Condoleezza Rice (born November 14, 1954) is an American political scientist and diplomat. She served as the 66th United States Secretary of State, and was the second person to hold that office in the administration of President George W. Bush. Rice was the first female African-American secretary of state, as well as the second African American (after Colin Powell), and the second woman (after ... more »
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''... it is a dangerous thing to ask why someone else has been given more. It is humblingand indeed healthyto ask why you have been given so much.''Condoleezza Rice (b. 1954), African American university administrator. As quoted in the Chronicle of Higher Education, p. B3 (June 15, 1994). Rice...