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US Ambassador to Iran


US Ambassador to Iran.

11-Jun-1883 18-May-1885 S. G. W. Benjamin  
05-Apr-1886 10-Jun-1886 Frederick H. Winston  
24-Nov-1886 04-Jun-1891 E. Spencer Pratt  
27-Aug-1891 04-Apr-1892 Truxtun Beale  
11-Jan-1893 29-Aug-1893 Watson R. Sperry  
29-Aug-1893 13-Sep-1897 Alexander McDonald  
27-Nov-1897 22-Apr-1899 Arthur S. Hardy  
27-Aug-1899 01-May-1901 Herbert W. Bowen  
16-Dec-1901 24-Dec-1902 Lloyd C. Griscom  
19-May-1903 12-Nov-1907 Richmond Pearson  
12-Dec-1907 03-Jul-1909 John B. Jackson  
28-Mar-1910 19-Sep-1914 Charles W. Russell  
19-Sep-1914 09-Apr-1921 John L. Caldwell  
11-Apr-1922 01-Sep-1924 Joseph Saul Kornfeld  
07-Jan-1926 16-Sep-1928 Hoffman Philip  
09-Feb-1930 31-Oct-1933 Charles C. Hart  
19-Mar-1934 16-Mar-1936 William H. Hornibrook  
Mar-1936 May-1937 Gordon P. Merria Interim
Jun-1937 Dec-1940 Cornelius Van H. Engert Interim
18-Dec-1940 12-Dec-1943 Louis G. Dreyfus, Jr.  
21-Aug-1944 20-May-1945 Leland B. Morris  
05-Jun-1945 18-Apr-1946 Wallace Murray  
11-May-1946 17-Feb-1948 George V. Allen  
06-Apr-1948 18-Jun-1950 John C. Wiley  
02-Jul-1950 19-Sep-1951 Henry F. Grady  
29-Sep-1951 30-Dec-1954 Loy W. Henderson  
19-Jul-1955 02-Jun-1958 Selden Chapin  
19-Jul-1958 09-Jun-1961 Edward T. Wailes  
17-Jun-1961 13-Mar-1965 Julius C. Holmes  
27-Apr-1965 30-May-1969 Armin H. Meyer  
13-Oct-1969 17-Feb-1972 Douglas MacArthur II  
21-May-1972 10-Mar-1973 Joseph S. Farland  
05-Apr-1973 27-Dec-1976 Richard Helms  
18-Jun-1977 06-Apr-1979 William H. Sullivan  
Apr-1979 Nov-1979 L. B. Laingen Interim; Embassy in Tehran seized 4-Nov-1979; US severs diplomatic relations 7-Apr-1980; Embassy staff released 20-Jan-1981

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