List of famous government officials who distinguished themselves by going beyond their call of duty.

Government officials are the interface between the government and the people. They are pivotal in providing relief and succour to the general public in times of need. Here is a list of famous government officials who distinguished themselves by going beyond their call of duty.
Dana Perino Dana Perino
American

John Bolton John Bolton
American

Sean Spicer Sean Spicer
American

Mark Felt Mark Felt
American

Stamford Raffles Stamford Raffles
Jamaican, British

Joseph D. PistoneJoseph D. Pistone
American
Melvin PurvisMelvin Purvis
American

James BradyJames Brady
American
Bill RichardsonBill Richardson
American

Linda TrippLinda Tripp
American

Gurbanguly BerdimuhamedowGurbanguly Berdimuhamedow
Turkmen
Henry PaulsonHenry Paulson
American

Pargalı Ibrahim PashaPargalı Ibrahim Pasha
Greek, Turkish
H. R. HaldemanH. R. Haldeman
American

Yashwant SinhaYashwant Sinha
Indian

John CairncrossJohn Cairncross
British
Michael ScheuerMichael Scheuer
American
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Ramsey ClarkRamsey Clark
American
Denis McDonoughDenis McDonough
American

John O. BrennanJohn O. Brennan
American

Maxwell D. TaylorMaxwell D. Taylor
American

Al-Hajjaj ibn YusufAl-Hajjaj ibn Yusuf
Saudi Arabian
Harold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of TunisHarold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis
British

Richard A. ClarkeRichard A. Clarke
American

Richard HelmsRichard Helms
American

Tom C. ClarkTom C. Clark
American

Brian SandovalBrian Sandoval
American
Ezra Taft BensonEzra Taft Benson
American

Cornelius Vanderbilt WhitneyCornelius Vanderbilt Whitney
American
Dean RuskDean Rusk
American

George EverestGeorge Everest
British

William ColbyWilliam Colby
American
William J. CaseyWilliam J. Casey
American

Shaun DonovanShaun Donovan
American
Rosa DeLauroRosa DeLauro
American

Amr ibn al-AsAmr ibn al-As
Saudi Arabian

Georges-Eugène HaussmannGeorges-Eugène Haussmann
French

Joycelyn EldersJoycelyn Elders
American

Louis-Nicolas DavoutLouis-Nicolas Davout
French
AbrahaAbraha
Ethiopian

Ali Pasha of IoanninaAli Pasha of Ioannina
Albanian

Nancy KassebaumNancy Kassebaum
American

Boxcar WillieBoxcar Willie
American
Fernando WoodFernando Wood
American
Peter MinuitPeter Minuit
Dutch, American

Florence GreenFlorence Green
British

Ron BrownRon Brown
American

Carl Friedrich GoerdelerCarl Friedrich Goerdeler
German, Polish
Luis Muñoz MarínLuis Muñoz Marín
Puerto Rican

Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount AllenbyEdmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby
British
John M. DeutchJohn M. Deutch
American

Sherman MintonSherman Minton
American

Michelle HowardMichelle Howard
American
Porter GossPorter Goss
American

Archibald CoxArchibald Cox
American
Cai LunCai Lun
Chinese

Antoine de la Mothe CadillacAntoine de la Mothe Cadillac
French

Markus WolfMarkus Wolf
German
Hamilton JordanHamilton Jordan
American

James Michael CurleyJames Michael Curley
American
Nicholas KatzenbachNicholas Katzenbach
American

Abba KyariAbba Kyari
Nigerian

HeshenHeshen
Chinese

Edward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of FallodonEdward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon
British
Frederick Henry, Prince of OrangeFrederick Henry, Prince of Orange
Dutch

Learie ConstantineLearie Constantine
Trinidadian, British

Edward Stettinius Jr.Edward Stettinius Jr.
American

Victor Hope, 2nd Marquess of LinlithgowVictor Hope, 2nd Marquess of Linlithgow
British

John Hay WhitneyJohn Hay Whitney
American
Lin ZexuLin Zexu
Chinese

Pierre Samuel du Pont de NemoursPierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours
French, American
Alexander Farnese, Duke of ParmaAlexander Farnese, Duke of Parma
Spanish

Howell CobbHowell Cobb
American

Keith JosephKeith Joseph
British
Donald TsangDonald Tsang
Chinese

Terry SanfordTerry Sanford
American
Sandy BergerSandy Berger
American

Edmund DudleyEdmund Dudley
British
Nikos SampsonNikos Sampson
Cypriot

Gaius MaecenasGaius Maecenas
Italian, Ancient Roman

Bernard Freyberg, 1st Baron FreybergBernard Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg
New Zealander, British
Edward WinslowEdward Winslow
British

Jack ValentiJack Valenti
American
Zhang QianZhang Qian
Chinese