Jeane Kirkpatrick


Born: 11/19/1926 in Duncan, Oklahoma, USA
Died: 12/7/2006
Age: 80
Cause of death: congestive heart failure

Full name: Jeane Duane Jordan Kirkpatrick
Noted For: U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (1981-85). Expressed the "Kirkpatrick Doctrine" that the U.S. should support authoritarian regimes that align themselves with the U.S. Awarded the Presidential Medal of Fredom (1985).