John Negroponte

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John Negroponte
John Negroponte official portrait State.jpg
United States Deputy Secretary of State
In office
February 27, 2007 – January 23, 2009
PresidentGeorge W. Bush
Preceded byRobert Zoellick
Succeeded byJim Steinberg
United States Director of National Intelligence
In office
April 21, 2005 – February 13, 2007
PresidentGeorge W. Bush
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byMike McConnell
United States Ambassador to Iraq
In office
June 29, 2004 – March 17, 2005
PresidentGeorge W. Bush
Preceded byKrzysztof Biernacki (Acting)
Succeeded byZalmay Khalilzad
United States Ambassador to the United Nations
In office
September 19, 2001 – June 23, 2004
PresidentGeorge W. Bush
Preceded byJames B. Cunningham (Acting)
Succeeded byJohn Danforth
United States Ambassador to the Philippines
In office
October 26, 1993 – August 5, 1996
PresidentBill Clinton
Preceded byRichard H. Solomon
Succeeded byThomas C. Hubbard
United States Ambassador to Mexico
In office
July 3, 1989 – September 5, 1993
PresidentGeorge H. W. Bush
Bill Clinton
Preceded byCharles J. Pilliod Jr.
Succeeded byJim Jones
Deputy National Security Advisor
In office
November 23, 1987 – January 20, 1989
PresidentRonald Reagan
Preceded byColin Powell
Succeeded byRobert Gates
Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs
In office
July 19, 1985 – November 23, 1987
PresidentRonald Reagan
Preceded byJames L. Malone
Succeeded byFrederick M. Bernthal
United States Ambassador to Honduras
In office
November 11, 1981 – May 30, 1985
PresidentRonald Reagan
Preceded byJack R. Binns
Succeeded byJohn A. Ferch
Personal details
Born
John Dimitri Negroponte

(1939-07-21) July 21, 1939 (age 80)
London, United Kingdom
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Diana Villiers
Children5
EducationYale University (BA)
Harvard University

John Dimitri Negroponte (/ˌnɛɡrˈpɒnti/; born July 21, 1939) is a British-born American diplomat of Greek descent.[1] He served as a research fellow and lecturer in international affairs at Yale University's Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, United States Deputy Secretary of State, and the first ever Director of National Intelligence.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ambassador John D. Negroponte: Briefing a Future President about Foreign Policy | GW Today | The George Washington University". Gwtoday.gwu.edu. 2016-02-24. Retrieved 2016-08-18.