printable banner

U.S. Department of State - Great Seal

U.S. Department of State

Diplomacy in Action

Diplomatic Representation for Republic of Turkey


Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
February 24,2010
Report
Share

DATE

NAME/MISSION

August 23, 1867 Blacque Bey, E.E. and M.P.
   
October 14, 1873 Gregoire Aristarchi Bey, E.E. and M.P.
   
May 11, 1883 Hussein Tevfik Pacha, E.E. and M.P.
   
March 14, 1887 Mavroyoni Bey, E.E. and M.P.
   
October 23, 1896 Moustapha Bey, E.E. and M.P.
   
March 30, 1898 Ali Ferrouh Bey, E.E. and M.P.
   
  Chekib Bey, E.E. and M.P.
(The Diplomatic List (August 1901 – November 1907) describes Chekib Bey as Appointed Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary and does not indicate that he ever presented letters of credence.)
   
November 9, 1907 Mehmed Ali Bey, E.E. and M.P.
   
January 14, 1909 Hussein Kiazim Bey
   
June 14, 1910 Youssouf Zia Pacha
   
June 22, 1914 A. Rustem Bey
   
April 20, 1917 Diplomatic Relations Severed
(The United States recognized the Government of the Grand National Assembly when it signed treaties of general relations and extradition at Lausanne on August 6, 1923, although it never ratified the treaty of general relations and did not ratify the extradition treaty until 1934. By an exchange of notes of February 17, 1927 the United States and Turkey agreed to establish diplomatic and consular relations. See Green H. Hackworth, Digest of International Law, volume I, page 312.)
   
December 5, 1927 Ahmet Muhtar
   
June 26, 1934 Mehmet Munir Ertegun
   
April 19, 1945 Huseyin Ragip Baydar
   
August 20, 1948 Feridun Cemal Erkin
   
(From First Published Diplomatic List – Nov. 1893)
   
March 14, 1887 Mavroyeni Bey, E.E. and M.P.
   
October 23, 1896 Moustapha Bey, E.E. and M.P.
   
March 30, 1898 Ali Ferrouh Bey, E.E. and M.P.
   
August 1901 List Chekib Bey, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
(Apparently never received by President)
   
November 9, 1907 Mehmed Ali Bey, E.E. and M.P.
   
September 1908 List Munji Bey, Consul General in Charge of Legation
   
January 14, 1909 LEGATION RAISED TO EMBASSY
   
January 14, 1909 Hussein Kiazim Bey, Amb. E. and P.
   
June 14, 1910 Youssouf Zia Pacha, Amb. E. and P.
   
June 22, 1914 A. Rustem Bey, Amb. E. and P.
   
April 20, 1917 SEVERED RELATIONS
December 5, 1927 EMBASSY REOPENED
   
December 5, 1927 Ahmet Muhtar, Amb. E. and P.
(Ahmed Mouhtar Bey) - February 1930 List
(DEAN - April 15, 1933)
   
June 21, 1934 Mehmet Mtlnir, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
June 26. 1934 Amb. E. and P.
(Mehmet Mtinir Ertegun - October 1935 List)
(DEAN - April 1, 1944)
(DIED - November 11, 1944)
   
November 16, 1944 Orhan H. Erol, Charge d'Affaires, a.i.
   
March 20, 1945 Huseyin Ragip Baydur, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
April 19, 1945 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 17, 1948 Feridun C. Erkin, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 20, 1948 Amb. E. and P.
   
June 9, 1955 Haydar Gork, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
June 21, 1955 Amb. E. and P.
   
September 4, 1957 Suat Hayri Urguplu, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
September 7, 1957 Amb. E. and P.
   
April 5, 1960 Melih Esenbel, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
April 22, 1960 Amb. E. and P.
   
November 4, 1960 Bulend Usakligil, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
December 7, 1960 Amb. E. and P.
   
July 2, 1962 Turgut Menemencioglu, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
July 24, 1962 Amb. E. and P.
   
January 11, 1967 Melih Esenbel, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
January 13, 1967 Amb. E. and P.
   
July 27, 1979 Sukru Elekdag, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 13, 1979 Amb. E. and P.
   
July 31, 1989 Nuzhet Kandemir, Appt Amb E and P
August 14, 1989 Amb. E. and P.
   
March 20, 1998 Baki Ilkin
May 27, 1998 Amb. E. and P.
   
September 26, 2001 Osman Faruk Logoglu, Appt.
October 10, 2001 Amb. E. and P.
   
January 10, 2006 Nabi Sensoy, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
March 13, 2006 Amb. E. and P.
   
February 18, 2010 Namik Tan, Appt.
February 24, 2010 Amb. E. and P.
   
April 16, 2014 Serder Kilic, Appt.
May 21, 2014 Amb. E. and P.



Back to Top
Sign-in

Do you already have an account on one of these sites? Click the logo to sign in and create your own customized State Department page. Want to learn more? Check out our FAQ!

OpenID is a service that allows you to sign in to many different websites using a single identity. Find out more about OpenID and how to get an OpenID-enabled account.