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Stevens, John Christopher, 1960-2012

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Personal name headingStevens, John Christopher, 1960-2012
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Stevens, Chris, 1960-2012
Stevens, J. Christopher (John Christopher), 1960-2012
Biography/History noteChristopher Stevens taught English as a Peace Corps volunteer in Morocco and worked as an international trade lawyer in Washington, DC. He joined the Foreign Service in 1991 and held various assignments overseas and in Washington, DC. His term of appointment as ambassador to Libya began on May 22, 2012. He was killed in the terrorist attacks on the U.S. Special Mission in Benghazi on Sept. 11-12, 2012.
Associated countryU.S.
Birth date19600418
Death date20120912
Place of birthGrass Valley, Calif.
Place of deathBanghāzī, Libya
Field of activityDiplomacy
Foreign relations
AffiliationUniversity of California, Berkeley
Peace Corps (U.S.)
Hastings College of the Law
United States. Department of State
National War College (U.S.)
Profession or occupationDiplomats
Found inAccountability Review Board report for Benghazi, 2012: PDF file, p. 1 (U.S. Ambassador to Libya, John Christopher Stevens) p. 26 (BMC [Benghazi Medical Center] personnel would later report that at approximately 0115 local on September 12, an unidentified, unrepsonsive male foreigner - subsequently identified as Ambassador Stevens - was brought to the emergency room. Although the Ambassador did not show signs of life upon arrival at the BMC, doctors attempted to resuscitate him for some 45 minutes before declaring him deceased.)
Benghazi and beyond, 2012: p. 4 (Ambassador Christopher Stevens) p. 10 (late Ambassador to Libya, Chris Stevens)
U.S. Dept. of State website, 2/22/2013 menu selection: out of date releases, biographies (J. Christopher Stevens, ambassador, Libya, term of appointment: 5/22/2012 to 9/11/2012; special representative to the Libyan Transitional National Council, Mar. 2011-Nov. 2011, and as the deputy chief of mission, 2007 -2009; other assignments include: deputy principal officer and political section chief, Jerusalem; political officer in Damascus; director of the Office of Multilateral Nuclear and Security Affairs; joined the Foreign Service in 1991; international trade lawyer in Washington, DC; taught English as a Peace Corps volunteer in Morocco, 1983-1985; born in northern California; undergraduate degree, Univ. of California at Berkeley, 1982; J.D., Univ. of California, Hastings College of Law, 1989; M.S., National War College, 2010; spoke Arabic and French)
OCLC, Feb. 22, 2013 (hdg.: Stevens, J. Christopher (John Christopher))
Wikipedia, May 21, 2013 (John Christopher Stevens (April 18, 1960-September 12, 2012) was an American diplomat and lawyer who served as the U.S. Ambassador to Libya from June 2012 to September 12, 2012. Stevens was killed when the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was attacked on September 11, 2012. Stevens was born in 1960, in Grass Valley, California)
Associated languageeng ara fre