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

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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.

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Shashi TharoorShashi Tharoor
(Indian)
Hina Rabbani KharHina Rabbani Khar
(Pakistani)
Rory StewartRory Stewart
(British)

Christine LagardeChristine Lagarde
(French)
Jean Kennedy SmithJean Kennedy Smith
(American)
Zhou EnlaiZhou Enlai
(Chinese)

Alger HissAlger Hiss
(American)
Ban Ki-moonBan Ki-moon
(South Korean)
Prince Aly KhanPrince Aly Khan
(French,Pakistani)

Arjan SinghArjan Singh
(Indian)
Frederik, Crown Prince of DenmarkFrederik, Crown Prince of Denmark
(Danish)
James LongstreetJames Longstreet
(Indonesian,American)

Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl KitchenerHerbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener
(Irish,British)
Kevin RuddKevin Rudd
(Australian)
Victoria, Crown Princess of SwedenVictoria, Crown Princess of Sweden
(Swedish)

Ehud BarakEhud Barak
(Israeli)
Raoul WallenbergRaoul Wallenberg
(Swedish)
Kim CampbellKim Campbell
(Canadian)

Maxime BernierMaxime Bernier
(Canadian)
Julie BishopJulie Bishop
(Australian)
Vijaya Lakshmi PanditVijaya Lakshmi Pandit

J. Christopher StevensJ. Christopher Stevens
(American)
Yahya KhanYahya Khan
(Pakistani)
Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
(American)

Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
(Hungarian)
George F. KennanGeorge F. Kennan
(American)
Klemens von MetternichKlemens von Metternich
(German)

Susan RiceSusan Rice
(American)
Frans TimmermansFrans Timmermans
John DiefenbakerJohn Diefenbaker
(Canadian)

Paul WolfowitzPaul Wolfowitz
(American)
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-PérigordCharles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord
(French)
John EisenhowerJohn Eisenhower
(American)

Winston PetersWinston Peters
(New Zealander)
Joseph BonaparteJoseph Bonaparte
(Spanish,French)
Roger CasementRoger Casement
(Irish)

Isaiah BerlinIsaiah Berlin
(Latvian,British)
Pope Pius XIPope Pius XI
(Italian)
Chiune SugiharaChiune Sugihara
(Japanese)

Bradford BishopBradford Bishop
(American)
Zine El Abidine Ben AliZine El Abidine Ben Ali
(Tunisian)
Mohammad Javad ZarifMohammad Javad Zarif

Richard HolbrookeRichard Holbrooke
(American)
Zalmay KhalilzadZalmay Khalilzad
(American)
Mohammad Hamid AnsariMohammad Hamid Ansari
(Indian)

Yitzhak ShamirYitzhak Shamir
(Belarusian,Israeli)
Fridtjof NansenFridtjof Nansen
(Norwegian)
Tzipi LivniTzipi Livni
(Israeli)

Pamela HarrimanPamela Harriman
(British)
Sergey LavrovSergey Lavrov
(Russian)
Ralph BuncheRalph Bunche
(American)