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JHU Honorary Degrees Awarded
[Listed in Alphabetical Order]

Between 1880 and May 2013, four hundred and sixty-three (463) Honorary Degrees have been awarded by the Johns Hopkins University. The following is an ALPHABETICAL LISTING of these awards.

RECIPIENTSDEGREEAWARDED
Abrams, Herbert E.L.H.D.1997
(received on June 7th at School of Medicine)
Abrams, Frank W.LL.D.1955
Acheson, DeanLL.D.1963
Adams, Henry CarterLL.D.1915
Adrian, E. D.D.Sc.1950
Alain, Marie-ClaireL.H.D.2006
Albright, MadeleineL.H.D.1994
Albright, William FoxwellLL.D.1964
Alderman, Edwin AndersonLL.D.1902
Allen, Don CameronLL.D.1972
Ames, Joseph SweetmanLL.D.1936
Anderson, MarianL.H.D.1981
Andrews, Charles McLeanLL.D.1939
Andrews, Justin M.LL.D.1951
Angell, James BurrillLL.D.1902
Annan, KofiL.H.D.2000

Ashby, Eric, Lord

LL.D.1976
Armstrong, Michael C.L.H.D.2011
Aung, HtinLL.D.1955
Avery, Mary Ellen, Dr.L.H.D.1999
Baetjer, Anna M.L.H.D.1979
Baker, Benjamin M.LL.D.1974
Baker, RussellL.H.D.1983
Ball, Thomas RandolphA.M.1924
Bard, PhilipLL.D.1968
Barth, JohnL.H.D.2011
Barton, CarlyleLL.D.1958
Baruch, Bernard M.LL.D.1933
Battaglia, FeliceLL.D.1963
Bayne-Jones, StanhopeLL.D.1960
Beadle, GeorgeLL.D.1965
Berlin, Sir IsaiahL.H.D.1981
Bernstein, LeonardL.H.D.1980
Billings, John ShawLL.D.1902
Bing, Richard J.L.H.D.2000
Bleumle, Louis W.L.H.D.1990
Bloomberg, Michael R.L.H.D.2003
Blount, ClarenceL.H.D.1994
Boas, GeorgeL.H.D.1965
Bodian, DavidL.H.D.1987
Bolton, Frances Payne, Mrs.LL.D.1969
Bond, Carroll TaneyLL.D.1929
Boorstin, Daniel J.L.H.D.1988
Bowman, IsaiahLL.D.1949
Braden, SpruilleLL.D.1939
Breit, GregoryLL.D.1976
Brewster, KingmanLL.D.1969
Brody, William R.L.H.D.2009
Brokaw, TomL.H.D.2002
Bromery, Randolph W.L.H.D.2003
Brooke, Edward W.LL.D.1968
Broughton, Thomas Robert ShannonLL.D.1969
Brown, Eddie C.L.H.D.2013
Brown, Harrison ScottLL.D.1969
Brown, C. SylviaL.H.D.2013
Bryce, JamesLL.D.1911
Buckler, William H.LL.D.1940
Bunting Jr., GeorgeL.H.D.2008
Burden, William A. M.LL.D.1970
Bush, George Herbert WalkerL.H.D.1990
Bush, VannevarLL.D.1940
Butler, Nicholas M.LL.D.1902
Butterfield, Right Honorable LordL.H.D.1997
Cairns, HuntingtonL.H.D.1965
Camargo, Alberto LlerasLL.D.1960
Candau, Marcolino GomesLL.D.1962
Carnacini, TitoLL.D.1976
Caspersen, Finn M.W.L.H.D.1999
Cater, DouglassL.H.D.1990
Cherniss, Harold F.L.H.D.1965
Chesney, Alan M.LL.D.1957
Chew, Samuel ClaggettLitt.D.1950
Choppin, PurnellL.H.D.2002
Christie, Alexander G.LL.D.1951
Chung, Ju YungL.H.D.1995
Clark, A. JamesL.H.D.1999
Clark, Kenneth B.LL.D.1970
Clarke, John MasonLL.D.1915
Cloos, Ernst, Dr.LL.D.1973
Cochran, William G.LL.D.1975
Cole, JohnnettaL.H.D.

1997

Colwell, Rita R.L.H.D.2012
Comissiona, SergiuL.H.D.1982
Compton, Karl T.LL.D.1937
Conklin, Edwin G.LL.D.1940
Coolidge, CalvinLL.D.1922
Cordier, Andrew W.LL.D.1970
Corner, George Washington, Dr.LL.D.1975
Corwin, Alsoph H.L.H.D.1987
Cosby Jr., William H.L.H.D.2004
Councilman, William T.A.M.1902
Crosby, RaniceL.H.D.2002
Crowe, Samuel J.D.Sc.1955
Dabney, Charles WilliamLL.D.1902
Dahrendorf. RolfL.H.D.1982
Darden, Colgate W., Jr.LL.D.1948
Davis, Karen PadgettL.H.D.2001
DeCellere, V. MacchiLL.D.1918
Decker, Alonzo G., Jr.L.H.D.1986
Dewey, JohnLL.D.1915
Dickinson, John SharpLL.D.1948
Dittus, Christian W.A.M.1934
Dole, Elizabeth HanfordL.H.D.1998
Donnan, Frederick GeorgeLL.D.1929
Dorsey, Rhoda M.L.H.D.1986
Dryden, Hugh L.LL.D.1953
Dulles, John FosterLL.D.1952
Dunning, Henry A. B.LL.D.1942
Dykstra, Clarence A.LL.D.1941
Eisenhart, Luther P.LL.D.1953
Eisenhower, Dwight DavidLL.D.1958
Eisenhower, Milton S.LL.D.1952
Eliot, Charles WilliamLL.D.1902
Elkins, Wilson HomerLL.D.1955
Ennis, EthelL.H.D.2008
Erlanger, JosephLL.D.1947
Evans, George Heberton, Jr.LL.D.1970
Evans, Herbert McLeanD.Sc.1957
Evans, John RobertL.H.D.1978
Fagin, Claire M.L.H.D.2003
Fairbank, John KingL.H.D.1983
Fastie, WilliamL.H.D.1997
Fazio, AntonioL.H.D.1995
Feeley, Sister KathleenL.H.D.1996
Finley, John HustonLL.D.1938
Firor, Warfield M.L.H.D.1981
Fischell, Robert E.L.H.D.2008
Flexner, AbrahamLL.D.1949
Flexner, SimonLL.D.1915
Foch, FerdinandLL.D.1921
Forbes, AlexanderD.Sc.1954
Forbes, MalcolmL.H.D.1984
Francis, Norman C.L.H.D.1988
Franks, Sir OliverLL.D.1950
Freeman, Allen WeirLL.D.1952
Freeman, Douglas S.LL.D.1948
Fulbright, J. WilliamL.H.D.1988
Garland, Charles S., Sr.LL.D.1969
Garner, WendellL.H.D.1983
Gasser, Herbert S.LL.D.1947
Gebelein, ConradM.A.1971
Geddes, Sir Aukland C.LL.D.1923
Gelb, Richard L.L.H.D.1993
Gibson, Ralph EdwardM.D.1972
Gifford, Walter S.LL.D.1953
Gilman, Benjamin I.A.M.1902
Ginsburg, Ruth BaderL.H.D.2004
Glaser, Robert J.L.H.D.2000
Glenn, John M.A.M.1902
Goethals, George WashingtonLL.D.1915
Goodnow, Frank JohnsonLL.D.1930
Goodwillie, Mary C.A.M.1940
Goodwin Jr., William H.L.H.D.2009
Gore Jr., AlbertL.H.D.2005
Gorgas, William CrawfordLL.D.1912
Graham, Evarts AmbroseLL.D.1952
Greenfield, Kent RobertsL.H.D.1965
Gregorian, VartanL.H.D.1987
Greiner, John EdwinDr.Eng.1937
Griswold, Alfred WhitneyLL.D.1959
Griswold III, Benjamin H.L.H.D.2000
Gwaltney, CorbinL.H.D.1998
Hadley, Arthur TwiningLL.D.1902
Hackerman, NormanL.H.D.1996
Hackerman, WillardL.H.D.1990
Hall, Clayton ColemanA.M.1902
Hall, Granville StanleyLL.D.1902
Hallstein, WalterLL.D.1965
Hamburger, Ferdinand, Jr.L.H.D.1987
Hammarskjold, DagLL.D.1955
Hammer, ArmandL.H.D.1985
Harper, William RaineyLL.D.1902
Harris, Patricia RobertsLL.D.1971
Harrison, Ross G.LL.D1942
Hartline, Haldon KefferLL.D.1969
Harvey, E. NewtonD.Sc.1950
Havens, Raymond DexterLL.D.1951
Hay, Elizabeth D.L.H.D.1990
Hayes, Rutherford BirchardLL.D.1881
Healy, Bernadine P.L.H.D.2000
Heard, AlexanderLL.D.1971
Henderson, Donald A. (D.A.)L.H.D.1994
Hernandez-Colon, RafaelLL.D.1974
Herring, E. PendletonLL.D.1968
Herter, Christian ArchibaldL.C.D.1961
Hertzberg, ArthurL.H.D.2005
Hesburgh, Theodore M., Rev.L.H.D.1980
Hewlett, William R.L.H.D.1985
Heyssel, Robert M.L.H.D.1992
Hill, Archibald VivianD.Sc.1950
Hiss, AlgerLL.D.1947
Hoobler, Sibley W.L.H.D.1985
Hood, Leroy E.L.H.D.1990
Hoover, Herbert C.LL.D.1920
Horne, MarilynL.H.D.1989
Horwitz, AbrahamL.H.D.1992
Houseman, JohnL.H.D.1985
Hrabowski, FreemanL.H.D.2011
Hubel, David H.L.H.D.1990
Hulburt, Edward OlsonL.H.D.1980
Iacocca, LeeL.H.D.1992
Inverchapel, Lord ArchibaldLL.D.1947
Jacobsen, JosephineL.H.D.1993
Jameson, John FranklinLL.D.1902
Jeans, Sir James HopwoodLL.D.1931
Jenkins, Martin D.LL.D.1969
Jessup, Philip CarylLL.D.1970
Johns, Michael M.E.L.H.D.2010
Johns, Richard J.L.H.D.2009
Johnson, D. MeadL.H.D.1990
(deceased)
Johnson, Edgar A. J.LL.D.1972
Johnson, Gerald W.LL.D.1977
Johnson, Lady BirdL.H.D.1990
Jordan, David S.LL.D.1902
Kandel, Eric R.L.H.D.1986
Kaplan, Louis L.L.H.D.1993
Kelly, Howard AtwoodLL.D.1939
Kerr, ChesterL.H.D.1978
Kerr, Malcolm H.L.H.D.1984
(posthumously)
Khadduri, MajidL.H.D.1985
Killian, James Rhyne, Jr.LL.D.1959
Kimmel, SidneyL.H.D.2003
Kirk, GraysonLL.D.1956
Kittredge, George LymanLL.D.1915
Knott, Henry J., Sr.L.H.D.1986
Ko? Rahmi M.L.H.D.1998
Koop, C. EverettL.H.D.1992
Koppel, TedL.H.D.1995
Kouwenhoven, William B.LL.D., M.D.1962 and 1969
Kraushaar, Otto F.LL.D.1963
Krieger, ZanvylL.H.D.1992
Kripka, SaulL.H.D.1997
Laign, Gordon JenningsLL.D.1938
Lane, Frederic C.LL.D.1974
Langmuir, Alexander DuncanL.H.D.1978
Langmuir, IrvingLL.D.1936
Lantos, Thomas P.L.H.D.2009
(posthumously)
Lashley, Karl S.LL.D.1953
Lawler, Elsie M.A.M.1935
Leone, Lucille P., Mrs.L.H.D.1995
Levi, Robert H.L.H.D.1990
Levinson, BarryL.H.D.1993
Levi-Strauss, ClaudeL.H.D.1978
Levy-Bruhl, LucienLL.D.1926
Lewis, Stephen H.L.H.D.2012
Lillie, Frank R.LL.D.1942
Linowitz, Sol M.L.H.D.1990
Longcope, Warfield T.LL.D.1951
Loudon, JamesLL.D.1902
Lovejoy, Arthur O.LL.D.1951
Lowel, Abbott LawrenceLL.D.1915
Ludwig, Daniel K.L.H.D.1980
MacLeish, ArchibaldLL.D.1940
MacMillan, Harold, The Hon.LL.D.1958
Mallet, John WilliamLL.D.1902
Malone, John C.L.H.D.2012
Malone, KempL.H.D.1965
Mandel, MarvinLL.D.1973
Mandelbrot, Benoit B.L.H.D.2010
Mann, Alfred E.L.H.D.2001
Mann, William NevilleL.H.D.1986
Maragall, PasqualL.H.D.1997
Marburg, TheodoreA.M.1902
Marbury, William LukeA.M.1902
Marshall, Charles BurtonL.H.D.1987
Marshall, Thurgood, The Hon.LL.D.1966 (deceased)
Martin, William H.D.Sc.1957
Mason, Raymond A. "Chip"L.H.D.2008
McCarty, MaclynL.H.D.2001
McCollum, Elmer V.LL.D.1951
McCormack, JamesLL.D.1966
McElroy, William David, Dr.LL.D.1977
McIntosh, Millicent CareyLitt.D.1955
McKusick, Victor A.L.H.D.2000
Menotti, Gian CarloL.H.D.1987
Merrell, MargaretL.H.D.1981
Merrick, Robert GraffL.H.D.1984
Meyerhoff, Harvey M.L.H.D.2000
Meyerhoff, JosephL.H.D.1983
Mikulski, Barbara A., The Hon.L.H.D.1995
Miller, Merton H.L.H.D.1993
Minzhang, ChenL.H.D.1998
(Note: Chen Minzhang didn't attend in person due to a serious illness. Dean Sommer, HPH, delivered the degree to him in China.)
Mitchell, Silas WeirLL.D.1912
Mock, Alois, The Hon.L.H.D.1995
Moe, Henry AllenLL.D.1951
Moore, Gordon E.L.H.D.2003
Moos, MalcolmLL.D.1969
Moreland, Edward LeyburnDr.Eng.1950
Morgan, Thomas HuntLL.D.1915
Mountcastle, VernonL.H.D2013
Muller, StevenL.H.D.2000
Mulroney, BrianL.H.D.1992
Mundell, RobertL.H.D.2002
Murphy, Franklin D.L.H.D.1981
Murrow, Edward R.LL.D.1961
Nakasone, YasuhiroL.H.D.1984
Nakayama, SoheiL.H.D.1988
Nason, John WilliamLL.D.1960
Nelson, Douglas W.L.H.D.2010
Newcomb, SimonLL.D.1902
Nitze, Paul HenryLL.D.1967
Nye, William S.L.H.D.2008
Ochoa, EllenL.H.D.2010
Odhiambo, ThomasL.H.D.1991
Ogata, Sadako, Mrs.L.H.D.1996
Olin, John M.LL.D.1974
Opie, Eugene L.LL.D.1947
Osler, Sir WilliamLL.D.1905
Owens, (James) HamiltonLL.D.1950
Pahlavi, Ashraf, Imperial HighnessLL.D.1976
Palmisano, Samuel L.L.H.D.2012
Park, Edwards A.LL.D.1951
Patton, Rev. Francis L.LL.D.1902
Patz, ArnallL.H.D.2001
Pearson, Lester B.LL.D.1964
Pederson, Marilyn Ames.L.H.D.2010
Pelosi, Nancy D'AlesandroL.H.D.2009
Penfield, WilderLL.D.1970
Perez de Cuellar, JavierL.H.D.1989
Pertini, SandroL.L.D.1985 (in Bologna, Italy)
Peterson, Sir WilliamLL.D.1902
Pettijohn, Francis JohnL.H.D.1978
Pfister, Albert VonLL.D.1905
Pinkard, Anne M.L.H.D.1994
Pocock, John Greville AgardL.H.D.2004
Press, FrankL.H.D.1981
Pritchett, Henry SmithLL.D.1902
Pupin, Michael IdovorskyLL.D.1915
Pusey, Nathan M.LL.D.1957
Ramsay, Sir WilliamLL.D.1912
Randolph, Robert LeeA.M.1902
Reed, Lowell J.LL.D.1957
Reid, E. EmmetD.Sc.1972
Rhodes, FrankL.H.D.1982
Richards, Alfred NewtonLL.D.1949
Richardson, William C.L.H.D.1995
Richter, Curt PaulLL.D.1970
Riggs, LawrasonA.M.1902
Ripken, CalL.H.D.2002
Ripley, S. Dillon IIL.H.D.1984
Robins, CharlesH.B.A.1995
Rocard, MichelL.H.D.1992
Rogers, LindsayLL.D.1948
Rome, BenjaminL.H.D.1982
Ross, Richard S.L.H.D.1994
Rouse, James W.L.H.D.1985
Roversi-Monaco, FabioL.H.D.1988
Rowland, Henry AugustusPh.D.1880
Royce, JosiahLL.D.1902
Rukeyser, Louis R.L.H.D.1986
Rusk, DeanLL.D.1963
Sadik, NafisL.H.D.1989
Sanford, TerryLL.D.1975
Sarnoff, Robert W.LL.D.1974
Sawyer, John E.L.H.D.1988
Schlossberg, LeonL.H.D.1998
Schmidt, Benno C., Jr.L.H.D.1987
Schmidt, HelmutLL.D.1976
Schmitt, Francis O.D.Sc.1950
Schouler, JamesLL.D.1902
Schuman, WilliamL.H.D.1985
Schwarz, M. RoyL.H.D.2007
Scranton, William W.LL.D.1975
Sculley, JohnL.H.D.1989
Sen, AmartyaL.H.D.2012
Serwadda, DavidL.H.D.2011
Sewankambo, Nelson K.L.H.D2013
Shallenberger, Clyde R., Rev.L.H.D.1999
Shapiro, SamL.H.D.1998
Shaw, Robert L.L.H.D.1990
Shehan, Lawrence Joseph, CardinalLL.D.1968
Sheridan, R. ChamplinL.H.D.2007
Shock, Nathan WetherillL.H.D.1981
Shorey, PaulLL.D.1915
Shotwell, James T.LL.D.1939
Shusheng, JiangL.H.D.2002
Simon, DavidL.H.D.2011
Simon, Jennifer JonesL.H.D.1987
Sirikit, Queen of ThailandL.H.D.1995
Sirindhorn, Maha Chakri, Princess of ThailandL.H.D.2005
Skinner, B. F.L.H.D.1979
Smith, Gerard CoadLL.D.1970
Smith, Hamilton O.L.H.D.2004
Smith, Winford H.LL.D.1954
Smuts, Gen. Rt. Hon. Jan C.LL.D.1930
Sonneborn, Tracy M.D.Sc.1957
Soper, Morris A.LL.D.1953
Spadolini, GiovanniL.H.D.1987
Stamp, Josiah-Lord of ShortlandsLL.D.1938
Stebbins, Ernest L.L.H.D.1987
Stein, JulesL.H.D.1980
Stellar, EliotL.H.D.1983
Stern, IsaacL.H.D.1979
Stern, Milton R.L.H.D.1989
Stratton, Julius AdamsLL.D.1962
Strauss, Lewis LichtensteinLL.D.1970
Sullivan, Louis W.L.H.D.1989
Sussmuth, RitaL.H.D.1998
Suu Kyi, Aung SanL.H.D.2012
Taylor, CarlL.H.D.2006
Temkin, Owsei, Dr.LL.D.1973
Thomas, Carl ClappDr.Eng.1937
Thomas, Henry M.A.M.1902
Thomas, LewisLL.D.1976
Thomas, M. CareyLL.D.1922
Thomas, VivienLL.D.1976
Thompson, Sir Joseph JohnLL.D.1904
Thomson, VirgilL.H.D.1978
Tosteson, Daniel C.L.H.D.1993
Trudeau, GarryL.H.D.1990
Turner, Thomas B.L.H.D.1991
Tuve, Merle AnthonyD.Sc.1950
Van Allen, JamesL.H.D.1999
Verhoeff, FrederickLL.D.1953
Volcker, PaulL.H.D.1984
Von-Bernstorff, JohannLL.D.1910
von Weizsaecker, RichardL.H.D.1993
Wagner, Herbert A.Dr.Eng1937
Walcott, Charles DoolittleLL.D.1902
Walker, A. EarlL.H.D.1985
Walsh, Frank B.LL.D.1972
Warren, Earl, The Hon.LL.D.1973
Warren, Robert PennLL.D.1977
Watts, Andre'L.H.D.1997
Weatherall, Sir David J.L.H.D.1990
Weed, Lewis H.LL.D.1951
Wenk, Edward, Jr.L.H.D.1989
Wharton, Clifton R., Jr.LL.D.1970
Wheeler, Benjamin IdeLL.D.1902
Wheeler, John Archibald, Dr.LL.D.1977
Whipple, George H.LL.D.1947
White, Andrew DicksonLL.D.1902
White, HenryLL.D.1915
White, Julian LeRoyA.M.1902
White, Robert M.L.H.D.1982
Whitehead, John B.LL.D.1951
Wiesel, Torsten NilsL.H.D.1990
Willard, DanielLL.D.1941
Williams, Harold M.L.H.D.1987
Willier, Benjamin HarrisonLL.D.1970
Willoughby, Westel W.LL.D.1936
Wilmer, William HollandLL.D1936
Wilson, Edmund BeecherLL.D.1902
Wilson, William JuliusL.H.D.1996
Wilson, WoodrowLL.D.1902
Witten, EdwardL.H.D.2005
Wolfe, Thomas K., Jr.L.H.D.1990
Wolman, AbelDr.Eng, LL.D.1937 and 1969
Wolman, LeoLL.D.1948
Wood, Robert W.LL.D.1951
Woodward, Robert SimpsonLL.D.1915
Woodward, C. VannL.H.D.1991
Woolf, HarryL.H.D.1983
Yalow, Rosalyn S.L.H.D.1979
Young, LeoL.H.D.1989
Young, Owen D.LL.D.1925
Zakaria, FareedL.H.D.2011
Zerhouni, Elias A.L.H.D.2010