Quotes by Madeleine Albright

About Madeleine Albright:


Madeleine Jana Korbel Albright is a Czechoslovakian-born American politician and diplomat. She is the first woman to have become the United States Secretary of State. She was nominated by U.S. President Bill Clinton on December 5, 1996, and was unanimously confirmed by a U.S. Senate vote of 99–0. She was sworn in on January 23, 1997.

Author Bio


  • NameMadeleine Albright
  • DescriptionFormer U.S. Secretary of State
  • AliasesMadeleine Albright; Marie Jana Körbelová; Marie Jana Korbelová
  • BornMay 15, 1937
  • CountryCzechoslovakia; United States Of America
  • ProfessionDiplomat; Politician
  • AwardsOrder Of The White Lion; Order Of The White Rose Of Finland; Anna Lindh Memorial Fund; Freedom Award; Democracy Service Medal; National Women's Hall Of Fame