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John D. Scanlan

AKA John Douglas Scanlan

Born: 20-Dec-1927
Birthplace: Thief River Falls, MN
Died: 20-Nov-2007
Location of death: Naples, FL
Cause of death: Accident - Fall

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Diplomat

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Ambassador to Yugoslavia, 1985-89

Military service: US Navy (1945-46)

Father: Paul Douglas Scanlan
Mother: Ruhy Bennes
Wife: Margaret Anne Calvi (d. 2006, two daughters, two sons)
Daughter: Kathleen Scanlan
Son: Michael Scanlan
Daughter: Malia Scanlan
Son: John Scanlan

    University: BA, University of Minnesota (1952)
    University: MA, University of Minnesota (1955)
    Scholar: Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University (1983-84)

    US Ambassador to Yugoslavia (1985-89)
    US State Department Deputy Asst. Secy. for European Affairs (1981-82)
    US State Department Deputy Chief of Mission, Belgrade, Yugoslavia (1979-81)
    US Information Agency Deputy Director for Europe (1977-79)
    US State Department Special Assistant to the Director General of the Foreign Service (1976-77)
    US State Department Political Affairs Counselor, Warsaw, Poland (1973-75)
    US State Department Officer-in-charge, US-USSR Bilateral Affairs (1971-73)
    US State Department Senior State Dept. Rep., Nat'l. Mil. Cmd. Ctr., Joint Chiefs (1969-71)
    US State Department Principal Officer, Poznan, Poland (1967-69)
    US State Department Political Officer, Montevideo, Uruguay (1965-67)
    US State Department Political Officer, Warsaw, Poland (1961-65)
    US State Department Third Secretary-Vice Consul, Moscow, USSR (1958-60)
    US State Department Intelligence Research Analyst (1956-58)

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