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Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
February 24,2010
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NAME/MISSION

August 23, 1867Blacque Bey, E.E. and M.P.
  
October 14, 1873Gregoire Aristarchi Bey, E.E. and M.P.
  
May 11, 1883Hussein Tevfik Pacha, E.E. and M.P.
  
March 14, 1887Mavroyoni Bey, E.E. and M.P.
  
October 23, 1896Moustapha Bey, E.E. and M.P.
  
March 30, 1898Ali 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, 1907Mehmed Ali Bey, E.E. and M.P.
  
January 14, 1909Hussein Kiazim Bey
  
June 14, 1910Youssouf Zia Pacha
  
June 22, 1914A. Rustem Bey
  
April 20, 1917Diplomatic 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, 1927Ahmet Muhtar
  
June 26, 1934Mehmet Munir Ertegun
  
April 19, 1945Huseyin Ragip Baydar
  
August 20, 1948Feridun Cemal Erkin
  
(From First Published Diplomatic List – Nov. 1893)
  
March 14, 1887Mavroyeni Bey, E.E. and M.P.
  
October 23, 1896Moustapha Bey, E.E. and M.P.
  
March 30, 1898Ali Ferrouh Bey, E.E. and M.P.
  
August 1901 ListChekib Bey, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
(Apparently never received by President)
  
November 9, 1907Mehmed Ali Bey, E.E. and M.P.
  
September 1908 ListMunji Bey, Consul General in Charge of Legation
  
January 14, 1909LEGATION RAISED TO EMBASSY
  
January 14, 1909Hussein Kiazim Bey, Amb. E. and P.
  
June 14, 1910Youssouf Zia Pacha, Amb. E. and P.
  
June 22, 1914A. Rustem Bey, Amb. E. and P.
  
April 20, 1917SEVERED RELATIONS
December 5, 1927EMBASSY REOPENED
  
December 5, 1927Ahmet Muhtar, Amb. E. and P.
(Ahmed Mouhtar Bey) - February 1930 List
(DEAN - April 15, 1933)
  
June 21, 1934Mehmet Mtlnir, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
June 26. 1934Amb. E. and P.
(Mehmet Mtinir Ertegun - October 1935 List)
(DEAN - April 1, 1944)
(DIED - November 11, 1944)
  
November 16, 1944Orhan H. Erol, Charge d'Affaires, a.i.
  
March 20, 1945Huseyin Ragip Baydur, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
April 19, 1945Amb. E. and P.
  
August 17, 1948Feridun C. Erkin, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 20, 1948Amb. E. and P.
  
June 9, 1955Haydar Gork, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
June 21, 1955Amb. E. and P.
  
September 4, 1957Suat Hayri Urguplu, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
September 7, 1957Amb. E. and P.
  
April 5, 1960Melih Esenbel, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
April 22, 1960Amb. E. and P.
  
November 4, 1960Bulend Usakligil, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
December 7, 1960Amb. E. and P.
  
July 2, 1962Turgut Menemencioglu, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
July 24, 1962Amb. E. and P.
  
January 11, 1967Melih Esenbel, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
January 13, 1967Amb. E. and P.
  
July 27, 1979Sukru Elekdag, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 13, 1979Amb. E. and P.
  
July 31, 1989Nuzhet Kandemir, Appt Amb E and P
August 14, 1989Amb. E. and P.
  
March 20, 1998Baki Ilkin
May 27, 1998Amb. E. and P.
  
September 26, 2001Osman Faruk Logoglu, Appt.
October 10, 2001Amb. E. and P.
  
January 10, 2006Nabi Sensoy, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
March 13, 2006Amb. E. and P.
  
February 18, 2010Namik Tan, Appt.
February 24, 2010Amb. E. and P.



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