Francis James Jackson
Francis James Jackson (December 1770 – 5 August 1814) was a British diplomat, ambassador to the Ottoman Empire, Prussia and the United States.
Francis Jackson entered the diplomatic service aged o...
Sir John Crampton, 2nd Baronet
Sir John Fiennes Twisleton Crampton, 2nd Baronet, KCB (1805– 7 December 1886), was a British diplomat, Ambassador to the United States from 1852 to 1856 and Minister Plenipotentiary to Russia from 185...
John Freeman (British politician)
John Freeman, MBE (19 February 1915 – 20 December 2014) was a British politician, diplomat and broadcaster. He was the Labour Member of Parliament (MP) for Watford from 1945 to 1955.
Freeman was b...
Patrick Dean
Sir Patrick Henry Dean, (16 March 1909 – 5 November 1994) was Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the United Nations from 1960 to 1964 and British Ambassador to the United States from 1...
Anthony Merry
Anthony Merry (2 August 1756 – 14 June 1835) was a British diplomat.
The son of a London wine merchant, Anthony Merry served in various diplomatic posts in Europe between 1783 and 1803, holding mo...
E. F. L. Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax
Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax, KG OM GCSI GCMG GCIE TD PC (16 April 1881 – 23 December 1959), known as Lord Irwin from 1925 until 1934 and as Vi...
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Robin Renwick, Baron Renwick of Clifton
Robin William Renwick, Baron Renwick of Clifton KCMG (born 13 December 1937) is a former diplomat and is now a crossbench member of the House of Lords. He was a Labour peer but moved to the crossbenc...
Stratford Canning, 1st Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe
Stratford Canning, 1st Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe KG GCB PC (4 November 1786 – 14 August 1880), was a British diplomat and politician, best known as the longtime British Ambassador to the Ottoman...
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Francis Napier, 10th Lord Napier
Francis Napier, 10th Lord Napier and 1st Baron Ettrick, (15 September 1819 – 19 December 1898), was a Scottish polyglot, diplomat and colonial administrator. He served as the British Minister to the ...
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Roger Makins, 1st Baron Sherfield
Roger Mellor Makins, 1st Baron Sherfield, (3 February 1904 – 9 November 1996), was a British diplomat who served as British Ambassador to the United States from 1953 to 1956.Makins was the son of Bri...
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Oliver Franks, Baron Franks
Oliver Shewell Franks, Baron Franks, (16 February 1905 – 15 October 1992) was an English civil servant and philosopher who has been described as 'one of the founders of the post-war world'.Franks was...
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Nicholas Henderson
Sir (John) Nicholas Henderson, GCMG KCVO (1 April 1919 – 16 March 2009) was a distinguished British career diplomat and writer, who served as British Ambassador to the United State...
Frederick Wright-Bruce
Sir Frederick (William Adolphus) Wright-Bruce, (14 April 1814 – 19 September 1867) was a British diplomat.Frederick Bruce was the youngest of the three sons of Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin and his...
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Christopher Meyer
Sir Christopher John Rome Meyer, KCMG (born 22 February 1944) is a former British Ambassador to the United States (1997–2003), former Ambassador to Germany (1997) and the former chairman of the Press ...
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Oliver Wright
Sir John Oliver Wright GCMG GCVO DSC (6 March 1922 – 1 September 2009) was a British diplomat.
Wright was born on 6 March 1921. He was educated at Solihull School and later Christ's Coll...
Richard Pakenham
Sir Richard Pakenham (19 May 1797 – 28 October 1868) was a British diplomat.Pakenham, the fifth son of Admiral Sir Thomas Pakenham, by his wife, Louisa, daughter of the Right Hon. John Staples, ...
Esme Howard, 1st Baron Howard of Penrith
Esme William Howard, 1st Baron Howard of Penrith, (15 September 1863 – 1 August 1939) was a British diplomat. He served as British Ambassador to the United States between 1924 and 1930. He was ...
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Edward Thornton (diplomat)
Sir Edward Thornton KCB (13 July 1817 – 26 January 1906) was a prominent British diplomat, who held posts in Latin America, Turkey, Russia, and served for fourteen years as Minister to the United Stat...
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James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce
James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce (10 May 1838 – 22 January 1922) was a British academic, jurist, historian and Liberal politician.
Bryce was born in Arthur Street, Belfast, County Antrim, the son ...
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List of Ambassadors of the United Kingdom to the United States
The British Ambassador to the United States is in charge of the British Embassy, Washington, D.C., the United Kingdom's diplomatic mission to the United States. The official title is Her Majesty's Amb...
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John Kerr, Baron Kerr of Kinlochard
John Olav Kerr, Baron Kerr of Kinlochard GCMG (born 22 February 1942), is a former diplomat, now Deputy Chairman of Scottish Power and an independent (cross-bench) member of the House of Lords.
Bo...
Auckland Geddes, 1st Baron Geddes
Auckland Campbell-Geddes, 1st Baron Geddes, (21 June 1879 – 8 June 1954) was a British academic, soldier, politician and diplomat. He was a member of David Lloyd George's coalition government during ...
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Philip Kerr, 11th Marquess of Lothian
Philip Henry Kerr, 11th Marquess of Lothian, KT, CH, PC, DL (18 April 1882 – 12 December 1940), known as Philip Kerr until 1930, was a British politician, diplomat and newspaper editor....
Charles Richard Vaughan
Sir Charles Richard Vaughan, GCH, PC, (20 December 1774 – 15 June 1849) was a British diplomat.Vaughan born at Leicester, the son of James Vaughan, a physician, and his wife, Hester née Smalley....
Henry Stephen Fox
Henry Stephen Fox (22 September 1791, Chatham – 13 October 1846, Washington DC) was a British diplomat.
As the only son of General Henry Edward Fox (1755–1811), Henry was educated at Eton College....
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Julian Pauncefote, 1st Baron Pauncefote
Julian Pauncefote, 1st Baron Pauncefote, (13 September 1828 – 24 May 1902), known as Sir Julian Pauncefote between 1874 and 1899, was a British barrister, judge and diplomat. He was Permanent U...
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Nigel Sheinwald
Sir Nigel Elton Sheinwald (born 26 June 1953) is a former senior British diplomat, who served as Ambassador to the United States of America between October 2007 and January 2012. He was appointed "Sp...
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Archibald Clark Kerr, 1st Baron Inverchapel
Archibald Clark Kerr, 1st Baron Inverchapel, (17 March 1882, Australia – 5 July 1951), known as Sir Archibald Clark Kerr between 1935 and 1946, was a British diplomat. He served as Ambassador to the ...
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Richard Lyons, 1st Viscount Lyons
Richard Bickerton Pemell Lyons, 1st Viscount Lyons, GCB, GCMG, PC, DCL (6 April 1817 – 5 December 1887) was an eminent British diplomat.
Born in Lymington, Hampshire, Lyons was the elder son of Ed...
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Peter Jay
The Honourable Peter Jay (born 7 February 1937) is a British economist, broadcaster and diplomat.
Peter Jay is the son of Douglas and Peggy Jay, both of whom were Labour Party politicians. He was ...