List of Members of the Order of the Companions of Honour

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Below is a list of Members of the Order of the Companions of Honour from the order's creation in 1917 until the present day:

Members[edit]

Date Image Name Born/Died Area of achievement
4 June 1917 Jan Christiaan Smuts.jpg Jan Smuts 1870–1950 Statesman
4 June 1917 Circa1910 Harry Gosling.jpg Harry Gosling 1861–1930 Politician and trade unionist
4 June 1917 Maud Petty-FitzMaurice, Marchioness of Lansdowne.png The Marchioness of Lansdowne 1850–1932 Courtier and humanitarian
4 June 1917 E.S.Haldane 1.jpg Elizabeth Haldane 1862–1937 Suffragist, writer
4 June 1917 Fond blanc.svg K. B. Quinan 1878–1948 Chemical engineer
4 June 1917 Sir Henry Babington Smith.jpg Sir Henry Smith 1863–1923 Civil servant
4 June 1917 Harry Levy-Lawson Vanity Fair 1893-11-16.jpg The Lord Burnham 1862–1933 Newspaper proprietor and politician
4 June 1917 Sir Frank Swettenham by John Singer Sargent 1904.jpg Sir Frank Swettenham 1850–1946 Colonial administrator
4 June 1917 Fond blanc.svg Edward Strutt 1854–1930 Agriculturalist
4 June 1917 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Faringdon 1850–1934 Financier and politician
4 June 1917 Fond blanc.svg The Viscount Chetwynd 1863–1936 Industrialist
4 June 1917 Fond blanc.svg William Ripper 1853–1937 Educationalist
4 June 1917 Fond blanc.svg May Tennant 1869–1946 Civil servant and social reformer
4 June 1917 Markham av.jpg Violet Markham 1872–1959 Social reformer
4 June 1917 Fond blanc.svg William John Davis 1848–1934 Trade unionist
4 June 1917 George Wardle.jpg George Wardle 1865–1947 Politician
4 June 1917 Alexander Wilkie.JPG Alexander Wilkie 1850–1928 Politician
1 January 1918 John Furley.jpg Sir John Furley 1836–1919 Humanitarian
1 January 1918 James Seddon.gif James Andrew Seddon 1868–1939 Politician and trade unionist
1 January 1918 James Parker.JPG James Parker 1863–1948 Politician
25 February 1918 Alfred Henry Keogh c1919.jpg Sir Alfred Keogh 1857–1936 Doctor, head of Army Medical Service
3 June 1918 Fond blanc.svg Sir Herbert Perrott, Bt 1849–1922 Humanitarian
3 June 1918 Fond blanc.svg Sir Samuel Provis 1845–1926 Civil servant
29 April 1919 Fond blanc.svg Walter Layton 1884–1966 Economist and newspaper proprietor
29 April 1919 Fond blanc.svg Sir Thomas Royden, Bt 1871–1950 Businessman and politician
1 January 1920 GNBarnes.jpg George Nicoll Barnes 1859–1940 Politician
1 January 1920 Fond blanc.svg Philip Kerr 1882–1940 Diplomat
1 January 1921 Fond blanc.svg Sir John Ellerman, Bt 1862–1933 Entrepreneur and shipping magnate
1 January 1921 John Clifford by John Collier.jpg John Clifford 1836–1923 Nonconformist minister
4 June 1921 17thViscountDillon.jpg The Viscount Dillon 1844–1932 Antiquary and heraldist
4 June 1921 Arthur Cayley Headlam.jpg Arthur Headlam 1862–1947 Bishop of Gloucester
4 June 1921 William Robertson Nicoll (1851-1923).jpg Sir William Robertson Nicoll 1851–1923 Church minister and journalist
2 January 1922 HenryJonesPhilosopher.jpg Sir Henry Jones 1852–1922 Philosopher
2 January 1922 Henry Newbolt.jpg Sir Henry Newbolt 1862–1938 Poet
2 January 1922 Havelock Wilson.jpg Joseph Havelock Wilson 1859–1929 Trade unionist
19 October 1922 Hall Caine.jpg Sir Hall Caine 1853–1931 Novelist
19 October 1922 Sir Winston S Churchill.jpg Winston Churchill 1874–1965 Statesman
19 October 1922 Fond blanc.svg Sir Evan Vincent Evans 1851–1934 Journalist and promotor of the Welsh national revival[1]
19 October 1922 Fond blanc.svg John Jowett 1863–1923 Congregationalist minister[2]
25 May 1923 Fond blanc.svg J. C. C. Davidson 1889–1970 Conservative politician
1 January 1926 Carlisle 5050944819 b1323f1710 o.jpg Wilson Carlile 1847–1942 Church Army founder
5 June 1926 Herbert Armitage James.jpg Herbert Armitage James 1844–1931 Cleric and school administrator
1 January 1927 HRLSheppard.jpg Hugh Sheppard 1880–1937 Anglican priest
9 May 1927 Stanleybruce.jpg Stanley Bruce 1883–1967 Prime Minister of Australia
3 June 1927 Fond blanc.svg John Jones 1865–1942 Congregational minister
4 June 1928 John Scott Haldane 1910.jpg John Scott Haldane 1860–1936 Physiologist
1 March 1929 Fond blanc.svg Lady Florence Barrett 1867–1945 Gynaecologist
1 March 1929 Fond blanc.svg John Carlile 1862–1941 Baptist minister, social reformer
1 March 1929 Baylis.jpg Lilian Baylis 1874–1937 Theatre producer
1 March 1929 Fritz Delius (1907).jpg Frederick Delius 1862–1934 Composer
30 April 1929 Bramwell Booth 1910-1915.jpg Bramwell Booth 1856–1929 Leader of The Salvation Army
3 June 1929 Fond blanc.svg Thomas Jones 1870–1955 Civil servant and educationalist
1 January 1930 Maude Royden 01.JPG Maude Royden 1876–1956 Suffragist
1 January 1930 Vssrinivasasastri.jpg V. S. Srinivasa Sastri 1869–1946 Indian politician
1 January 1930 Fond blanc.svg Gertrude Tuckwell 1861–1951 Trade unionist and social worker
3 June 1930 Fond blanc.svg Margaret McMillan 1860–1931 Trade unionist
1 January 1931 Fond blanc.svg Helena Swanwick 1864–1939 Feminist and pacifist
1 January 1931 Jane Harriett Walker 1917.jpg Jane Harriett Walker 1859–1938 Medical doctor
3 June 1931 Fond blanc.svg Albert Mansbridge 1876–1952 Educator
3 June 1931 Fond blanc.svg Seebohm Rowntree 1871–1954 Industrialist and philanthropist
1 January 1932 Btweedsmuir2.jpg John Buchan 1875–1940 Scottish author and Governor General of Canada
3 June 1932 E-V-Lucas.jpg E. V. Lucas 1868–1938 Writer
3 June 1932 Laurence Binyon by William Strang.jpg Laurence Binyon 1869–1943 Poet
2 January 1933 Philip ‘Tubby’ Clayton.jpg Tubby Clayton 1885–1972 Priest and philanthropist
2 January 1933 1920s Scott Lidgett.jpg John Scott Lidgett 1854–1953 Methodist priest and educationist
3 June 1933 Annie Horniman.jpg Annie Horniman 1860–1937 Theatre manager
1 January 1934 Fond blanc.svg Thomas Page 1850–1936 Classicist
3 June 1935 Fond blanc.svg William Bruce 1858–1936 Lawyer, politician, educationalist
3 June 1935 Fond blanc.svg John White 1867–1951 Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland
1 January 1936 Fond blanc.svg J. Dover Wilson 1881–1969 Classicist
23 June 1936 Joseph Lyons 1.jpg Joseph Lyons 1879–1939 Prime Minister of Australia
23 June 1936 Fond blanc.svg Janet Trevelyan 1879–1956 Writer
23 June 1936 Fond blanc.svg Hugh Pollock 1852–1937 Ulster Unionist politician
23 June 1936 Fond blanc.svg George Adams 1874–1966 Political scientist and academic
11 May 1937 Fond blanc.svg Melbourn Aubrey 1885–1957 Baptist Union of Great Britain General Secretary
11 May 1937 Fond blanc.svg John Alfred Spender 1862–1942 Journalist and editor
11 May 1937 Charles Thomson Rees Wilson at 1927 Solvay conference.jpg Charles Thomson Rees Wilson 1869–1959 Physicist
11 May 1937 Nancy Viscountess Astor by John Singer Sargent.jpeg The Viscountess Astor 1879–1964 Pioneering woman politician
11 May 1937 Fond blanc.svg Gwendoline Davies 1882–1951 Philanthropist and patron of the arts
1 January 1938 Howell Arthur Gwynne.jpg Howell Arthur Gwynne 1865–1950 Newspaper editor and author
8 June 1939 Fond blanc.svg James Mallon 1875–1961 Social reformer
8 June 1939 Fond blanc.svg George Peabody Gooch 1873–1968 Historian
1 January 1941 James Louis Garvin.jpg James Louis Garvin 1868–1947 Journalist and author
1 January 1941 Fond blanc.svg Arthur Henry Mann 1876–1972 Journalist
1 January 1941 Nla.ms-ms1538-10-582-e.jpg Billy Hughes 1862–1952 Prime Minister of Australia
12 June 1941 INF3-62 A V Alexander Artist's signature E A B.jpg A. V. Alexander 1885–1965 Labour politician
11 June 1942 Lord Woolton crop HU48187.jpg The Lord Woolton 1883–1964 Businessman turned-politician
23 June 1942 EarlePage.jpg Sir Earle Page 1880–1961 Prime Minister of Australia
1 January 1943 Fond blanc.svg Joseph Hertz 1872–1946 Chief Rabbi of Great Britain and the Commonwealth
1 January 1943 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Leathers 1883–1965 Industrialist turned-politician
21 May 1943 Johnmillerandrews.jpg J. M. Andrews 1871–1956 Prime Minister of Northern Ireland
2 June 1943 Ernest Hives 1886–1965 Industrialist
2 June 1943 Harry Snell.JPG The Lord Snell 1865–1944 Labour politician
9 August 1943 Fond blanc.svg The Viscount Swinton 1884–1972 Conservative politician
24 September 1943 Fond blanc.svg Essington Lewis 1881–1961 Industrialist
1 January 1944 Lord Casey.jpg Richard Casey 1890–1976 Australian politician and British colonial administrator
1 January 1944 Fond blanc.svg Edmund Fellowes 1870–1951 Theologian and musicologist
1 January 1944 Fond blanc.svg Robert Hudson 1886–1957 Conservative politician
8 June 1944 Henry-wood-Histed-1906.jpg Sir Henry Wood 1869–1944 Conductor, founded the Proms
4 August 1944 Godfrey Huggins 1937.jpg Sir Godfrey Huggins 1883–1971 Prime Minister of Rhodesia
1 January 1945 INF3-13 Earl of Selborne Artist William Little 1939-1946.jpg The Earl of Selborne 1887–1971 Conservative politician
8 June 1945 Attlee BW cropped.jpg Clement Attlee 1883–1967 Labour politician
8 June 1945 ArthurGreenwood2.jpg Arthur Greenwood 1880–1954 Labour politician
14 June 1945 Fond blanc.svg Henry Williams 1872–1961 Bishop of Carlisle
5 July 1945 Crerar e010750463-v8.jpg Harry Crerar 1888–1965 Canadian general
17 August 1945 Leo Amery 1917.jpg Leo Amery 1873–1955 Conservative politician
17 August 1945 Ernest Brown MP.jpg Ernest Brown 1881–1962 Liberal politician
17 August 1945 Hastings Ismay.jpg Hastings Ismay 1887–1965 Soldier
1 January 1946 Archibald Vivian Hill.jpg Archibald Hill 1886–1977 Physiologist
4 January 1946 Peter Fraser.jpg Peter Fraser 1884–1950 Prime Minister of New Zealand
22 May 1946 Vincent Massey 1927.jpg Vincent Massey 1887–1967 Governor General of Canada
13 June 1946 Fond blanc.svg George Gibson 1885–1953 Trade unionist
13 June 1946 McNaughton E010778731-v8.jpg Andrew McNaughton 1887–1966 Canadian general and diplomat
12 June 1947 Fond blanc.svg James Bone 1872–1962 Journalist
12 June 1947 J. W. Robertson Scott 1866–1962 Writer, campaigner on rural issues
1 January 1948 Margaret Bondfield 1919.jpg Margaret Bondfield 1873–1953 Pioneering woman politician
1 January 1948 Laszlo - Vita Sackville-West.jpg Vita Sackville-West 1892–1962 Writer
10 June 1948 Walter de la Mare by Lady Ottoline Morrell.jpg Walter de la Mare 1873–1956 Writer
10 June 1948 Fond blanc.svg Howell Elvet Lewis 1860–1953 Bard, Archdruid of the National Eisteddfod of Wales
10 June 1948 Fond blanc.svg William Whiteley 1882–1955 Labour politician
1 January 1949 Fond blanc.svg Lord David Cecil 1902–1986 Biographer, historian and academic
1 January 1949 Fond blanc.svg Arthur Deakin 1890–1955 Trade unionist
9 June 1949 Lionel Curtis.jpg Lionel George Curtis 1872–1955 Soldier and author
1 January 1951 Stafford cripps.jpg Sir Stafford Cripps 1889–1952 Politician
1 January 1951 Portrait Menzies 1941.jpg Robert Menzies 1894–1978 Prime Minister of Australia
7 June 1951 Sidney George Holland (1953).jpg Sidney Holland 1893–1961 Prime Minister of New Zealand
30 November 1951 HerbertMorrison2.jpg Herbert Morrison 1888–1965 Politician
5 June 1952 Walter Elliot Elliot.jpg Walter Elliot 1888–1958 Scottish Unionist politician
1 January 1953 E. M. Forster von Dora Carrington, 1924-25.jpg E. M. Forster 1879–1970 Novelist
1 June 1953 Benjamin Britten, London Records 1968 publicity photo for Wikipedia.jpg Benjamin Britten 1913–1976 Composer
1 June 1953 Chuter Ede 1941.jpg James Chuter Ede 1882–1965 Labour politician
1 June 1953 Fond blanc.svg Ian Fraser 1897–1974 Conservative politician
1 June 1953 Fond blanc.svg Tom Johnston 1881–1965 Labour politician
10 November 1953 The Lord Cherwell 1886–1957 Physicist
1 January 1954 Fond blanc.svg John Christie 1882–1962 Opera manager
8 January 1954 RA Butler 1937.jpg Rab Butler 1902–1982 Politician
10 June 1954 Somerset Maugham (1934).jpg W. Somerset Maugham 1874–1965 Writer
21 December 1954 René Massigli 1929.jpg René Massigli (honorary) 1888–1988 French diplomat
1 January 1955 Crookshank1932.png Harry Crookshank 1893–1961 Conservative politician
1 January 1955 Fond blanc.svg Hugh Martin 1890–1964 Christian activist
9 June 1955 Henry Moore in workshop Allan Warren.jpg Henry Moore 1898–1986 Sculptor
2 January 1956 Robert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood cph.3b29913.jpg The Viscount Cecil of Chelwood 1864–1958 Conservative politician
2 January 1956 Sir John Kotelawala 1897–1980 Prime Minister of Sri Lanka
2 January 1956 Fond blanc.svg Arthur Waley 1889–1966 Orientalist and sinologist
31 May 1956 Gordon Craig.jpg Edward Gordon Craig 1872–1966 Theatre practitioner
31 May 1956 Arnold J. Toynbee 1889–1975 Historian
16 July 1956 Nori.png Nuri as-Said (honorary) 1888–1958 Prime Minister of Iraq
1 January 1957 Fond blanc.svg John Baillie 1886–1960 Theologian
14 January 1957 Fond blanc.svg James Stuart 1897–1971 Scottish Unionist politician
13 June 1957 Beecham-October-1910.jpg Sir Thomas Beecham, Bt 1879–1961 Conductor and musical impresario
13 June 1957 Fond blanc.svg John Gregg 1873–1961 Clergyman, theologian
1 January 1958 Fond blanc.svg The Viscount Nuffield 1877–1963 Industrialist
12 June 1958 Fond blanc.svg Sir Osbert Sitwell, Bt 1892–1969 Writer
1 January 1959 Fond blanc.svg Sir John Beazley 1885–1970 Archaeologist and art historian
1 January 1959 Kenneth Clark 1903–1983 Art historian
13 June 1959 Walter Nash (ca 1940s).jpg Walter Nash 1882–1968 Prime Minister of New Zealand
1 January 1960 Fond blanc.svg Alan Lennox-Boyd 1904–1983 Politician
31 December 1960 Fond blanc.svg The Earl of Limerick 1888–1967 Soldier
31 December 1960 Tunku abd rahman.jpg Tunku Abdul Rahman 1903–1990 Prime Minister of Malaysia
10 June 1961 Fond blanc.svg C. H. Dodd 1884–1973 Theologian
1 January 1962 Walter Matthews.jpg Walter Matthews 1881–1973 Church of England priest
2 June 1961 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Hailes 1901–1974 Politician
20 July 1962 Selwyn Lloyd cropped.jpg Selwyn Lloyd 1904–1978 Politician
20 July 1962 Fond blanc.svg John Maclay 1905–1992 Politician
20 July 1962 Harold Watkinson 1910–1995 Politician
1 January 1963 Keith Holyoake (1960).jpg Keith Holyoake 1904–1983 Prime Minister of New Zealand
14 May 1963 Bundesarchiv Bild 183-39998-0427, Paul-Henri Spaak.jpg Paul-Henri Spaak (honorary) 1899–1972 Belgian politician and statesman
1 January 1964 Fond blanc.svg I. A. Richards 1893–1979 Literary critic
1 December 1964 Fond blanc.svg Henry Brooke 1903–1984 Politician
1 January 1965 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Silkin 1889–1972 Politician
12 June 1965 Blackett-large.jpg Patrick Blackett 1897–1974 Physicist
12 June 1965 Emanuel Shinwel HU 059765.jpg Manny Shinwell 1884–1986 Politician
1 January 1966 Graham Greene 1904–1991 Writer
1 January 1966 StateLibQld 1 80255 Paul Jerome Remigius Hilton.jpg The Baroness Summerskill 1901–1980 Physician, politician, writer
19 May 1966 Jim Griffiths 1890–1975 Politician
19 May 1966 Lady Megan Lloyd George 1902–1966 Politician
1 January 1967 Wl-bragg.jpg Sir William Lawrence Bragg 1890–1971 Physicist
1 January 1967 Mortimer Wheeler bust.jpg Sir Mortimer Wheeler 1890–1976 Archaeologist
5 January 1967 Fond blanc.svg Douglas Houghton 1898–1996 Politician
10 June 1967 Fond blanc.svg Sir Arthur Bryant 1899–1985 Historian and writer
10 June 1967 Fond blanc.svg Sir Harold Hartley 1878–1972 Chemist
10 June 1967 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Reid 1890–1975 Judge and politician
14 June 1967 Harol Holt PM.jpg Harold Holt 1908–1967 Prime Minister of Australia
1 January 1968 John Boyd Orr nobel.jpg The Lord Boyd-Orr 1880–1971 Biologist, head of FAO
1 January 1968 Fond blanc.svg Ernest Alexander Payne 1902–1980 Baptist administrator
1 January 1968 Lionel Robbins.jpg The Lord Robbins 1898–1994 Economist, academic
8 June 1968 Fond blanc.svg Patrick Gordon Walker 1907–1980 Politician
1 January 1969 Sir Adrian Boult 1889–1983 Conductor
1 January 1969 Nla.pic-an23474705-v.jpg Sir John McEwen 1900–1980 Prime Minister of Australia
1 January 1969 Michael Stewart.jpg Michael Stewart 1906–1990 Politician
14 June 1969 John Barbirolli 1965.jpg Sir John Barbirolli 1899–1970 Conductor
14 June 1969 Fond blanc.svg Sir Allen Lane 1902–1970 Publisher
14 June 1969 Eric Williams 1911–1981 Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago
1 January 1970 James Chadwick.tif Sir James Chadwick 1891–1974 Physicist, discovered the neutron
1 January 1970 Fond blanc.svg Sir A. P. Herbert 1890–1971 Writer and advocate of law reform
1 January 1970 Lee Kuan Yew.jpg Lee Kuan Yew (honorary) b. 1923 Singaporean politician
14 June 1970 Sir Frederick Ashton 1904–1988 Dancer and choreographer
14 June 1970 Sybil Thorndike.jpg Dame Sybil Thorndike 1882–1976 Actress
1 January 1971 Fond blanc.svg Sir Maurice Bowra 1898–1971 Classicist
12 June 1971 C. H. Best ca. 1924.jpg Charles Herbert Best 1899–1978 Medical researcher
12 June 1971 Arthurbliss.jpg Sir Arthur Bliss 1891–1975 Composer
12 June 1971 JohnGorton1954.JPG John Gorton 1911–2002 Prime Minister of Australia
14 June 1971 Luns, J.M.A.H. - SFA008007314.jpg Joseph Luns (honorary) 1911–2002 Dutch politician
1 January 1972 WilliamMcMahonAHeadshot.gif William McMahon 1908–1988 Prime Minister of Australia
1 January 1972 Peter Brian Medawar.jpg Sir Peter Medawar 1915–1987 Biologist
22 January 1972 Jean Monnet bust in the Peace Palace.png Jean Monnet (honorary) 1888–1979 Economist and diplomat
3 June 1972 Lord Goodman.jpg The Lord Goodman 1915–1995 Lawyer, administrator
3 June 1972 Fond blanc.svg Herbert Howells 1892–1983 Composer
3 June 1972 Fond blanc.svg John Piper 1903–1992 Artist
1 January 1973 Jack Marshall Bundesarchiv B 145 Bild-F011973-0020 cropped.jpg Jack Marshall 1912–1988 New Zealand politician
1 January 1973 Fond blanc.svg Sir Robert Mayer 1879–1985 Businessman and philanthropist
1 January 1973 Sandys 1944 cropped.jpg Duncan Sandys 1908–1987 Politician
2 June 1973 Fond blanc.svg Bernard Leach 1887–1979 Potter
2 June 1973 Fond blanc.svg Irene Ward 1895–1980 Politician
1 January 1974 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Cohen of Birkenhead 1900–1977 Physician
1 January 1974 Fond blanc.svg The Countess of Limerick 1897–1981 Humanitarian, prominent in Red Cross
1 January 1974 Fond blanc.svg William Whitelaw 1918–1999 Politician
5 April 1974 Quintin Hogg, Baron Hailsham Allan Warren.jpg The Lord Hailsham of St Marylebone 1907–2001 Politician
15 June 1974 David Jones 1895–1974 Poet
15 June 1974 Fond blanc.svg Nathaniel Micklem 1888–1976 Theologian
1 January 1975 Fond blanc.svg Jack Ashley 1922–2012 Politician
1 January 1975 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Gardiner 1900–1990 Politician
1 January 1975 Max Perutz.jpg Max Perutz 1914–2002 Molecular biologist
29 April 1975 Fond blanc.svg Arnold Smith 1915–1994 Canadian diplomat
14 June 1975 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Aylestone 1905–1994 Politician
14 June 1975 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Morris of Borth-y-Gest 1896–1979 Judge
1 January 1976 John G. Diefenbaker.jpg John Diefenbaker 1895–1979 Prime Minister of Canada
27 May 1976 Elwyn Jones in Romania (cropped).jpg The Lord Elwyn-Jones 1909–1989 Politician
27 May 1976 Fond blanc.svg Edward Short 1912–2012 Politician
31 December 1976 Fond blanc.svg Cledwyn Hughes 1916–2001 Politician
26 January 1977 MalcolmFraser1982.JPEG Malcolm Fraser b. 1930 Prime Minister of Australia
11 June 1977 John Gielgud Allan Warren cropped.jpg Sir John Gielgud 1904–2000 Actor
11 June 1977 Muldoon 26 June 1969.jpg Robert Muldoon 1921–1992 Prime Minister of New Zealand
11 June 1977 Fond blanc.svg The Baroness Wootton of Abinger 1897–1988 Sociologist, criminologist
31 December 1976 Fond blanc.svg Jack Jones 1913–2009 Trade uninoist
31 December 1976 Fond blanc.svg F. R. Leavis 1895–1978 Academic, literary critic
3 June 1978 Sir Michael Somare - 2009.jpg Michael Somare b. 1936 Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea
12 June 1979 Denis Healey.jpg Denis Healey b. 1917 Politician
16 June 1979 Sir Michael Tippett 1905–1998 Composer
31 December 1979 Peter Thorneycroft cropped.png The Lord Thorneycroft 1909–1994 Politician
14 June 1980 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Soames 1920–1987 Politician
31 December 1980 Fond blanc.svg Victor Pasmore 1908–1998 Artist
30 April 1981 Fond blanc.svg Brian Talboys 1921–2012 New Zealand politician
13 June 1981 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Boyle of Handsworth 1923–1981 Politician
13 June 1981 Frederick Sanger2.jpg Frederick Sanger 1918–2013 Biochemist
31 December 1981 John Douglas Anthony.jpg Doug Anthony b. 1929 Australian politician
31 December 1981 Ninette de Valois, 1914.jpg Dame Ninette de Valois 1898–2001 Dancer, choreographer, teacher, and director of ballet
12 June 1982 Karl Popper.jpg Sir Karl Popper 1902–1994 Philosopher
11 June 1983 Peter, 6th Baron Carrington cropped.JPG The Lord Carrington b. 1919 Politician
11 June 1983 LucienFreud.jpg Lucian Freud 1922–2011 Artist
31 December 1983 Fond blanc.svg Sir Steven Runciman 1903–2000 HIstorian
31 December 1983 Fond blanc.svg Sir Sacheverell Sitwell, Bt 1897–1988 Art critic and writer
16 June 1984 Fond blanc.svg The Viscount Eccles 1904–1999 Politician
16 June 1984 Friedrich Hayek portrait.jpg Friedrich Hayek 1899–1992 Economist and philosopher
16 June 1984 Fond blanc.svg Sir Philip Powell 1921–2003 Architect
4 July 1984 Pierre Elliot Trudeau-2.jpg Pierre Trudeau 1919–2000 Prime Minister of Canada
31 December 1984 Sir Hugh Casson 1910–1999 Architect and broadcaster
15 June 1985 Philip Larkin Statue Hull.jpg Philip Larkin 1922–1985 Poet
15 June 1985 Rodney Robert Porter 1917–1985 Biochemist
21 May 1986 Fond blanc.svg Sir Keith Joseph, Bt 1918–1994 Politician
31 December 1986 EMLederberg GStent SBrenner JLederberg 1965 wiki.jpg Sydney Brenner b. 1927 Biologist
31 December 1986 Fond blanc.svg Sir John Summerson 1904–1992 Architectural historian
13 June 1987 Fond blanc.svg Dadie Rylands 1902–1999 Academic and theatre director
13 June 1987 Peter scott in 1954 arp.jpg Sir Peter Scott 1909–1989 Naturalist and conservationist
31 July 1987 Norman Tebbit Edinburgh University Politics Society 2008.JPG Norman Tebbit b. 1931 Politician
31 December 1987 Anthony Powell 1905–2000 Author
17 June 1989 Stephen Hawking.StarChild.jpg Stephen Hawking b. 1942 Physicist
30 December 1989 David Lange Posts a Letter.jpg David Lange 1942–2005 Politician
13 April 1992 Fond blanc.svg Kenneth Baker b. 1934 Politician
13 April 1992 Fond blanc.svg Peter Brooke b. 1934 Politician
13 April 1992 Fond blanc.svg Tom King b. 1933 Politician
13 June 1992 Dame Elizabeth Frink and John McKenna.jpg Dame Elisabeth Frink 1930–1993 Artist
13 June 1992 Joseph Needham 1900–1995 Biochemist and sinologist
31 December 1992 Fond blanc.svg Sir Victor Pritchett 1900–1997 Writer
12 June 1993 C. H. Sisson 1914–2003 Writer
12 June 1993 Elsie Widdowson 1906–2000 Nutritionist
31 December 1993 Fond blanc.svg David Astor 1912–2001 Newspaper publisher
31 December 1993 Janet Baker (1967).jpg Dame Janet Baker b. 1933 Opera singer
31 December 1993 Fond blanc.svg Sir John Smith 1923–2007 Politician
11 June 1994 Sir Alec Guinness Allan Warren.jpg Sir Alec Guinness 1914–2000 Actor
11 June 1994 Jones-Woolsey-deClarens.gif Reginald Victor Jones 1911–1997 Physicist, scientific military intelligence expert
11 June 1994 David Owen.jpg The Lord Owen b. 1938 Politician
31 December 1994 Milstein lnp.jpg César Milstein 1927–2002 Biochemist
31 December 1994 Fond blanc.svg Carel Weight 1908–1997 Artist
17 June 1995 Fond blanc.svg Sir Denys Lasdun 1914–2001 Architect
17 June 1995 Sir Nevill Francis Mott 1905–1996 Physicist
30 December 1995 David Attenborough.jpg Sir David Attenborough b. 1926 Broadcaster and naturalist
30 December 1995 Richard Doll.jpg Sir Richard Doll 1912–2005 Epidemiologist
30 December 1995 Douglas Hurd, November 2007.jpg Douglas Hurd b. 1930 Politician
30 December 1995 Detail from the statue of Derek Worlock, the former Catholic Archbishop of Liverpool 2.jpg Derek Worlock 1920–1996 Roman Catholic Archbishop of Liverpool
15 June 1996 Geoffrey Howe.jpg The Lord Howe of Aberavon b. 1926 Politician
31 December 1996 Fond blanc.svg A. L. Rowse 1903–1997 Historian
14 June 1997 Fond blanc.svg David Hockney b. 1937 Artist
2 August 1997 Lord Heseltine2.jpg Michael Heseltine b. 1933 Politician
31 December 1997 Eric Hobsbawm.jpg Eric Hobsbawm 1917–2012 Historian
31 December 1997 Chris Patten -2008-10-31-.jpg Chris Patten b. 1944 Politician and governor of Hong Kong
13 June 1998 Peter Brook.JPG Peter Brook b. 1925 Theatre director
31 December 1998 John Major, October 2007.jpg John Major b. 1943 Politician
31 December 1998 Fond blanc.svg Bridget Riley b. 1931 Artist
31 December 1998 John de-Chastelain.jpg John de Chastelain b. 1937 Canadian general and diplomat
31 December 1999 Richard Hamilton Artist.jpg Richard Hamilton 1922–2011 Artist
31 December 1999 Doris lessing 20060312 (jha).jpg Doris Lessing 1919–2013 Writer
31 December 1999 Chad Varah 1911–2007 Founder of The Samaritans
11 May 2000 Amartya Sen NIH.jpg Amartya Sen (honorary) b. 1933 Economist
30 December 2000 Harrison Birtwistle (cropped).jpg Sir Harrison Birtwistle b. 1934 Composer
30 December 2000 Paul Scofield Allan Warren.jpg Paul Scofield 1922–2008 Actor
16 June 2001 Colindavis.jpg Sir Colin Davis 1927–2013 Conductor
31 December 2001 Fond blanc.svg Sir George Christie 1934–2014 Founder of Glyndebourne Festival Opera
12 June 2002 Bernard Haitink 1984b.jpg Bernard Haitink (honorary) b. 1929 Conductor
15 June 2002 Pinterfoto cropped2.jpg Harold Pinter 1930–2008 Playwright
15 June 2002 Fond blanc.svg Sir Michael Howard b. 1922 Historian
31 December 2002 Fond blanc.svg Sir Howard Hodgkin b. 1932 Artist
31 December 2002 James Lovelock in 2005.jpg James Lovelock b. 1919 Scientist and environmentalist
31 December 2002 Fond blanc.svg Sir Denis Mahon 1910–2011 Art historian
14 June 2003 Sir Charles Mackerras.jpg Sir Charles Mackerras 1925–2010 Conductor
14 June 2003 Fond blanc.svg Dan McKenzie b. 1942 Geophysicist
14 June 2003 Fond blanc.svg The Lord Hannay of Chiswick b. 1935 Diplomat
11 June 2005 Judi Dench at the BAFTAs 2007.jpg Dame Judi Dench b. 1934 Actor
2006 Fond blanc.svg Anthony Pawson 1952–2013 Microbiologist
31 December 2007 Ian McKellen.jpg Sir Ian McKellen b. 1939 Actor
14 June 2008 Queen Elizabeth II with Richard Rogers and Sue Essex.jpg The Lord Rogers of Riverside b. 1933 Architect
11 June 2011 Michael Howard 1099 cropped.jpg The Lord Howard of Lympne b. 1941 Politician
20 September 2012 George Young Minister.jpg Sir George Young, Bt b. 1941 Politician
29 December 2012 Lord Coe - World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012 cropped.jpg The Lord Coe b. 1956 Athlete, politician, organiser of 2012 Olympics
29 December 2012 Higgs, Peter (1929)3.jpg Peter Higgs b. 1929 Physicist
7 January 2013 Lord Strathclyde.jpg The Lord Strathclyde b. 1960 Politician
15 June 2013 Sir Ming Campbell MP 2008 cropped.jpg Sir Menzies Campbell b. 1941 Politician
15 June 2013 2006, Stuckist Turner Prize demo 2006 (1) crop.jpg Sir Nicholas Serota b. 1946 Museum curator
31 December 2013 Peter Maxwell Davies.jpg Peter Maxwell Davies b. 1934 Composer and conductor
31 December 2013 OnoraONeillChairingWCITColloquiumHouseOfLords26June2013.jpg The Baroness O'Neill of Bengarve b. 1941 Philosopher
14 June 2014 Dame Maggie Smith-cropped.jpg Dame Maggie Smith b. 1934 Actress
22 July 2014 Kenneth-clarke-hi-res.jpg Kenneth Clarke b. 1940 Politician

References[edit]

  1. ^ James, H. E. (2004). Roberts, Brynley F., ed. "The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography". doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/33037.  |chapter= ignored (help) edit
  2. ^ Watts, Michael (2004). "The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography". doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/58298.  |chapter= ignored (help) edit

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