- Name: George F. Kennan
- Born: 02/16/1904
- Died: 03/17/2005 (101 years old)
- Profession: Diplomat, Political scientist, Writer
George Frost Kennan (February 16, 1904 – March 17, 2005) was an American diplomat and historian. He was best known as an advocate of a policy of containment of Soviet expansion during the Cold War. He lectured widely and wrote scholarly histories of the relations between the USSR and the United States. He was also one of the group of foreign policy elders known as “The Wise Men”.
School: Princeton University (A.B.)
Alias: George Frost Kennan
Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
Death Place: Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.
George F. Kennan quotes :
The best thing we can do if we want the Russians to let us be Americans is to let the Russians be Russian.George F. Kennan