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John R. Bolton

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John Robert Bolton (born November 20, 1948) is an American attorney, diplomat, Republican consultant and political commentator who served as the 25th United States Ambassador to the United Nations from 2005 to 2006 and as the 27th United States National Security Advisor from 2018 to 2019. Bolton served as a United States Assistant Attorney General for President Ronald Reagan from 1985 to 1989. He served in the State Department as Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs from 1989 to 1993 and Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Affairs from 2001 to 2005. He was an advocate of the Iraq War as a Director of the Project for the New American Century, which favored going to war with Iraq.He was the United States Ambassador to the United Nations from August 2005 to December 2006, as a recess appointee by President George W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John R. Bolton has received more than 4,116,320 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). John R. Bolton is the 11th most popular diplomat (up from 27th in 2019), the 297th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,362nd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular American Diplomat.

John R. Bolton is most famous for being the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations from 2005 to 2006, and for being the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations from 2001 to 2005.

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Among DIPLOMATS

Among diplomats, John R. Bolton ranks 11 out of 51. Before him are Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, Dag Hammarskjöld, Boutros Boutros-Ghali, Alexandra Kollontai, John Jay, and Raoul Wallenberg. After him are Ferdinand de Lesseps, Folke Bernadotte, Prince Claus of the Netherlands, Mohamed ElBaradei, Madeleine Albright, and Hasekura Tsunenaga.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1948, John R. Bolton ranks 13Before him are Svetlana Alexievich, Terry Pratchett, Ozzy Osbourne, Eckhart Tolle, Jean-Michel Jarre, and Hassan Rouhani. After him are Jan Palach, Henning Mankell, Jeremy Irons, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Kathy Bates, and Sauli Niinistö.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John R. Bolton ranks 297 out of 15,968. Before him are George Herbert Mead (1863), Audie Murphy (1925), William Henry Harrison (1773), Ed Gein (1906), William G. Morgan (1870), and John Ford (1894). After him are Liza Minnelli (1946), Cameron Diaz (1972), Truman Capote (1924), Robert Peary (1856), Margaret Mitchell (1900), and Ella Fitzgerald (1917).

Among DIPLOMATS In United States

Among diplomats born in United States, John R. Bolton ranks 3Before him are Pocahontas (1595) and John Jay (1745). After him are George F. Kennan (1904), John Mott (1865), Dean Acheson (1893), Jean Kennedy Smith (1928), Richard Holbrooke (1941), Ralph Bunche (1904), J. Christopher Stevens (1960), Adlai Stevenson II (1900), and Edward M. House (1858).

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