• Born date: 1928-09-03
  • Born in: Luxembourg (city)
  • Death date: 2007-08-26
  • Death in: Luxembourg (city)
Gaston Thorn

Gaston Egmond Thorn (3 September 1928 – 26 August 2007) was a Luxembourg politician who served in a number of high-profile positions, both domestically and internationally. Amongst the posts that he held were the 20th Prime Minister of Luxembourg (1974–79), President of the United Nations General Assembly (1975), and the seventh President of the European Commission (1981–85).Thorn was born in Luxembourg City.