|Inspector General of the Department of State|
July 5, 1978 – October 16, 1978
|Preceded by||Brandon Grove (Acting)|
|Succeeded by||Robert Brewster|
|United States Ambassador to Afghanistan|
November 21, 1973 – June 14, 1978
|Preceded by||Robert G. Neumann|
|Succeeded by||Adolph Dubs|
|Executive Secretary of the Department of State|
August 10, 1969 – September 26, 1973
|Preceded by||Benjamin H. Read|
|Succeeded by||Thomas R. Pickering|
Theodore Lyman Eliot Jr.
January 24, 1928
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||August 8, 2019 (aged 91)|
Sonoma, California, U.S.
|Education||Harvard University (BA, MPA)|
Theodore Lyman Eliot Jr. (January 24, 1928 – August 8, 2019) was the United States Ambassador to Afghanistan from 1973 to 1978. He was a member of the American Academy of Diplomacy and Boston's Eliot family. Eliot graduated from Harvard College in 1948 and received a Master of Public Administration from Harvard's Graduate School of Public Administration in 1956. He also served as Dean of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, and as Secretary General for the United States of the Bilderberg Meetings from 1981 to October 1993.
Robert G. Neumann
| United States Ambassador to Afghanistan