Jeane Kirkpatrick's official portrait
|16th United States Ambassador to the United Nations|
|Preceded by||Donald McHenry|
|Succeeded by||Vernon A. Walters|
|Born||Jeane Duane Jordan|
December 19, 1926
Duncan, Oklahoma, U.S.
|Died||December 7, 2006 (aged 79)|
Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.
|Political party||Democratic (until 1980)|
|Spouse(s)||Evron Maurice Kirkpatrick|
|Children||Douglas Jordan Kirkpatrick|
John Evron Kirkpatrick
|Alma mater||Stephens College|
University of Paris
|Profession||Professor, diplomat, political activist|
Jeane Duane Kirkpatrick (née Jordan; December 19, 1926 – December 7, 2006) was an American politician. She served as the American ambassador to the United Nations. She served as Ronald Reagan's foreign policy adviser in his 1980 campaign and later in his Cabinet.
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- Honorary Doctoral Degrees, Universidad Francisco Marroquín
- "Jeane Kirkpatrick, Reagan's Forceful Envoy, Dies", 'The New York Times, December 9, 2006; accessed May 20, 2014.
- "Kirkpatrick hit liberals for blaming America first", washtimes.com; accessed May 20, 2014.
- official website of Empower America
- American Enterprise Institute website
- Profile: Jeane J. Kirkpatrick
- ADL Mourns the Passing of Ambassador Jeane Kirkpatrick, Anti-Defamation League press release; accessed May 20, 2014.
- The Cold War series: interview with Jeane Kirkpatrick, National Security Archive (February 28, 1999)
- "Jeane Kirkpatrick advocates war", The Oprah Winfrey Show, October 1, 2001.
- The National Association of Scholar's Board of Advisors
- Jeane Kirkpatrick interviewed by Peter Krogh, American Interests (1982)