List of famous diplomats with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

A person, who serves as a representative or an ambassador on behalf of the government of a particular country, may be referred to as a diplomat. A diplomat plays a crucial and significant role in maintaining healthy relations with other countries and their respective governments. Thus, a diplomat is a specifically skilled and trained person who has the skills and uses tact in dealing with sensitive and important matters that affects the political concerns of the world. Appointed by the government, a diplomat may be required to conduct and diplomatic talks with other countries and even many of the established international organizations. A diplomat is responsible for maintain peaceful and friendly relations with other countries, he may be required to represent the interests of his nation and promote his nation in a positive light to the world. They work in collaboration with the foreign ministers of a nation and play a role in the foreign policy formulation. A diplomat is thus one of the most significant representatives of a country and advocate and negotiate foreign policy related issues. Dig out more about some of most famous diplomats around the world, with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Shashi TharoorShashi Tharoor
(Indian)
Susan RiceSusan Rice
(American)
Vijaya Lakshmi PanditVijaya Lakshmi Pandit

Julie BishopJulie Bishop
(Australian)
Ban Ki-moonBan Ki-moon
(South Korean)
Christine LagardeChristine Lagarde
(French)

Kevin RuddKevin Rudd
(Australian)
Maxime BernierMaxime Bernier
(Canadian)
Prince Aly KhanPrince Aly Khan
(French,Pakistani)

Jean Kennedy SmithJean Kennedy Smith
(American)
Joachim von RibbentropJoachim von Ribbentrop
(German)
J. Christopher StevensJ. Christopher Stevens
(American)

Zhou EnlaiZhou Enlai
(Chinese)
Victoria, Crown Princess of SwedenVictoria, Crown Princess of Sweden
(Swedish)
Mohammad Hamid AnsariMohammad Hamid Ansari
(Indian)

Raoul WallenbergRaoul Wallenberg
(Swedish)
Rory StewartRory Stewart
(British)
Petro PoroshenkoPetro Poroshenko
(Ukrainian)

Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl KitchenerHerbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener
(Irish,British)
Frederik, Crown Prince of DenmarkFrederik, Crown Prince of Denmark
(Danish)
James LongstreetJames Longstreet
(Indonesian,American)

Pik BothaPik Botha
(South African)
Chiune SugiharaChiune Sugihara
(Japanese)
Yahya KhanYahya Khan
(Pakistani)

Hina Rabbani KharHina Rabbani Khar
(Pakistani)
Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
(American)
Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
(Hungarian)

Alger HissAlger Hiss
(American)
Joseph C. WilsonJoseph C. Wilson
(American)
Kim CampbellKim Campbell
(Canadian)

Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-PérigordCharles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord
(French)
Klemens von MetternichKlemens von Metternich
(German)
Bradford BishopBradford Bishop
(American)

Ehud BarakEhud Barak
(Israeli)
Roger CasementRoger Casement
(Irish)
Joseph BonaparteJoseph Bonaparte
(Spanish,French)

Pope Pius XIPope Pius XI
(Italian)
George F. KennanGeorge F. Kennan
(American)
Isaiah BerlinIsaiah Berlin
(Latvian,British)

John EisenhowerJohn Eisenhower
(American)
Fernando Henrique CardosoFernando Henrique Cardoso
(Brazilian)
Arjan SinghArjan Singh
(Indian)

Roger ShermanRoger Sherman
(American)
Fridtjof NansenFridtjof Nansen
(Norwegian)
Paul WolfowitzPaul Wolfowitz
(American)

MegasthenesMegasthenes
(Greek)
Gro Harlem BrundtlandGro Harlem Brundtland
(Norwegian)
Ngozi Okonjo-IwealaNgozi Okonjo-Iweala
(Nigerian)

Sergey LavrovSergey Lavrov
(Russian)
Zalmay KhalilzadZalmay Khalilzad
(American)
Pamela HarrimanPamela Harriman
(British)

Imre NagyImre Nagy
(Hungarian)
Winston PetersWinston Peters
(New Zealander)
Wilhelm FrickWilhelm Frick
(German)