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Donald M. Blinken
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United States Ambassador to Hungary
In office
April 1, 1994 – November 20, 1997
President Bill Clinton
Preceded by Charles H. Thomas
Succeeded by Peter Tufo
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Donald Mayer Blinken

(1925-11-11) November 11, 1925 (age 96)
New York City, U.S.
Political party Democratic
  • Judith (Frehm) Blinken
    (m. 1961; div. 1971)
  • Vera Evans
Children Antony Blinken
Alma mater Harvard University

Donald Mayer Blinken (born November 11, 1925) is an American politician and businessman. He was born in New York City.

Blinken was director and one of the founders of E. M. Warburg Pincus & Company. He was the board chairman of the State University of New York from 1978 to 1990. He was the American Ambassador to Hungary from 1994 to 1998 during the Bill Clinton presidency. He is the father of United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken.

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