Below is a chronological listing of the Honorary Degrees that have been awarded by the Johns Hopkins University between 1880 and May 2016.

RECIPIENT DEGREE AWARDED
1880
Rowland, Henry Augustus Ph.D. 1880
1881
Hayes, Rutherford Birchard LL.D. 1881
1882-1899
None
1900 – 1901
None
1902
Alderman, Edwin Anderson LL.D. 1902
Angell, James Burrill LL.D. 1902
Billings, John Shaw LL.D. 1902
Butler, Nicholas M. LL.D. 1902
Councilman, William T. A.M. 1902
Dabney, Charles William LL.D. 1902
Eliot, Charles William LL.D. 1902
Gilman, Benjamin I. A.M. 1902
Glenn, John M. A.M. 1902
Hadley, Arthur Twining LL.D. 1902
Hall, Clayton Coleman A.M. 1902
Hall, Granville Stanley LL.D. 1902
Harper, William Rainey LL.D. 1902
Jameson, John Franklin LL.D. 1902
Jordan, David S. LL.D. 1902
Loudon, James LL.D. 1902
Mallet, John William LL.D. 1902
Marburg, Theodore A.M. 1902
Marbury, William Luke A.M. 1902
1902
Newcomb, Simon LL.D. 1902
Patton, Rev. Francis L. LL.D. 1902
Peterson, Sir William LL.D. 1902
Pritchett, Henry Smith LL.D. 1902
Randolph, Robert Lee A.M. 1902
Riggs, Lawrason A.M. 1902
Royce, Josiah LL.D. 1902
Schouler, James LL.D. 1902
Thomas, Henry M. A.M. 1902
Walcott, Charles Doolittle LL.D. 1902
Wheeler, Benjamin Ide LL.D. 1902
White, Andrew Dickson LL.D. 1902
White, Julian LeRoy A.M. 1902
Wilson, Edmund Beecher LL.D. 1902
Wilson, Woodrow LL.D. 1902
1903
None
1904
Thompson, Sir Joseph John LL.D. 1904
1905
Osler, Sir William LL.D. 1905
Pfister, Albert Von LL.D. 1905
1906 – 1909
None
1910
Von-Bernstorff, Johann LL.D. 1910
1911
Bryce, James LL.D. 1911
1912
Gorgas, William Crawford LL.D. 1912
Mitchell, Silas Weir LL.D. 1912
Ramsay, Sir William LL.D. 1912
1913 – 1914
None
1915
Adams, Henry Carter LL.D. 1915
Clarke, John Mason LL.D. 1915
Dewey, John LL.D. 1915
Flexner, Simon LL.D. 1915
Goethals, George Washington LL.D. 1915
Kittredge, George Lyman LL.D. 1915
Lowel, Abbott Lawrence LL.D. 1915
Morgan, Thomas Hunt LL.D. 1915
Pupin, Michael Idovorsky LL.D. 1915
Shorey, Paul LL.D. 1915
White, Henry LL.D. 1915
Woodward, Robert Simpson LL.D. 1915
1916 – 1917
None
1918
DeCellere, V. Macchi LL.D. 1918
1919
None
1920
Hoover, Herbert C. LL.D. 1920
1921
Foch, Ferdinand LL.D. 1921
1922
Coolidge, Calvin LL.D. 1922
Thomas, M. Carey LL.D. 1922
1923
Geddes, Sir Aukland C. LL.D. 1923
1924
Ball, Thomas Randolph A.M. 1924
1925
Young, Owen D. LL.D. 1925
1926
Levy-Bruhl, Lucien LL.D. 1926
1927 – 1928
None
1929
Bond, Carroll Taney LL.D. 1929
Donnan, Frederick George LL.D. 1929
1930
Goodnow, Frank Johnson LL.D. 1930
Smuts, Gen. Rt. Hon. Jan C. LL.D. 1930
1931
Jeans, Sir James Hopwood LL.D. 1931
1932
None
1933
Baruch, Bernard M. LL.D. 1933
1934
Dittus, Christian W. A.M. 1934
1935
Lawler, Elsie M. A.M. 1935
1936
Ames, Joseph Sweetman LL.D. 1936
Langmuir, Irving LL.D. 1936
Willoughby, Westel W. LL.D. 1936
Wilmer, William Holland LL.D 1936
1937
Compton, Karl T. LL.D. 1937
Greiner, John Edwin Dr.Eng. 1937
Thomas, Carl Clapp Dr.Eng. 1937
Wagner, Herbert A. Dr.Eng 1937
Wolman, Abel Dr.Eng 1937
1938
Finley, John Huston LL.D. 1938
Laign, Gordon Jennings LL.D. 1938
Stamp, Josiah-Lord of Shortlands LL.D. 1938
1939
Andrews, Charles McLean LL.D. 1939
Braden, Spruille LL.D. 1939
Kelly, Howard Atwood LL.D. 1939
Shotwell, James T. LL.D. 1939
1940
Buckler, William H. LL.D. 1940
Bush, Vannevar LL.D. 1940
Conklin, Edwin G. LL.D. 1940
Goodwillie, Mary C. A.M. 1940
MacLeish, Archibald LL.D. 1940
1941
Dykstra, Clarence A. LL.D. 1941
Willard, Daniel LL.D. 1941
1942
Dunning, Henry A. B. LL.D. 1942
Harrison, Ross G. LL.D 1942
Lillie, Frank R. LL.D. 1942
1943 – 1946
None
1947
Erlanger, Joseph LL.D. 1947
Gasser, Herbert S. LL.D. 1947
Hiss, Alger LL.D. 1947
Inverchapel, Lord Archibald LL.D. 1947
Opie, Eugene L. LL.D. 1947
Whipple, George H. LL.D. 1947
1948
Darden, Colgate W., Jr. LL.D. 1948
Dickinson, John Sharp LL.D. 1948
Freeman, Douglas S. LL.D. 1948
Rogers, Lindsay LL.D. 1948
Wolman, Leo LL.D. 1948
1949
Bowman, Isaiah LL.D. 1949
Flexner, Abraham LL.D. 1949
Richards, Alfred Newton LL.D. 1949
1950
Adrian, E. D. D.Sc. 1950
Chew, Samuel Claggett Litt.D. 1950
Franks, Sir Oliver LL.D. 1950
Harvey, E. Newton D.Sc. 1950
Hill, Archibald Vivian D.Sc. 1950
Moreland, Edward Leyburn Dr.Eng. 1950
Owens, (James) Hamilton LL.D. 1950
Schmitt, Francis O. D.Sc. 1950
Tuve, Merle Anthony D.Sc. 1950
1951
Andrews, Justin M. LL.D. 1951
Christie, Alexander G. LL.D. 1951
Havens, Raymond Dexter LL.D. 1951
Longcope, Warfield T. LL.D. 1951
Lovejoy, Arthur O. LL.D. 1951
McCollum, Elmer V. LL.D. 1951
Moe, Henry Allen LL.D. 1951
Park, Edwards A. LL.D. 1951
Weed, Lewis H. LL.D. 1951
Whitehead, John B. LL.D. 1951
Wood, Robert W. LL.D. 1951
1952
Dulles, John Foster LL.D. 1952
Eisenhower, Milton S. LL.D. 1952
Freeman, Allen Weir LL.D. 1952
Graham, Evarts Ambrose LL.D. 1952
1953
Dryden, Hugh L. LL.D. 1953
Eisenhart, Luther P. LL.D. 1953
Gifford, Walter S. LL.D. 1953
Lashley, Karl S. LL.D. 1953
Soper, Morris A. LL.D. 1953
Verhoeff, Frederick LL.D. 1953
1954
Forbes, Alexander D.Sc. 1954
Smith, Winford H. LL.D. 1954
1955
Abrams, Frank W. LL.D. 1955
Aung, Htin LL.D. 1955
Crowe, Samuel J. D.Sc. 1955
Elkins, Wilson Homer LL.D. 1955
Hammarskjold, Dag LL.D. 1955
McIntosh, Millicent Carey Litt.D. 1955
1956
Kirk, Grayson LL.D. 1956
1957
Chesney, Alan M. LL.D. 1957
Evans, Herbert McLean D.Sc. 1957
Martin, William H. D.Sc. 1957
Pusey, Nathan M. LL.D. 1957
Reed, Lowell J. LL.D. 1957
Sonneborn, Tracy M. D.Sc. 1957
1958
Barton, Carlyle LL.D. 1958
Eisenhower, Dwight David LL.D. 1958
MacMillan, Harold, The Hon. LL.D. 1958
1959
Griswold, Alfred Whitney LL.D. 1959
Killian, James Rhyne, Jr. LL.D. 1959
1960
Bayne-Jones, Stanhope LL.D. 1960
Camargo, Alberto Lleras LL.D. 1960
Nason, John William LL.D. 1960
1961
Herter, Christian Archibald L.C.D. 1961
Murrow, Edward R. LL.D. 1961
1962
Candau, Marcolino Gomes LL.D. 1962
Kouwenhoven, William B. LL.D. 1962
Stratton, Julius Adams LL.D. 1962
1963
Acheson, Dean LL.D. 1963
Battaglia, Felice LL.D. 1963
Kraushaar, Otto F. LL.D. 1963
Rusk, Dean LL.D. 1963
1964
Albright, William Foxwell LL.D. 1964
Pearson, Lester B. LL.D. 1964
1965
Beadle, George LL.D. 1965
Boas, George L.H.D. 1965
Cairns, Huntington L.H.D. 1965
Cherniss, Harold F. L.H.D. 1965
Greenfield, Kent Roberts L.H.D. 1965
Hallstein, Walter LL.D. 1965
Malone, Kemp L.H.D. 1965
1966
Marshall, Thurgood, The Hon. LL.D. 1966
McCormack, James LL.D. 1966
1967
Nitze, Paul Henry LL.D. 1967
1968
Bard, Philip LL.D. 1968
Brooke, Edward W. LL.D. 1968
Herring, E. Pendleton LL.D. 1968
Shehan, Lawrence Joseph, Cardinal LL.D. 1968
1969
Bolton, Frances Payne, Mrs. LL.D. 1969
Brewster, Kingman LL.D. 1969
Broughton, Thomas Robert Shannon LL.D. 1969
Brown, Harrison Scott LL.D. 1969
Garland, Charles S., Sr. LL.D. 1969
Hartline, Haldon Keffer LL.D. 1969
Jenkins, Martin D. LL.D. 1969
Kouwenhoven, William B. M.D. 1969
Moos, Malcolm LL.D. 1969
Wolman, Abel LL.D. 1969
1970
Burden, William A. M. LL.D. 1970
Clark, Kenneth B. LL.D. 1970
Cordier, Andrew W. LL.D. 1970
Evans, George Heberton, Jr. LL.D. 1970
Jessup, Philip Caryl LL.D. 1970
Penfield, Wilder LL.D. 1970
Richter, Curt Paul LL.D. 1970
Smith, Gerard Coad LL.D. 1970
Strauss, Lewis Lichtenstein LL.D. 1970
Wharton, Clifton R., Jr. LL.D. 1970
Willier, Benjamin Harrison LL.D. 1970
1971
Gebelein, Conrad M.A. 1971
Harris, Patricia Roberts LL.D. 1971
Heard, Alexander LL.D. 1971
1972
Allen, Don Cameron LL.D. 1972
Gibson, Ralph Edward M.D. 1972
Johnson, Edgar A. J. LL.D. 1972
Reid, E. Emmet D.Sc. 1972
Walsh, Frank B. LL.D. 1972
1973
Cloos, Ernst, Dr. LL.D. 1973
Mandel, Marvin LL.D. 1973
Temkin, Owsei, Dr. LL.D. 1973
Warren, Earl, The Hon. LL.D. 1973
1974
Baker, Benjamin M. LL.D. 1974
Hernandez-Colon, Rafael LL.D. 1974
Lane, Frederic C. LL.D. 1974
Olin, John M. LL.D. 1974
Sarnoff, Robert W. LL.D. 1974
1975
Cochran, William G. LL.D. 1975
Corner, George Washington, Dr. LL.D. 1975
Sanford, Terry LL.D. 1975
Scranton, William W. LL.D. 1975
1976
Ashby, Eric, Lord LL.D. 1976
Breit, Gregory LL.D. 1976
Carnacini, Tito LL.D. 1976
Pahlavi, Ashraf, Imperial Highness LL.D. 1976
Schmidt, Helmut LL.D. 1976
Thomas, Lewis LL.D. 1976
Thomas, Vivien LL.D. 1976
1977
Johnson, Gerald W. LL.D. 1977
McElroy, William David, Dr. LL.D. 1977
Warren, Robert Penn LL.D. 1977
Wheeler, John Archibald, Dr. LL.D. 1977
1978
Evans, John Robert L.H.D. 1978
Kerr, Chester L.H.D. 1978
Langmuir, Alexander Duncan L.H.D. 1978
Levi-Strauss, Claude L.H.D. 1978
Pettijohn, Francis John L.H.D. 1978
Thomson, Virgil L.H.D. 1978
1979
Baetjer, Anna M. L.H.D. 1979
Skinner, B.F. L.H.D. 1979
Stern, Isaac L.H.D. 1979
Yalow, Rosalyn S. L.H.D. 1979
1980
Bernstein, Leonard L.H.D. 1980
Hesburgh, Theodore M., Rev. L.H.D. 1980
Hulburt, Edward Olson L.H.D. 1980
Ludwig, Daniel K. L.H.D. 1980
Stein, Jules L.H.D. 1980
1981
Anderson, Marian L.H.D. 1981
Berlin, Sir Isaiah L.H.D. 1981
Firor, Warfield M. L.H.D. 1981
Merrell, Margaret L.H.D. 1981
Murphy, Franklin D. L.H.D. 1981
Press, Frank L.H.D. 1981
Shock, Nathan Wetherill L.H.D. 1981
1982
Comissiona, Sergiu L.H.D. 1982
Dahrendorf, Rolf L.H.D. 1982
Rhodes, Frank L.H.D. 1982
Rome, Benjamin L.H.D. 1982
White, Robert M. L.H.D. 1982
1983
Baker, Russell L.H.D. 1983
Fairbank, John King L.H.D. 1983
Garner, Wendell L.H.D. 1983
Meyerhoff, Joseph L.H.D. 1983
Stellar, Eliot L.H.D. 1983
Woolf, Harry L.H.D. 1983
1984
Forbes, Malcolm L.H.D. 1984
Kerr, Malcolm H. L.H.D. 1984 (posthumously)
Merrick, Robert Graff L.H.D. 1984
Nakasone, Yasuhiro L.H.D. 1984
Ripley, S. Dillon, II L.H.D. 1984
Volcker, Paul L.H.D. 1984
1985
Hammer, Armand L.H.D. 1985
Hewlett, William R. L.H.D. 1985
Hoobler, Sibley W. L.H.D. 1985
Houseman, John L.H.D. 1985
Khadduri, Majid L.H.D. 1985
Pertini, Sandro L.H.D. 1985
(in Bologna,
Italy)
Rouse, James W. L.H.D. 1985
Schuman, William L.H.D. 1985
Walker, A. Earl L.H.D. 1985
1986
Decker, Alonzo G., Jr. L.H.D. 1986
Dorsey, Rhoda M. L.H.D. 1986
Kandel, Eric R. L.H.D. 1986
Knott, Henry J., Sr. L.H.D. 1986
Mann, William Neville L.H.D. 1986
Rukeyser, Louis R. L.H.D. 1986
1987
Bodian, David L.H.D. 1987
Corwin, Alsoph H. L.H.D. 1987
Gregorian, Vartan L.H.D. 1987
Hamburger, Ferdinand, Jr. L.H.D. 1987
Marshall, Charles Burton L.H.D. 1987
Menotti, Gian Carlo L.H.D. 1987
Schmidt, Benno C., Jr. L.H.D. 1987
Simon, Jennifer Jones L.H.D. 1987
Spadolini, Giovanni L.H.D. 1987
Stebbins, Ernest L. L.H.D. 1987
Williams, Harold M. L.H.D. 1987
1988
Boorstin, Daniel J. L.H.D. 1988
Francis, Norman C. L.H.D. 1988
Fulbright, J. William L.H.D. 1988
Nakayama, Sohei L.H.D. 1988
Roversi-Monaco, Fabio L.H.D. 1988
Sawyer, John E. L.H.D. 1988
1989
Horne, Marilyn L.H.D. 1989
Perez de Cuellar, Javier L.H.D. 1989
Sadik, Nafis L.H.D. 1989
Sculley, John L.H.D. 1989
Stern, Milton R. L.H.D. 1989
Sullivan, Louis W. L.H.D. 1989
Wenk, Edward, Jr. L.H.D. 1989
Young, Leo L.H.D. 1989
1990
Bleumle, Louis W. L.H.D. 1990
Bush, George Herbert Walker L.H.D. 1990
Cater, Douglass L.H.D. 1990
Hackerman, Willard L.H.D. 1990
Hay, Elizabeth D. L.H.D. 1990
Hood, Leroy E. L.H.D. 1990
Hubel, David H. L.H.D. 1990
Johnson, D. Mead L.H.D. 1990
Johnson, Lady Bird L.H.D. 1990
Levi, Robert H. L.H.D. 1990
Linowitz, Sol M. L.H.D. 1990
Shaw, Robert L. L.H.D. 1990
Trudeau, Garry L.H.D. 1990
Wiesel, Torsten Nils L.H.D. 1990
Wolfe, Thomas K., Jr. L.H.D. 1990
1991
Odhiambo, Thomas L.H.D. 1991
Turner, Thomas B. L.H.D. 1991
Woodward, C. Vann L.H.D. 1991
1992
Heyssel, Robert M. L.H.D. 1992
Horwitz, Abraham L.H.D. 1992
Iaccocca, Lee L.H.D. 1992
Koop, C. Everett L.H.D. 1992
Krieger, Zanvyl L.H.D. 1992
Mulroney, Brian L.H.D. 1992 (was main speaker)
Rocard, Michel L.H.D. 1992
1993
Gelb, Richard L. L.H.D. 1993
Jacobsen, Josephine L.H.D. 1993
Kaplan, Louis L. L.H.D. 1993
Levinson, Barry L.H.D. 1993
Miller, Merton H. L.H.D. 1993
Tosteson, Daniel C. L.H.D. 1993
von Weizsaecker, Richard L.H.D. 1993
1994
Albright, Madeleine L.H.D. 1994
Blount, Clarence L.H.D. 1994
Henderson, D.A. L.H.D. 1994
Pinkard, Anne M. L.H.D. 1994
Ross, Richard S. L.H.D. 1994
1995
Chung, Ju Yung L.H.D. 1995
Fazio, Antonio L.H.D. 1995
Koppel, Ted L.H.D. 1995
Leone, Lucille P., Mrs. L.H.D. 1995
Mikulski, Barbara A., The Hon. L.H.D. 1995
Mock, Alois, The. Hon. L.H.D. 1995
Richardson, William C. L.H.D. 1995
Robins, Charles H.B.A. 1995 (Presented at private ceremony.)
Sirikit, Queen (of Thailand) L.H.D. 1995
1996
Feeley, Sister Kathleen L.H.D. 1996
Hackerman, Norman L.H.D. 1996
Ogata, Sadako, Mrs. L.H.D. 1996
Wilson, William Julius L.H.D. 1996
1997
Abrams, Herbert E. L.H.D. 1997 (received June 7th at School of Medicine.)
Butterfield, Right Hon. Lord L.H.D. 1997
Cole, Johnnetta, Dr. L.H.D. 1997
Fastie, William L.H.D. 1997
Kripke, Saul, Dr. L.H.D. 1997
Maragall, Pasqual, Dr. L.H.D. 1997
Watts, Andre’ L.H.D. 1997
1998
Dole, Elizabeth Hanford L.H.D. 1998
Gwaltney, Corbin L.H.D. 1998
Koc, Rahmi M. L.H.D. 1998
Minzhang, Chen L.H.D. 1998
Schlossberg, Leon L.H.D. 1998
Shapiro, Sam L.H.D. 1998
Sussmuth, Rita L.H.D. 1998
1999
Avery, Mary Ellen, Dr. L.H.D. 1999
Clark, A. James L.H.D. 1999
Caspersen, Finn M.W. L.H.D. 1999
Shallenberger, Clyde R., Rev. L.H.D. 1999
Van Allen, James L.H.D. 1999
2000
Annan, Kofi L.H.D. 2000
Bing, Richard J. L.H.D. 2000
Glaser, Robert J. L.H.D. 2000
Griswold III, Benjamin H. L.H.D. 2000
Healy, Bernadine P. L.H.D. 2000
McKusick, Victor A. L.H.D. 2000
Meyerhoff, Harvey M. L.H.D. 2000
Muller, Steven L.H.D. 2000
2001
Karen Padgett Davis L.H.D. 2001
Alfred E. Mann L.H.D. 2001
Maclyn McCarty L.H.D. 2001
Arnall Patz L.H.D. 2001
2002
Brokaw, Tom L.H.D. 2002
Choppin, Purnell L.H.D. 2002
Crosby, Ranice L.H.D. 2002
Mundell, Robert L.H.D. 2002
Ripken, Cal L.H.D. 2002
Shusheng, Jiang L.H.D. 2002
2003
Bloomberg, Michael R. L.H.D. 2003
Bromery, Randolph W. L.H.D. 2003
Fagin, Claire M. L.H.D. 2003
Kimmel, Sidney L.H.D. 2003
Moore, Gordon E. L.H.D. 2003
2004
Cosby Jr., William H. L.H.D. 2004
Ginsburg, Ruth Bader L.H.D. 2004
Pocock, John Greville Agard L.H.D. 2004
Smith, Hamilton O. L.H.D. 2004
2005
Gore, Albert, Jr. L.H.D. 2005
Hertzberg, Arthur L.H.D. 2005
Sirindhorn, Maha Chakri, Princess of Thailand L.H.D. 2005
Witten, Edward L.H.D. 2005
2006
Alain, Marie-Claire L.H.D. 2006
Taylor, Carl L.H.D. 2006
2007
Schwarz, M. Roy L.H.D. 2007
Sheridan, R. Champlin L.H.D. 2007
2008
Bunting Jr., George L.H.D. 2008
Ennis, Ethel L.H.D. 2008
Fischell, Robert E. L.H.D. 2008
Mason, Raymond A. “Chip” L.H.D. 2008
Nye, William S. L.H.D. 2008
2009
Brody, William R. L.H.D. 2009
Goodwin Jr., William H. L.H.D. 2009
Johns, Richard J. L.H.D. 2009
Lantos, Thomas P. L.H.D. 2009 (posthumously)
Pelosi, Nancy D’Alesandro L.H.D. 2009
2010
Johns, Michael M.E. L.H.D. 2010
Mandelbrot, Benoit B. L.H.D. 2010
Nelson, Douglas W. L.H.D. 2010
Ochoa, Ellen L.H.D. 2010
Pedersen, Marilyn Ames L.H.D. 2010
Zerhouni, Elias A. L.H.D. 2010
2011
Armstrong, Michael C. L.H.D. 2011
Barth, John L.H.D. 2011
Hrabowski, Freeman L.H.D. 2011
Serwadda, David L.H.D. 2011
Simon, David L.H.D. 2011
Zakaria, Fareed L.H.D. 2011
2012
Colwell, Rita R. L.H.D. 2012
Suu Kyi, Aung San L.H.D. 2012
Lewis, Stephen H. L.H.D. 2012
Malone, John C. L.H.D. 2012
Palmisano, Samuel J. L.H.D. 2012
Sen, Amartya L.H.D 2012
2013
Brown, Eddie C. L.H.D 2013
Brown, C. Sylvia L.H.D. 2013
Mountcastle, Vernon L.H.D. 2013
Sewankambo, Nelson K. L.H.D. 2013
2014
Augustine, Norman L.H.D. 2014
Branch, Taylor L.H.D. 2014
Flaherty, Pamela L.H.D. 2014
Kaplan, Roberta L.H.D. 2014
Lazarus, Fred L.H.D. 2014
Windsor, Edith L.H.D. 2014
Wojcicki, Susan L.H.D. 2014
2015
Alsop, Marin L.H.D. 2015
Catmull, Edwin E. L.H.D. 2015
Cummings, Elijah L.H.D. 2015
Deering, Anthony L.H.D. 2015
Deering, Lynn L.H.D. 2015
Fauci, Anthony L.H.D. 2015
Fleisher, Leon L.H.D. 2015
Kirwan, William “Brit” L.H.D. 2015
2016
Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi L.H.D. 2016
Axel, Richard L.H.D. 2016
Baker, Susan P. L.H.D. 2016
Heller, Ellen Moses L.H.D. 2016
Lee, Shelton Jackson “Spike” L.H.D. 2016
Rodin, Judith L.H.D. 2016
Stiller, Shale D. L.H.D. 2016
Zabin, Laurie S. L.H.D. 2016
2017
Bruni, Frank A. L.H.D. 2017
Gutman, Amy L.H.D. 2017
Hayden, Carla L.H.D. 2017
Johnson, Katherine C. L.H.D. 2017
O’Connor, Ralph, S. L.H.D. 2017
Varmus, Harold L.H.D. 2017

Below is an alphabetical listing of the Honorary Degrees that have been awarded by the Johns Hopkins University between 1880 and May 2016.

RECIPIENT DEGREE AWARDED
Abrams, Herbert E. L.H.D. 1997 (received on June 7th at School of Medicine)
Abrams, Frank W. LL.D. 1955
Acheson, Dean LL.D. 1963
Adams, Henry Carter LL.D. 1915
Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi L.H.D. 2016
Adrian, E. D. D.Sc. 1950
Alain, Marie-Claire L.H.D. 2006
Albright, Madeleine L.H.D. 1994
Albright, William Foxwell LL.D. 1964
Alderman, Edwin Anderson LL.D. 1902
Allen, Don Cameron LL.D. 1972
Alsop, Marin L.H.D. 2015
Ames, Joseph Sweetman LL.D. 1936
Anderson, Marian L.H.D. 1981
Andrews, Charles McLean LL.D. 1939
Andrews, Justin M. LL.D. 1951
Angell, James Burrill LL.D. 1902
Annan, Kofi L.H.D. 2000
Ashby, Eric, Lord LL.D. 1976
Armstrong, Michael C. L.H.D. 2011
Augustine, Norman L.H.D. 2014
Aung, Htin LL.D. 1955
Avery, Mary Ellen, Dr. L.H.D. 1999
Axel, Richard L.H.D. 2016
Baetjer, Anna M. L.H.D. 1979
Baker, Benjamin M. LL.D. 1974
Baker, Russell L.H.D. 1983
Baker, Susan P. L.H.D. 2016
Ball, Thomas Randolph A.M. 1924
Bard, Philip LL.D. 1968
Barth, John L.H.D. 2011
Barton, Carlyle LL.D. 1958
Baruch, Bernard M. LL.D. 1933
Battaglia, Felice LL.D. 1963
Bayne-Jones, Stanhope LL.D. 1960
Beadle, George LL.D. 1965
Berlin, Sir Isaiah L.H.D. 1981
Bernstein, Leonard L.H.D. 1980
Billings, John Shaw LL.D. 1902
Bing, Richard J. L.H.D. 2000
Bleumle, Louis W. L.H.D. 1990
Bloomberg, Michael R. L.H.D. 2003
Blount, Clarence L.H.D. 1994
Boas, George L.H.D. 1965
Bodian, David L.H.D. 1987
Bolton, Frances Payne, Mrs. LL.D. 1969
Bond, Carroll Taney LL.D. 1929
Boorstin, Daniel J. L.H.D. 1988
Bowman, Isaiah LL.D. 1949
Braden, Spruille LL.D. 1939
Branch, Taylor L.H.D 2014
Breit, Gregory LL.D. 1976
Brewster, Kingman LL.D. 1969
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Clark, Kenneth B. LL.D. 1970
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Colwell, Rita R. L.H.D. 2012
Comissiona, Sergiu L.H.D. 1982
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Corner, George Washington, Dr. LL.D. 1975
Corwin, Alsoph H. L.H.D. 1987
Cosby Jr., William H. L.H.D. 2004
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Deering, Anthony L.H.D. 2015
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Dryden, Hugh L. LL.D. 1953
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Eisenhower, Dwight David LL.D. 1958
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Gelb, Richard L. L.H.D. 1993
Gibson, Ralph Edward M.D. 1972
Gifford, Walter S. LL.D. 1953
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Ginsburg, Ruth Bader L.H.D. 2004
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Gore Jr., Albert L.H.D. 2005
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Gutman, Amy LL.D. 2017
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Hammarskjold, Dag LL.D. 1955
Hammer, Armand L.H.D. 1985
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Harrison, Ross G. LL.D 1942
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Hayden, Carla LL.D. 2017
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(Note: Chen Minzhang didn’t attend in person due to a serious illness. Dean Sommer, HPH, delivered the degree to him in China.)
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