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List of famous people who majored in international affairs, including photos when available. This list of famous international affairs majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people are at the top. This list includes popular actors, musicians, athletes and more that majored or minored in international affairs. You can find various bits of information below, such as what year the person was born and what their profession is. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in international affairs you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

List is made up of a variety of people, including John F. Kennedy and Ron Silver.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were international affairs majors?" and "Which famous people studied international affairs?"
John F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People who Majored in International Affairs
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John Fitzgerald Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), also referred to as John F. Kennedy, JFK, John Kennedy or Jack Kennedy, was the 35th President of the United States. He served from 1961 until his assassination in 1963. Major events during his presidency include the Bay of Pigs Invasion, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the building of the Berlin Wall, the Space Race, the American Civil Rights Movement and early events of the Vietnam War. John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Lee Harvey Oswald was charged with the crime, but was himself murdered two days later by Jack Ruby before Oswald could be put on trial. The Warren Commission ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 46 (1917-1963)

Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States of America

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#14 on The Most Important Leaders in World History

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Bill Richardson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People who Majored in International Affairs
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William Blaine "Bill" Richardson III is an American politician who was 30th Governor of New Mexico, from 2003 to 2011. He was U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and Energy Secretary in the Clinton administration and has also served as a U.S. Congressman, chairman of the 2004 Democratic National Convention, and chairman of the Democratic Governors Association. In December 2008, he was nominated for the cabinet-level position of Commerce Secretary in the first Obama administration but withdrew a month later as he was investigated for possibly improper business dealings in New Mexico. Although the investigation was later dropped, it was seen to have damaged Richardson's career, as his second ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 70

Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States of America

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Ron Silver is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People who Majored in International Affairs
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Ronald Arthur "Ron" Silver was an American actor, director, producer, radio host and political activist. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 63 (1946-2009)

Birthplace: New York City, Manhattan, USA, New York

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David Petraeus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People who Majored in International Affairs
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David Howell Petraeus AO is a retired American military officer and public official. He served as Director of the Central Intelligence Agency from September 6, 2011, until his resignation on November 9, 2012. Prior to his assuming the directorship of the CIA, Petraeus was a highly decorated four-star general, serving over 37 years in the United States Army. His last assignments in the Army were as commander of the International Security Assistance Force and Commander, U.S. Forces Afghanistan from July 4, 2010, to July 18, 2011. His other four-star assignments include serving as the 10th Commander, U.S. Central Command from October 13, 2008, to June 30, 2010, and as Commanding General, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 65

Birthplace: Cornwall on Hudson, New York, United States of America

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