Oliver Wright Edit Profile
Educated, Solihull School, Christ's College, Cambridge, England. Doctor of Hebrew Literature (honorary), University Nebraska, 1983. Doctor of Laws, Rockford College, 1984.
Joined Diplomatic Service, 1945. British ambassador to Denmark, 1966-1969, to Federal Republic Germany, 1975-1981, to the United States, 1982-1986. Retired, 1996
Visiting professor University South Carolina.
Tobin Lewin visiting professor Washington University, St. Louis.
Trustee British Museum, 1986-1991. Board directors British Council. Chairman Anglo-Irish Encounter, 1986-1991.
With Royal Navy, 1941-1945. Member German Chamber of Commerce London (president). Clubs: Travellers' (London).
Married Lillian Marjory Osborne, September 19, 1942. Children: Nicholas, John, Christopher.