25 Best Secret Service Code Names For Important People

Posted by , Updated on June 22, 2024

Long ago, **Secret Service code names** mainly acted as security tools when encryption wasn’t common. These days, they help with consistency and clarity. But guess what? They’re not just for presidents and first ladies! **Foreign diplomats**, **government officials**, and even **rock stars** get them too. Check out these 25 fascinating Secret Service code names given to some very important folks. What’s your take on them?

25

Tempo

Laura BushImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Laura_Welch_Bush.jpg

Laura Bush

24

Mogul

Donald TrumpImage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gageskidmore/8567813820

Donald Trump

23

Eagle

Bill ClintonImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:President_Bill_Clinton_2007.jpg

Bill Clinton

22

Trailblazer

George W. BushImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bush_Addresses_the_Nation_on_Immigration_Reform.jpg

George W. Bush

21

Renegade

Barack ObamaImag: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Barack_Obama_at_Las_Vegas_Presidential_Forum.jpg

Barack Obama

20

Javelin

Mitt RomneyImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mitt_Romney_at_2012_CPAC.jpg

Mitt Romney

19

T-Rex

Newt GingrichImage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gageskidmore/5843838995

Newt Gingrich

18

Denali

Sarah PalinImage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gageskidmore/8571341834

Sarah Palin

17

Phoenix

John McCainImage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gageskidmore/26251029554

John McCain

16

Bowhunter

Paul RyanImage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gageskidmore/8566890023

Paul Ryan

15

Intrepid

Bernie SandersImage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/tabor-roeder/21581179719

Bernie Sanders

14

Eli

Ben CarsonImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ben_Carson_by_Gage_Skidmore_4.jpg

Ben Carson

13

Lancer

John F KennedyImage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/usembassynewdelhi/5386861192

John F Kennedy

12

Searchlight

Richard NixonImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Richard_Nixon_greeted_by_children_during_campaign_1972.png

Richard Nixon

11

Deacon

Jimmy CarterImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carter_and_Sadat_White_House2.jpg

Jimmy Carter

10

Rawhide

Ronald ReaganImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:President_Reagan_speaking_in_Minneapolis_1982.jpg

Ronald Reagan

9

Muse

Melania TrumpImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Melania_and_Donald_Trump_smile_at_each_other_during_the_58th_Presidential_Inauguration,_Jan._20,_2017.jpg

Melania Trump

8

Evergreen

Hillary ClintonImage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gageskidmore/24338774540

Hillary Clinton

7

Celtic

Joe BidenImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Biden_Obama.jpg

Joe Biden

6

Hoosier

Mike PenceImage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gageskidmore/29241696123

Mike Pence

5

Renaissance

Michelle ObamaImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:First_Lady_Michelle_Obama_thanks_U.S._Department_of_Agriculture_(USDA)_employees_for_their_service_and_dedication_at_the_Jefferson_Auditorium,_USDA_on_Friday,_May_3,_2013_(Pic_3).jpg

Michelle Obama

4

Halo

Pope John Paul II

Pope John Paul II

3

Principle

Prince CharlesImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Prince_Charles.jpg

Prince Charles

2

Kittyhawk

Queen Elizabeth IIImage: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Barack_Obama_Michelle_Obama_Queen_Elizabeth_II_Buckingham_Palace_London.jpg

Queen Elizabeth II

1

Napoleon

Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra



Information Source: The Secret Service of Alan Kahn, By Steven Scher. Image Credits: 1-2. Public Domain, 3. Dan Marsh via commons.wikimedia.org CC BY-SA 2.0, 4. John Paul II via Georgewbush-Whitehouse.archives.gov, 5. Public Domain, 6. Gage Skidmore via Flickr CC BY-SA 2.0, 7. Daniel Schwen via commons.wikimedia.org CC BY-SA 4.0, 8. Gage Skidmore via Flickr CC BY-SA 2.0, 9-12. Public Domain, 13. U.S. Embassy New Delhi via Flickr CC BY-ND 2.0, 14. Gage Skidmore via commons.wikimedia.org CC BY-SA 3.0, 15. Phil Roeder via Flickr CC BY 2.0, 16. Gage Skidmore via Flickr CC BY-SA 2.0, 17. Gage Skidmore via Flickr CC BY-SA 2.0, 18. Gage Skidmore via Flickr CC BY-SA 2.0, 19. Gage Skidmore via Flickr CC BY-SA 2.0, 20. Mark Taylor via commons.wikimedia.org CC BY 2.0, 21. Center for American Progress Action Fund from Washington, DC via commons.wikimedia.org CC BY-SA 2.0, 22. Public Domain, 23. Roger H. Goun via commons.wikimedia.org CC BY 2.0, 24. Gage Skidmore via Flickr CC BY-SA 2.0, 25. Public Domain

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