Currently alive, at 81 years of age.
1939 – Birth of Robert Blackwill. An American diplomat and political scientist.
1967 – He joined the U.S. Foreign Service.
1989 – Served as Special Assistant to President George Bush for European and Soviet Affairs.
1990 – Awarded the Commander’s Cross of the Order of Merit by the Federal Republic of Germany.
– He is the author of many books and articles including co-editor of Conventional Arms Control and East-West Security, and A Primer for the Nuclear Age.
1994-1997 – He also co-edited New Nuclear Nations with Albert Carnesale, ‘Damage Limitation or Crisis?’, ‘Russia and the Outside World’ with Sergei Karaganov, and ‘Allies Divided: Transatlantic Policies for the Greater Middle East’ with Michael Sturmer of German’s Research Institute for International Affairs.
2001 – Served as Presidential Envoy to Iraq.
– Became the U.S. Ambassador to India.
2003 – Became the United States National Security Council Deputy for Iraq.
2004 – He resigned from his position on 6th of November.
– He is the President of Barbour Griffith & Rogers International, a Washington lobbying firm.