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Christopher Van Hollen MP (1922 - 2013)

Christopher Van Hollen Sr. (September 23, 1922 – January 30, 2013) was an American member of the United States Foreign Service who served as the United States Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the M...

6/1/2010 1/26/2016

U.S. Ambassador to Iraq. He was appointed in 1948 and served from 1949 to 1952.

5/16/2015 1/22/2016

Clifton Rodes Breckinridge (November 22, 1846 – December 3, 1932) was a Democratic alderman, congressman, diplomat, businessman and veteran of the Confederate Army and Navy. He was a member of...

10/3/2007 1/7/2016

Richard Rush (August 29, 1780 – July 30, 1859) was United States Attorney General under James Madison and United States Secretary of the Treasury under John Quincy Adams as well as John Quincy...

11/24/2008 1/3/2016

Carol Laise (1917 - 1991)

"Carol Laise"

Carol Laise (November 14, 1917 – July 25, 1991) was an American civil servant, ambassador to Nepal and the first female Assistant Secretary of State.

12/29/2015 12/29/2015

Ellsworth F. Bunker (1894 - 1984)

Ellsworth F. Bunker (May 11, 1894[1] – September 27, 1984) was an American businessman and diplomat (including being the ambassador to Argentina, Italy, India, and Nepal). He maybe best known ...

3/15/2012 12/29/2015

Robert Barnwell Roosevelt, also known as Robert Barnhill Roosevelt (August 7, 1829 – June 14, 1906), was a sportsman, author and United States Congressman from New York (1871–1873). ...

6/27/2007 12/28/2015

Shelby Cullom Davis MP (1909 - 1994)

Shelby Cullom Davis (April 1, 1909 – May 26, 1994) was an American investment banker, philanthropist, and former United States Ambassador to Switzerland hailing from the state of New York. He ...

4/6/2011 12/24/2015

Robert Dale Owen (1801 - 1877)

Newpaper editor 1825; Indiana Legislature 1836-1838;US House of Representatives 1843- 1847, introduced the bill to establish the Smithsonian Institution; Diplomat charge d' affairs 1853- 1858 Naples, I...

8/19/2007 12/15/2015

Henry Clay Ide (1844 - 1921)

Henry Clay Ide (September 18, 1844 – June 13, 1921) was a U.S. judge, colonial commissioner, ambassador, and Governor-General of the Philippines.

12/13/2015 12/13/2015

Adm. Jerauld Wright (USN) MP (1898 - 1995)

Jerauld Wright was born in 1898, and graduated from the US Naval Academy in 1918. He was appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to China May 3, 1963. He served in that position from J...

12/5/2015 12/5/2015

Dorence Atwater (1845 - 1910)

Dorence Atwater (February 3, 1845 – November 26, 1910) was a Union Army soldier, merchant, entrepreneur, and United States Consul to Tahiti. He was born and raised in Terryville, Connecticut, ...

10/15/2012 11/29/2015

David Manker Abshire (1926 - 2014)

David Manker Abshire (April 11, 1926 – October 31, 2014) served as a Special Counselor to President Reagan and was the U.S. Ambassador to NATO from 1983–87. Abshire presided over the Ce...

10/2/2015 11/24/2015

Peterson Bryant (Pete) Jarman, a Representative from Alabama; born in Greensboro, Hale County, Ala., on October 31, 1892; attended the public schools, the Normal College, Livingston, Ala., and Southe...

11/18/2015 11/18/2015

Brutus Junius Clay MP (1847 - 1932)

Brutus Junius Clay II (February 20, 1847 – June 2, 1932) was an American businessman, political figure and diplomat.

6/5/2009 11/15/2015

. Armistead Inge Selden, Jr., a Representative from Alabama; born in Greensboro, Hale County, Ala., February 20, 1921; attended the public schools; graduated from Greensboro High School in 1938 and f...

1/1/2015 11/14/2015

Nicholas Platt (born March 10, 1936) is an American diplomat who served as U.S. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Pakistan, Philippines, Zambia, and as a high level diplomat in Canada, Ch...

11/1/2008 10/30/2015

Benjamin Glover Shields, a Representative from Alabama; born in Abbeville, S.C., in 1808; moved with his father to Clarke County, Ala.; resided in Demopolis, Marengo County, Ala.; completed preparato...

10/17/2015 10/17/2015

Wakefield Gale Frye (1826 - 1893)

Wakefield Gale Frye, an attorney in both Rockland and Belfast was appointed to the post of U.S. Consul General in Halifax, Nova Scotia on two non-consecutive occasions. Born in Montville, Maine on De...

9/7/2012 9/10/2015

Carol Moseley Brown, a Senator from Illinois; born in Chicago, Ill., August 16, 1947; educated in Chicago public schools; graduated, University of Illinois 1969; graduated, University of Chicago Scho...

8/31/2015 9/1/2015

Samuel Henry Piles, a Senator from Washington; born near Smithland, Livingston County, Ky., December 28, 1858; attended private schools in Smithland, Ky.; studied law; admitted to the bar and commenc...

8/29/2015 8/29/2015

James Ralph Sasser, a Senator from Tennessee; born in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., September 30, 1936; attended the public schools of Nashville; attended the University of Tennessee 1954-1955; grad...

8/28/2015 8/28/2015

Robert Charles Krueger, a Representative and a Senator from Texas; born in New Braunfels, Comal County, Tex., September 19, 1935; attended New Braunfels public schools; B.A., Southern Methodist Unive...

8/28/2015 8/28/2015

Laurie S. Fulton is an American attorney, diplomat and the former United States Ambassador to Denmark. She was sworn in on July 15, 2009, and presented her credentials to the Queen of Denmark on Augu...

8/27/2015 8/27/2015

Thomas Nelson Page (1853 - 1922)

Thomas Nelson Page (April 23, 1853 – November 1, 1922) was a lawyer and American writer. He also served as the U.S. ambassador to Italy under the administration of President Woodrow Wilson dur...

8/23/2015 8/23/2015

Robert Worth Bingham (1871 - 1937)

Robert Worth Bingham (November 8, 1871 – December 18, 1937) was a politician, judge, newspaper publisher and United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom. He attended the University of North...

8/21/2015 8/21/2015

Abbott Lawrence, LL. D (1792 - 1855)

Abbott Lawrence (December 16, 1792, Groton, Massachusetts – August 18, 1855) was a prominent American businessman, politician, and philanthropist. He founded Lawrence, Massachusetts. Born in G...

9/15/2008 8/20/2015

Abraham Alfonse Albert Gallatin ( January 29, 1761 – August 12, 1849) was a Swiss-American ethnologist, linguist, politician, diplomat, congressman, and the longest-serving United States Secreta...

5/25/2009 8/20/2015

John Randolph Clay (September 29, 1808 – August 15, 1885) was an American diplomat. Biography Clay was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1808, the second child of parents Joseph (1...

10/22/2012 8/20/2015

US Ambassador WIlliam Phillips ) "Phillips was born in Beverly, Massachusetts. He attended Harvard College in 1900 and graduated from Harvard Law School in 1903. His first political job was working a...

4/5/2010 8/19/2015

Selah Merrill (1837 - 1909)

Selah Merrill, (May 2, 1837 – January 22, 1909) was an American Congregationalist clergyman. He served as the American consul in Jerusalem. Biography Selah Merrill was born in Canton Cen...

8/18/2015 8/18/2015

Joseph Reed Ingersoll (1786 - 1868)

"Cicero of the American Bar"

Joseph Reed Ingersoll, the "Cicero of the American Bar," was the third son of the distinguished Jared Ingersoll. He graduated from Princeton College in 1804. He studied law with his father, was admit...

7/20/2015 8/16/2015

George Washington Campbell , a Representative and a Senator from Tennessee; born in the parish of Tongue, Sutherlandshire, Scotland, February 9, 1769; immigrated with his parents to North Carolina in 1...

9/13/2009 8/16/2015

Warren Robinson Austin (November 12, 1877 – December 25, 1962) was an American politician and statesman; among other roles, he served as Senator from Vermont. Born in Highgate Center in Fr...

12/31/2011 8/15/2015

Heman Allen, US Congress (1779 - 1852)

US Congressman, US Diplomat. Elected to represent Vermont in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1817 to 1818. He also served as a State Court Judge from 1811 to 1814, Member of ...

10/1/2013 8/15/2015

US Congressman. Elected to represent West Virginia's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1865 to 1867. he was U.S. consul to Australia. Upon his return from...

3/31/2014 8/15/2015

George Wallace Jones, (brother-in-law of John Scott of Missouri), a Delegate from the Territory of Michigan and the Territory of Wisconsin and a Senator from Iowa; born in Vincennes, Ind., April 12, 18...

6/15/2015 8/14/2015

Gilbert Ashville Pierce, a Senator from North Dakota; born in East Otto, Cattaraugus County, N.Y., January 11, 1839; attended the public schools; moved to Indiana in 1854 and settled near Valparaiso;...

8/14/2015 8/14/2015

Wikipedia Donald Phinney Gregg (born 5 December 1927) is a retired American politician, CIA employee, and U.S. Ambassador to South Korea. Gregg worked for the Central Intelligence Agency for 31 years...

8/10/2015 8/10/2015

Wikipedia Daniel Patrick Moynihan (March 16, 1927 – March 26, 2003) was an American politician and sociologist. A member of the Democratic Party, he was first elected to the United States Sena...

8/10/2015 8/10/2015

Maurice Francis Egan (1852 - 1924)

Wikipedia Maurice Francis Egan (May 24, 1852 – January 15, 1924) was an American writer and diplomat. He was a prolific writer and had a long and successful career as a Catholic journalist, li...

8/10/2015 8/10/2015

Gouverneur Morris, U.S. Senator MP (c.1751 - 1816)

Gouverneur Morris (January 31, 1752 – November 6, 1816), was an American statesman, a Founding Father of the United States, and a native of New York City who represented Pennsylvania in the Co...

9/8/2008 8/9/2015

David S. Smith (1918 - 2012)

David Shiverick Smith (January 25, 1918 – April 13, 2012) was the United States ambassador to Sweden from 1976–1977. Smith was born in Omaha, Nebraska, the son of Anna (née Shi...

8/7/2015 8/7/2015

Robert Clymer Hendrickson , a Senator from New Jersey; born in Woodbury, Gloucester County, N.J., August 12, 1898; attended public schools; during the First World War enlisted in the United States Army...

8/7/2015 8/7/2015

Frank Charles Carlucci III (born October 18, 1930) served as the United States Secretary of Defense from 1987 to 1989 in the administration of President Ronald Reagan. Prior to that, Carlucci served ...

8/3/2015 8/3/2015

Wat Tyler Cluverius, IV (1934 - 2010)

Wat T. Cluverius IV From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search For the admiral, see Wat Tyler Cluverius, Jr. Wat T. Cluverius IV United States Ambassador to Bahrain I...

8/2/2014 8/1/2015

Chic Hecht, U.S. Senator (1928 - 2006)

"Chic"

Mayer Jacob "Chic" Hecht (November 30, 1928 – May 15, 2006) was a Republican United States Senator from Nevada and U.S. Ambassador to the Bahamas. In 1966 he was elected to the Nevada State Se...

3/19/2007 7/17/2015

Colleen Bradley Bell (born January 30, 1967) is an American television producer, philanthropist and advocate for the environment, arts and social causes. Bell resides in Budapest with her husband, te...

7/12/2014 7/13/2015

Max Sieben Baucus, a Senator and a Representative from Montana; born in Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont., December 11, 1941; attended the public schools of Missoula and Helena, Mont.; attended Car...

6/25/2008 7/13/2015

Mike Mansfield, U.S. Senator (1903 - 2001)

"Mike"

Michael Joseph (Mike) Michael, a Representative and a Senator from Montana; born in New York City, March 16, 1903; moved with his family to Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont., in 1906; attended the pub...

2/19/2011 7/9/2015

Reverdy Johnson (May 21, 1796 – February 10, 1876) was a statesman and jurist from Maryland. In 1865, he defended Mary Surratt before a military tribunal. Surratt was convicted and executed fo...

6/15/2010 7/4/2015

William Pinkney (March 17, 1764 – February 25, 1822) was an American statesman and diplomat, and the seventh U.S. Attorney General. Biography Born in Annapolis, Maryland, Pinkney studi...

5/21/2010 7/4/2015

Warren Delano Robbins MP (1885 - 1935)

WARREN DELANO ROBBINS Born Brooklyn, N. Y., Sept. 3, 1885. Parents Charles Albert Robbins, Katharine Robbins Delano. School Groton School, Groton, Mass. Degrees A.B., 1908. Married Irene de...

3/19/2012 7/2/2015

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

John Claggett "Jack" Danforth (born September 5, 1936) is a former United States Ambassador to the United Nations and former Republican United States Senator from Missouri. He is an ordained Episcopa...

7/9/2008 6/29/2015

Homer Samuel Ferguson, a Senator from Michigan; born in Harrison City, Westmoreland County, Pa., February 25, 1889; attended the public schools and the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.; gradua...

6/25/2015 6/25/2015

Mack Francis Mattingly, a Senator from Georgia; born in Anderson, Madison County, Ind., January 7, 1931; attended the public schools; graduated from Indiana University, Bloomington, 1957; served in the...

6/6/2015 6/23/2015

Timothy John Roemer, (son-in-law of John Bennett Johnston, Jr.), a Representative from Indiana; born in South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind., October 30, 1956; graduated from Penn High School, Mishawaka...

6/20/2015 6/22/2015

J. Fife Symington Jr. (1910 - 2007)

. John Fife Symington, Jr. (August 27, 1910 – 9 December 2007) was the United States diplomat to Trinidad and Tobago and an airline pioneer. Early life Symington was born in Baltimore ...

11/11/2007 6/21/2015

Edward Stuyvesant Bragg (February 20, 1827 – June 20, 1912) was a Democratic politician, lawyer and Union Army general from Wisconsin. He served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1877 ...

8/28/2011 6/19/2015

Henry Miller Watts (1805 - 1890)

Henry Miller Watts was a lawyer, born in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 10 October, 1805, was graduated at Dickinson college in 1824, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1827, and began practice at Pittsb...

1/5/2014 6/13/2015

Wyche Fowler, Jr., a Representative and a Senator from Georgia; born in Atlanta, Ga., October 6, 1940; attended the public schools; graduated, Davidson College 1962; graduated, Emory University School ...

6/6/2015 6/7/2015

Robert Woods Bliss (1875 - 1962)

Robert Woods Bliss (5 August, 1875 – 19 April 1962) was an American diplomat, art collector, philanthropist, and one of the co-founders of the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection in...

6/6/2015 6/6/2015

Bernard Stone, a Senator from Florida; born in New York City, September 22, 1928; attended Dade County, Fla., public schools; graduated from Harvard University 1949 and from Columbia University Law Sch...

9/4/2008 6/4/2015
       

Wiley T. Buchanan, Jr. (1914 - 1986)

Wiley T. Buchanan Jr. was a former United States chief of protocol and U.S. Ambassador to Austria and Luxembourg. Mr. Buchanan began his government career with a World War II agency called the War Pr...

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Robert Adams, Jr. (February 26, 1849 – June 1, 1906) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Robert Adams, Jr. was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. H...

2/7/2013 5/20/2015

Anne Clark Martindell (1914 - 2008)

Anne Clark Martindell (July 18, 1914 – June 11, 2008) was an American Democratic Party politician from New Jersey, as well as a diplomat who served as United States Ambassador to New Zealand f...

2/2/2014 5/19/2015
       

Marshall Green (1916 - 1998)

Marshall Green (1916–1998) was a United States diplomat whose career focused on East Asia. Green was the senior American diplomat in South Korea at the time of the 1960 April Revolution, a...

5/16/2015 5/16/2015

Everything you wanted to know about C. Douglas Dillon: Clarence Douglas Dillon (born Clarence Douglass Dillon in Geneva, August 21, 1909 – New York City, New York, January 10, 2003) was an A...

5/15/2009 5/16/2015
       

Jay Pierrepont Moffat (1896 - 1943)

Jay Pierrepont Moffat (January 7, 1896 – January 25, 1943) was an American diplomat, historian and statesman who, between 1917 and 1943, served the State Department in a variety of posts, incl...

5/15/2015 5/15/2015

Elliot Lee Richardson (1920 - 1999)

Elliot Lee Richardson (July 20, 1920 – December 31, 1999) was an American lawyer and politician who was a member of the cabinet of Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. As U.S. Attorney Ge...

7/27/2010 5/11/2015

Richard B. Wigglesworth (c.1890 - 1960)

Richard Bowditch "Dick" Wigglesworth (April 25, 1891 – October 22, 1960) was an American football player and coach and United States Representative from Massachusetts. He was born in Boston. H...

2/17/2009 5/11/2015

Roy M. Huffington (1917 - 2008)

Roy Michael Huffington (October 4, 1917 – July 11, 2008) was an American oilman originally from Tomball in Harris County, Texas, who later served as United States Ambassador to Austria.

5/10/2015 5/10/2015

Horace Maynard (August 30, 1814 – May 3, 1882) was an American educator, attorney, politician and diplomat active primarily in the second half of the 19th century. Initially elected to the Hou...

8/11/2013 5/7/2015

Idaho Territory Governor, Arizona Territory Governor, US Diplomat. John Nichol Irwin, son of Stephen and Elizabeth Nichol Irwin, was born Dec. 25, 1845 in Butler County, Ohio and died Dec. 11, 1905 in ...

8/16/2012 5/6/2015

David Preston Thompson was governor of the Idaho Territory Served in the Oregon Legislative Assembly both before and after his time in Idaho, with election to both chambers of the legislature. Also ser...

8/27/2010 5/5/2015

James Bryant Conant (1893 - 1978)

James Bryant Conant (March 26, 1893 – February 11, 1978) was a chemist, educational administrator, and government official. As the President of Harvard University he reformed it as a research ...

2/11/2009 5/4/2015

Jacob D. Beam (1908 - 1993)

Jacob Dyneley Beam (March 24, 1908 – August 16, 1993) was an American diplomat. Beam was born in Princeton, New Jersey. His father was a German professor at Princeton University, and the you...

5/4/2015 5/4/2015

Peter Woodard Galbraith (b. December 31, 1950) is an author, academic, commentator, politician, policy advisor, and former United States diplomat. In the late 1980s and early 1990s, he helped uncover...

1/25/2010 5/3/2015

Craig Roberts Stapleton (born 1945) is a former United States ambassador to France and the Czech Republic.

5/3/2015 5/3/2015

Nathaniel Davis (1925 - 2011)

Nathaniel Davis (April 12, 1925 – May 16, 2011) was a well-known career diplomat who served in the United States Foreign Service and the Peace Corps for 36 years. His final years were spent te...

4/30/2015 4/30/2015

Whiting Willauer (1906 - 1962)

Whiting Willauer (1906 - 1962) was an American ambassador to Costa Rica and Honduras. He is also considered as a key player during the 1954 operation against Arbenz in Gautemala. Biography He was...

4/29/2015 4/29/2015

Charles R. Crane (1858 - 1939)

Charles Richard Crane (1858–1939) was a wealthy American businessman, heir to a large industrial fortune and connoisseur of Arab culture, a noted Arabist. His widespread business interests gav...

7/26/2009 4/27/2015

E. C. Banfield (1828 - 1887)

E. C. Banfield (September 19, 1828 – November 12, 1887) was a New Hampshire lawyer who served as Solicitor of the United States Treasury. Biography Everett Colby Banfield was born in Wolfe...

4/25/2015 4/25/2015

Herbert H. D. Peirce (1849 - 1916)

Herbert Henry Davis Peirce (May 11, 1849 – December 5, 1914) was a United States diplomat who served as Third Assistant Secretary of State from 1901 to 1906 and as U.S. Ambassador to Norway fr...

3/16/2013 4/24/2015

John F. Potter, U.S. Congress (1817 - 1899)

"Bowie Knife"

US Congressman. Born in Augusta, Maine, he attended Phillips Exeter Academy New Hampshire, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1837 and commenced to practice in East Troy, Wisconsin. He was judge...

4/24/2015 4/24/2015

John Parker Hale (March 31, 1806 – November 19, 1873) was an American politician and lawyer from New Hampshire. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1843 to 1845 and in...

10/22/2010 4/24/2015

John Adams Dix (July 24, 1798 – April 21, 1879) was an American politician from New York. He served as Secretary of the Treasury, U.S. Senator, and the 24th Governor of New York. He was also a...

5/21/2011 4/24/2015

Augustine Heard, II (1827 - 1905)

In 1852, Augustine Heard II then took over the leadership of Augustine Heard & Co. and became the first Westerner permitted to trade in Siam in 1855. When his brother John returned to take the leadersh...

4/23/2015 4/23/2015

Warren Zimmermann (1934 - 2004)

Warren Zimmermann (November 16, 1934 – February 3, 2004) was an American career diplomat best known as the last US ambassador to SFR Yugoslavia before its disintegration in a series of civil w...

4/22/2015 4/22/2015

Edwin W. Martin (1917 - 1991)

Edwin W. Martin (1917–1991) was an American diplomat. After his education at Deerfield Academy, Oberlin College, and The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, he embarked u...

4/21/2015 4/21/2015

John Clarence Cudahy (1887 - 1943)

John Clarence Cudahy (December 10, 1887 – September 6, 1943) was a real estate developer and American ambassador to Poland, Ireland, Belgium and Luxembourg.

4/20/2015 4/20/2015

Earl E. T. Smith (1903 - 1991)

Earl Edward Tailer Smith (1903–1991) was a United States foreign diplomat, ambassador to Cuba (1957–1959), mayor of Palm Beach (1971–1977), and husband of model Florence Pritchet...

7/17/2012 4/20/2015

William S. Mailliard (1917 - 1992)

William S. Mailliard (June 10, 1917–June 10, 1992) was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California. He was born in Belvedere, California; attended elementary and secondary sc...

4/20/2015 4/20/2015

Robert F. Wagner, Jr., Mayor of New York City MP (1910 - 1991)

"Robert F. Wagner", "Jr."

Robert Ferdinand Wagner II, usually known as Robert F. Wagner, Jr. (April 20, 1910 – February 12, 1991) served three terms as the mayor of New York City, from 1954 through 1965. Life and e...

5/21/2008 4/20/2015

Avis Thayer Bohlen (born 20 April 1940 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania) is a diplomat and former Assistant Secretary for Arms Control (1999–2002) and United States Ambassador to Bulgaria (1996 ...

2/17/2012 4/19/2015

William Howard Taft III (1915-1991) was the grandson of William Howard Taft and served as U.S. ambassador to Ireland from 1953 to 1957. Taft was also a member of the Metropolitan Club of Washington D...

3/13/2007 4/19/2015