George Frost Kennan

noun
United States diplomat who recommended a policy of containment in dealing with Soviet aggression (1904-2005)
Syn: ↑Kennan, ↑George F. Kennan
Hypernyms: ↑diplomat, ↑diplomatist

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  • George Frost Kennan — George F. Kennan, 1940er George Frost Kennan (* 16. Februar 1904 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; † 17. März 2005 in Princeton, New Jersey) war Historiker und einer der bedeutendsten Diplomaten der USA. Sein Name ist …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George F. Kennan — George F. Kennan, 1940er George Frost Kennan (* 16. Februar 1904 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; † 17. März 2005 in Princeton, New Jersey) war Historiker und einer der bedeutendsten Diplomaten der USA. Sein Name ist verbunden mit d …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George F. Kennan — en 1947 George Frost Kennan, né à Milwaukee (Wisconsin) le 16 février 1904 et mort à Princeton (New Jersey) le 17 mars 2005, est un diplomate, polit …   Wikipédia en Français

  • George F. Kennan — George Frost Kennan (16 de febrero de 1904 – 17 de marzo de 2005) fue un diplomático y consejero gubernamental norteamericano, autor de la doctrina de la contención y figura clave de la Guerra Fría. Escribió varias obras de importancia acerca de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • George F. Kennan — Infobox US Ambassador name=George F. Kennan imagesize= order= ambassador from=United States country=the Soviet Union term start=May 14, 1952 term end=September 19, 1952 predecessor=Alan G. Kirk successor=Charles E. Bohlen president= order2=… …   Wikipedia

  • George F. Kennan — noun United States diplomat who recommended a policy of containment in dealing with Soviet aggression (1904 2005) • Syn: ↑Kennan, ↑George Frost Kennan • Hypernyms: ↑diplomat, ↑diplomatist …   Useful english dictionary

  • George Frost (disambiguation) — George Frost may refer to:*George Frost, American seaman, jurist, and statesman *George Albert Frost (1843 1907), American artist *George Frost (cricketer) (1848 1913), English cricketer *George Frost Kennan, U.S. diplomat …   Wikipedia

  • Kennan, George Frost — (1904 )    Diplomat and foreign policy specialist George F. Kennan was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. After graduating from Princeton University in 1925, he joined the Foreign Service and filled a number of State Department posts, most… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • Kennan,George Frost — Ken·nan (kĕnʹən), George Frost. Born 1904. American diplomat and historian who recommended the policy of containment toward Soviet aggression. He served as U.S. ambassador to the USSR (1952) and Yugoslavia (1961 1963). His written works include… …   Universalium

  • Kennan, George Frost — ▪ 2006       American diplomat (b. Feb. 16, 1904, Milwaukee, Wis. d. March 17, 2005, Princeton, N.J.), defined U.S. foreign policy during the Cold War as principal architect of the “containment policy” against the expansionism of the Soviet Union …   Universalium

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