United Nations Security Council Resolution 94
adopted on 29 May 1951
, noted with regret the death of International Court of Justice Judge José Philadelpho de Barros e Azevedo
on 7 May 1951
and decided that the election to fill the vacancy should take place during the sixth session of the General Assembly
. The Council further decided that this election should take place prior to the regular election which was to be held at the same session to fill the five vacancies which were to occur owning to the expiration on 5 February 1952
of five of the members.