The names of some famous persons by the name Solon
(or its variants) are:Vernon A. Walters
, born on 3 January, a famous diplomat. Vernon A. Walters 's background: A United States Army officer and a diplomat. Most notably, he served from 1972 to 1976 as Deputy Director of Central Intelligence and from 1985 to 1989 as the United States Ambassador to the United Nations. Walters rose to the rank of lieutenant general in the U.S. Army and is a member of the Military Intelligence Hall of Fame.Sol Myron Linowitz
, born on 7 December, a famous diplomat. Sol Myron Linowitz 's background: An American diplomat, lawyer, and businessman who helped negotiate the return of the Panama Canal to Panama under the direction of President Jimmy Carter. Besides being a career diplomat, lawyer, and one time chairman of Xerox, he wrote two books, 'The Making of a Public Man: A Memoir', and 'The Betrayed Profession'. Sol Lesser
, born on 17 February, a famous producer. Sol Lesser's background: An Academy Award-winning film producer and presenter.Sol Wachtler
, born on 29 April, a famous film director and producer. Sol Wachtler's background: A New York State lawyer and former Chief Judge of the New York Court of Appeals, which is the highest position in the State judiciary.