Complete List of Recipients (1945-Present)

Name Degree or honor Date conferredsort descending
Georgia O'Keefe L.H.D. 06/01/1971
Matthew Meselson Sc.D. 06/01/1971
Brooke Astor LL.D. 06/01/1971
Paul Charles Zamecnick Sc.D. 06/01/1971
Gabriel Garcia-Marquez Litt.D. 06/01/1971
Mina Splegel Rees LL.D. 06/01/1971
Ernest Nagel Litt.D. 06/01/1971
J. George Harrar LL.D. 06/01/1971
Claude Levi-Strauss L.H.D. 06/01/1971
Simeon Olasebikan Adebo LL.D. 06/01/1971
Russell Errol Train LL.D. 06/01/1971
H. Houston Merritt Sc.D. 06/01/1971
Whitney Moore Young, posthumous LL.D. 06/01/1971
John George Kemeny LL.D. 06/01/1971
Aaron Copland L.H.D. 06/01/1971
Edvard Isak Hambro LL.D. 10/22/1971
Harold Dwight Lasswell LL.D. 10/22/1971
Leland Matthew Goodrich LL.D. 10/22/1971
Philip C. Jessup LL.D. 10/22/1971
Joseph Rudulph Grimes LL.D. 10/22/1971
Frank Altschul L.H.D. 10/22/1971
Eugene T. Rossides University Medal for Excellence 01/01/1972
Jack Tworkov L.H.D. 06/06/1972
Alfred Hitchcock L.H.D. 06/06/1972
A. Phillip Randoph LL.D. 06/06/1972
Dale R. Corson LL.D. 06/06/1972
Walter B. Wriston LL.D. 06/06/1972
Jerome H. Holland LL.D. 06/06/1972
Louis M. Hacker L.H.D. 06/06/1972
Edith A. Lehman LL.D. 06/06/1972
Harrison R. Steeves L.H.D. 06/06/1972
Helen Hall LL.D. 06/06/1972
J. Edward Lumbard, Jr. LL.D. 06/06/1972
Marina von Neumann Whitman University Medal for Excellence 01/01/1973
Leon N. Cooper Sc.D. 03/20/1973
Kenneth J. Arrow Sc.D. 03/20/1973
William Stein Sc.D. 03/20/1973
Bruce Catton Litt.D. 05/15/1973
Michael Heidelberger Sc.D. 05/15/1973
Paul A. Smith Sc.D. 05/16/1973
Marion E. Kenworthy Sc.D. 05/16/1973
Frank Stanton LL.D. 05/16/1973
E. K. Ellington (Duke) Mus.D. 05/16/1973
Elisabeth L. Moore LL.D. 05/16/1973
George Balanchine L.H.D. 05/16/1973
Henry J. Friendly LL.D. 05/16/1973
Arthur Rubinstein Mus.D. 05/16/1973
Jacob Neusner University Medal for Excellence 01/01/1974
Louis I. Kahn, posthumous L.H.D. 05/15/1974
Seymour Benzer Sc.D. 05/15/1974
Paul O. Kristeller L.H.D. 05/15/1974
Martin Schwartzschild Sc.D. 05/15/1974
Frederick Burkhardt LL.D. 05/15/1974
Arnaldo Momigliano L.H.D. 05/15/1974
Katharine Graham LL.D. 05/15/1974
Henry S. Moore L.H.D. 05/15/1974
Malcolm Wilson LL.D. 05/15/1974
Lawerence A. Wein LL.D. 05/16/1974
Philip A. Lacovara University Medal for Excellence 01/01/1975
Dennis Gabor Sc.D. 05/14/1975
William S. Paley LL.D. 05/14/1975
Kobo Abe L.H.D. 05/14/1975
Samuel I. Rosenman LL.D. 05/14/1975
Lawrence A. Cremin Litt.D. 05/14/1975
Millard Meiss Litt.D. 05/14/1975
Meyer Schapiro Litt.D. 05/14/1975
Carl Djerassi Sc.D. 05/14/1975
Takeo Miki LL.D. 08/08/1975
Edgar Haber University Medal for Excellence 01/01/1976
Franklin A. Thomas University Medal for Excellence 01/01/1976
Chaoying Fang Litt.D. 02/26/1976
Lienche Tu Fang Litt.D. 02/26/1976
J. A. Mattfeld L.H.D. 05/12/1976
Erwin Chargaff Sc.D. 05/12/1976
Lillian Hellman Litt.D. 05/12/1976
Richard B. Morris Litt.D. 05/12/1976
Edward H. Levi LL.D. 05/12/1976
Walter Gellhorn LL.D. 05/12/1976
Hugh Carey LL.D. 05/12/1976
Gregor Piatigorsky Mus.D. 05/12/1976
Roman Jakobson Litt.D. 05/12/1976
Lord O. B. E. Widgery, T.D. LL.D. 08/04/1976
Lord Denning LL.D. 08/04/1976
Warren E. Burger LL.D. 08/04/1976
C. H. Elwyn-Jones LL.D. 08/04/1976
Charles A. Ragan, Jr. Sc.D. 10/06/1976
Harold H. Helm LL.D. 10/06/1976
Jacob K. Javits LL.D. 11/18/1976
Maclyn McCarty Sc.D. 11/18/1976
Benno C. Schmidt LL.D. 11/18/1976
Mary Woodward Lasker LL.D. 11/18/1976
Jacob Furth Sc.D. 11/18/1976
Peter B. Kenen University Medal for Excellence 01/01/1977
Helen Suzman LL.D. 05/18/1977
Percy T. Phillips Sc.D. 05/18/1977
Murrary Gell-Mann Sc.D. 05/18/1977
Louise Nevelson L.H.D. 05/18/1977
Owen Chadwick Litt.D. 05/18/1977
Laurence Sickman L.H.D. 05/18/1977
Julius Held Litt.D. 05/18/1977

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