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Anatoly Fyodorovich Dobrynin was Soviet Ambassador to the United States, serving from 1962 to 1986 and most notably during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He was appointed by Nikita Khrushchev. After his long term as ambassador, he returned to Moscow, joining the Secretariat of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union and leading the International Department of the CPSU Central Committee for two years.
Source- Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anatoly_Dobrynin