2013 Former CIA director David Petraeus addressed a University of Southern California event honoring the military on March 26, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. In the first public appearance since stepping down last November as head of the CIA after admitting to an affair, Petraeus said he regretted and apologized for the circumstances that led to his resignation.
Former CIA director David Petraeus isn't the first public figure to apologize for his misdeeds. Many have come before him... and many will probably come after. Click through our slideshow to see some other members of the "I'm sorry" Hall of Shame.