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John Dulles

John Foster Dulles

State of Residency: New York
Appointment: Jan 21, 1953
Entry on Duty: Jan 21, 1953
Termination of Appointment: Apr, 22, 1959
Presidency: Eisenhower

As Secretary of State

Foreign Travels of Secretary of State John Dulles

Foreign Relations of the United States:
1951-1954 (vol. 1-12), 1955-1957 (vol. 1-27),1958-1960 (1-19)

FRUS online 1953-1959

Born: February 25, 1888
Died: May 24, 1959
Married: Janet Pomeroy Avery
Education: Princeton University; Sorbonne; George Washington University Law School
Occupation: Lawyer

Government Positions

Notable Events

  • Grandson and namesake of one U.S. Secretary of State, John Foster, and nephew of another, Robert Lansing (Collier's Encyclopedia)

  • Previous Secretary of State: Dean Acheson
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    Last Updated: Feb 2, 2001
    Designed by Tiffeni Fontno.

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