ebrard C. (@m_ebrard) September 23, 2022
On Thursday, Blinken announced the death of his father through the same social network.
“My family lost a father and a grandfather.a source of love and inspiration: my father, Donald Blinken,” he wrote.
donald Blinken was born in New York and served in the Army Air Corps in World War II.
In 1966, he co-founded the investment banking firm EM Warburg, Pincus & Co, and was Chairman of the Mark Rothko Foundation from 1976 to 1989. He also chaired the Board of Trustees of the State University of New York, the largest institution in the country. of higher education, from 1978 to 1990.