Famous Black Diplomats

 1 Condoleezza Rice

Condoleezza Rice
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Famous As: Former United States Secretary of State
Birthdate: November 14, 1954
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

The 66th United States Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice made history in 2005 when she became the first female black Secretary of State. She is also the first female to serve as National Security Advisor, a position which she served from 2001 to 2005. One of the most powerful women in the world at one point of time, she has been depicted in Hollywood films.

 2 Sidney Poitier

Sidney Poitier
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Birthdate: February 20, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Bahamian, American

Sidney Poitier is a Bahamian-American actor who became the first Afro-Bahamian and Black male actor to receive an Oscar for Best Actor in 1964. In 2009, he was honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. His life and work inspired a couple of documentary films, including the 2008 film Sidney Poitier, an Outsider in Hollywood.

 3 Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan
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Famous As: Former UN Secretary General
Birthdate: April 8, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Ghanaian
Died: August 18, 2018

 4 Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
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Famous As: Diplomat, Economist
Birthdate: June 13, 1954
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Nigerian

 5 E. R. Braithwaite

E. R. Braithwaite
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Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: June 27, 1912
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Guyanese
Died: December 12, 2016

 6 Moses Blah

Moses Blah
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Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: April 18, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Liberian
Died: April 1, 2013

 7 Ben Ngubane

Ben Ngubane
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Famous As: Politician, Diplomat
Birthdate: October 22, 1941
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: South African
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 8 Mainza Chona

Mainza Chona
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Famous As: Zambian Politician
Birthdate: January 21, 1930
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Zambian
Died: December 11, 2001

 9 Grace Ogot

Grace Ogot
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: May 15, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Kenyan
Died: March 18, 2015

 10 Joseph Nanven Garba

Joseph Nanven Garba
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Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: July 17, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Nigerian
Died: June 1, 2002

 11 Zenani Mandela

Zenani Mandela
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Birthdate: February 4, 1959
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: South African

 12 Amara Essy

Amara Essy
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Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: December 20, 1944
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Ivorian

 13 Birago Diop

Birago Diop
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: December 11, 1906
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Senegalese
Died: November 25, 1989

 14 Davidson Nicol

Davidson Nicol
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Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: September 14, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Sierra Leonean
Died: September 20, 1994

 15 Émile Derlin Zinsou

Émile Derlin Zinsou
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 23, 1918
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Beninese
Died: July 28, 2016

 16 Andrew Young Jr.

Andrew Young Jr.
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 12, 1932
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American