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)
Julie BishopJulie Bishop
(Australian)
Ban Ki-moonBan Ki-moon
(Japanese)

Victoria, Crown Princess of SwedenVictoria, Crown Princess of Sweden
(Swedish)
Jean Kennedy SmithJean Kennedy Smith
(American)
Kevin RuddKevin Rudd
(Australian)

Susan RiceSusan Rice
(American)
Frederik, Crown Prince of DenmarkFrederik, Crown Prince of Denmark
(Danish)
J. Christopher StevensJ. Christopher Stevens
(American)

Joachim von RibbentropJoachim von Ribbentrop
(German)
Christine LagardeChristine Lagarde
(French)
Prince Aly KhanPrince Aly Khan
(French,Pakistani)

Zhou EnlaiZhou Enlai
(Chinese)
Raoul WallenbergRaoul Wallenberg
(Swedish)
Vijaya Lakshmi PanditVijaya Lakshmi Pandit

Hina Rabbani KharHina Rabbani Khar
(Pakistani)
Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl KitchenerHerbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener
(Irish,British)
Maxime BernierMaxime Bernier
(Canadian)

Petro PoroshenkoPetro Poroshenko
(Ukrainian)
Yahya KhanYahya Khan
(Pakistani)
James LongstreetJames Longstreet
(Indonesian,American)

Alger HissAlger Hiss
(American)
Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
(Hungarian)
Winston PetersWinston Peters
(New Zealander)

Rory StewartRory Stewart
(British)
Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
(American)
Kim CampbellKim Campbell
(Canadian)

Mohammad Hamid AnsariMohammad Hamid Ansari
(Indian)
Bradford BishopBradford Bishop
(American)
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-PérigordCharles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord
(French)

Ehud BarakEhud Barak
(Israeli)
Joseph BonaparteJoseph Bonaparte
(Spanish,French)
John Julius NorwichJohn Julius Norwich
(British)

Arjan SinghArjan Singh
(Indian)
John EisenhowerJohn Eisenhower
(American)
Princess Elisabeth of DenmarkPrincess Elisabeth of Denmark
(Danish)

Roger CasementRoger Casement
(Irish)
Klemens von MetternichKlemens von Metternich
(German)
MegasthenesMegasthenes
(Greek)

Isaiah BerlinIsaiah Berlin
(Latvian,British)
Sergey LavrovSergey Lavrov
(Russian)
George F. KennanGeorge F. Kennan
(American)

Pope Pius XIPope Pius XI
(Italian)
Pamela HarrimanPamela Harriman
(British)
Fridtjof NansenFridtjof Nansen
(Norwegian)

Richard HolbrookeRichard Holbrooke
(American)
John DiefenbakerJohn Diefenbaker
(Canadian)
Chiune SugiharaChiune Sugihara
(Japanese)

Zine El Abidine Ben AliZine El Abidine Ben Ali
(Tunisian)
Imre NagyImre Nagy
(Hungarian)
Aldo MoroAldo Moro
(Italian)

Raymond A. SpruanceRaymond A. Spruance
(American)
Arnold J. ToynbeeArnold J. Toynbee
(British)
Paul WolfowitzPaul Wolfowitz
(American)