Former US secretary of state, academic Madeleine Albright rose to summit of diplomacy

By Matthew Lee
Updated March 27 2022 - 9:29am, first published March 25 2022 - 8:00am
Madeleine Albright was the first female US secretary of state. Picture: Getty Images

Madeleine Albright fled the Nazis as a child and climbed to the summit of diplomacy and foreign policy in the United States, breaking the glass ceiling as the first female secretary of state and setting the pace for other women to follow.

Advertisement

Ad

Advertisement

Ad

Advertisement

Ad

Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.