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who was the first female secretary of state?
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
Madeline Half-wit.. uh, Dim-bulb, uh, whatever.
The one who danced with Kim Jong Il and gave him a nuclear plant and food and medicine for his people.
The one who decided to bomb Serbian civilian targets for false reasons - the thousands upon thousands of Kosovar bodies in mass graves that were never found.
The one who was confused for a char-woman.
The one who chased after Arafat from one of the now-proven useless Pali-Israel negotiations.
- jelly-beanLv 41 decade ago
Madeleine Korbel Albright
Secretary of State,
Term of Appointment: 01/23/1997 to 01/19/2001
Born in Prague, Czechoslovakia, on May 15, 1937;
Emigrated to the United States in 1948; awarded a B.A. in Political Science from Wellesley College in 1959;
Received a Master’s degree from Columbia University in 1968;
Awarded a Ph.D. from Columbia University’s Department of Public Law and Government in 1976;
Chief Legislative Assistant to Senator Edmund Muskie, 1976-1978;
Staff member on National Security Council, 1978-1981;
Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 1981-1982;
Research professor of international affairs and director of Women in Foreign Service program at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, 1982-1993;
President of Center for National Policy, a non-profit public policy organization based in Washington, DC, 1989-1992;
United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations, 1993-1997;
Sworn in as the 64th Secretary of State on January 23, 1997, becoming the first female to hold the position. Served until January 19, 2001
- Anonymous1 decade ago
Madeline Albright was the first secretary of state for the USA.
- 1 decade ago