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With 52 biographies, Diplomats are the 81st most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Snookers, American Football Players, and Sociologists.

Pantheon has 54 people classified as diplomats born between 350 BC and 1978. Of these 54, 10 (18.52%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living diplomats include Ban Ki-moon, Mohamed ElBaradei, and John R. Bolton. The most famous deceased diplomats include Pocahontas, Kofi Annan, and Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord. As of April 2022, 2 new diplomats have been added to Pantheon including Porfirio Rubirosa and Ri Yong-ho.

Living Diplomats

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Deceased Diplomats

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Newly Added Diplomats (2022)

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Most diplomats were born in United States (12), Sweden (5), and France (4). By city, the most common birth places were Cairo (3), Paris (2), and New York City (2).The most common death places of diplomats were United States (9), Russia (6), and United Kingdom (5). By city, these were Moscow (4), Paris (2), and Rome (2).

The earliest biographies classified as diplomats in Pantheon are Giovanni Villani, Gaius Marius, and Megasthenes.  The concentration of diplomats was largest during the Radio & Film Era, which lasted from 1900 to 1949. Some birth or death locations for earlier diplomats are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

Which Diplomats were alive at the same time? This visualization shows the lifespans of the 25 most globally memorable Diplomats since 1700.

Diplomats are found within the Institutions domain which also includes Politicians, Religious Figures, Military Personnels, Noblemen, and Pilots.