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Arthur Bliss Lane

Arthur Bliss LaneBorn: 16-Jun-1894
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 12-Aug-1956
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Diplomat

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Ambassador to Poland, 1945-47

Father: James Warren Lane
Mother: Eva Metcalfe
Wife: Cornelia Thayer Baldwin (m. 19-Jun-1918, one child)
Daughter: Margaret Bliss Ninde ("Peggy", d. 1947)

    University: BA, Yale University (1916)

    US Ambassador to Poland (1945-47)
    US Ambassador to Colombia (1942-44)
    US Ambassador to Costa Rica (1941-42)
    US Ambassador to Yugoslavia (1937-41)
    US Ambassador to Lithuania (1936-37)
    US Ambassador to Latvia (1936-37)
    US Ambassador to Estonia (1936-37)
    US Ambassador to Nicaragua (1933-36)
    US State Department Counselor, Mexico City (1930-33)
    US State Department Chief, Div. of Mexican Affairs (1927-30)
    US State Department 1st Secy., Mexico City (1925-27)
    US State Department Asst. to Undersecretary Joseph Grew (1924-25)
    US State Department Secy., Legation in Berne (1922-23)
    US State Department 2nd Secy., London (1920-22)
    US State Department 2nd Secy., Warsaw (1919-20)
    US State Department 3rd Secy., Rome (1917-19)
    US State Department Secy. to Amb. Thomas Nelson Page, Rome (1916-17)

Author of books:
I Saw Poland Betrayed: An American Ambassador Reports to the American People (1948)

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