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Condoleezza Rice

Born: Nov 14, 1954

Birthplace: Birmingham

Profession: Politician

Nationality: United States

Condoleezza Rice

Date of Birth : Nov 14, 1954
Birth Place : Birmingham

Condoleezza "Condi" Rice is an American political scientist and diplomat. She served as the 66th United States Secretary of State, and was the second person to hold that office in the administration of President George W. Bush. Rice was the first female African-American secretary of state, as well as the second African American secretary of state, and the second female secretary of state. Rice was President Bush's National Security Advisor during his first term, making her the first woman to serve in that position. Before joining the Bush administration, she was a professor of political science at Stanford University where she served as Provost from 1993 to 1999. Rice also served on the National Security Council as the Soviet and Eastern Europe Affairs Advisor to President George H.W. Bush during the dissolution of the Soviet Union and German reunification. Following her confirmation as Secretary of State, Rice pioneered the policy of Transformational Diplomacy directed toward expanding the number of responsible democratic governments in the world and especially in the Greater Middle East.

Profession


  • Politician
  • Businessperson
  • Diplomat
  • Political Scientist

Also known as


  • Condoleeza Rice
  • Condi
  • The Steel Magnolia
  • The Warrior Princess
  • Dr. Condoleezza Rice

Parents


  • Angelena Rice
  • John Wesley Rice

Awards Won


  • NAACP Image Award – President''s Award
  • NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work - Youth / Teens
  • Razzie Award for Worst Screen Couple/Ensemble
  • Walter J. Gores Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • School of Humanities and Sciences Dean''s Award for Distinguished Teaching
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