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Please choose a letter pertaining to the surname of the honorary graduate:

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*The names of persons known to be deceased are printed in italics.

A


Dr Clive Aber 2011 DSc
Professor Russel Lincoln Ackoff 2007 DSc(Econ)
The Right Honourable Lord Adrian OM, MA, MD, FRCP, DSc, LLD, FRS 1955 DSc
Colonel Rupert Alexander Alec-Smith TD, FSA 1979 DLitt
Assem Allam 2011 DUniv
Eric Anderson MA, BLitt, DLitt, FRSE 1994 DLitt
Dame Kitty Anderson DBE, BA, PhD1967 LLD
Ken Annakin OBE 2002 DLitt
Michael Apted 2007 DLitt
Bernard Armitage 1963 MA
Sir Bryan Askew MA 1992 LLD
Professor James Atkinson 1997 DD
The Right Honourable Earl Attlee KG, PC, OM, CH, DCL, LLD, FRS 1958 LLD
Alan Ayckbourn DLitt 1981 DLitt

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B


Professor Anthony John Badger PhD 1999 DLitt
Dame Janet Abbott Baker DBE, DMus, DUniv 1976 DMus
Frederick Thomas Baker OBE, MA 1983 MA
Sir Robert Balchin 2006 DLitt
James Arthur Baldwin DLitt 1976 DLitt
Helen Bamber OBE, 2011 DUniv
Peter John Banks MD, FRCP 1974 DSc
John Martin Bannister MBE 2002 DUniv
Dr Robert Colin Armstrong Bannister BSc PhD 2015 DSc
Peter Barker CBE, CBIM, FIIM, FinstD, FCIM 1992 DSc(Econ)
Professor Andrew David Barclay BSc(Hons), MSc, FFSSoc 2010 DSc
Nick Barmby 2010 DUniv
Peter Barnes BSc(Econ), CA, ICDD, 2012 DSc(Econ)
The Reverend Professor Charles Kingsley Barrett MA, DD, FBA 1970 DD
Iann Marchant Barron MA, FBCS, DSc 1989 DSc
Dame Josephine (Clare) Barstow BA, DBE, CBE 2000 DMus
Emeritus Professor Maurice Stevenson Bartlett MA, DSc 1976 DSc
Frederick Charles Bawden MA, FRS 1964 DSc
Professor William Threipland Baxter BCom 1977 DSc(Econ)
Mary Noel Baxter 1983 MA
Richard Bean BSc 2015 DLitt
Professor Hilary Beckles 2004 DLitt
Francois Bedarida CBE 1991 DLitt
Antonia Bell 1989 MA
Professor Susan Jocelyn Bell Burnell CBE DBE BSc PhD 2015 DSc
Joyce Margaret Bellamy BCom, PhD 1994 DSc(Econ)
Katherine Bellingham BA, MSc, DTech(Hon) , DSc(Hon), DSc(Hon) 2014 DSc
Jane Bennett-Powell 2005 DUniv
Emeritus Professor Alan Douglas Benson Clarke CBE, PhD, FBPsS 1986 DSc
Professor Maurice Warwick Beresford MA, DLitt 1986 DLitt
Professor Sir Isaiah Berlin CBE, MA, FBA 1965 DLitt
Professor Mohamed Omer Beshir BLitt 1978 LLD
Sir John Betjeman CBE, CLit, LLD, DLitt, ARIBA 1973 DLitt
Professor Hugh Keith Bevan JP, LLM 1990 LLD
Professor Datuk Dr Zainal Bin Kling DMSM, PhD, MA 1998 LLD
The Right Honourable Lord Birkett PC, MA, LLD 1958 LLD
Sir Harrison Birtwistle CH, 2003 DMus
Dr William Lilley Black OBE 1986 LLD
John Robert Blackburne MB, BS, FRCS 1974 DSc
Professor Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett CH, MA, LLD, DSc, PRS 1966 DSc
The Most Reverend His Grace The Lord Archbishop of York Stuart Yarworth Blanch MA, LLD 1977 DD
Neal Blewett DPhil, FRHistS 1999 DLitt
Sir Walter Fred Bodmer BA, MA, PhD, FRS, FRCPath 1990 DSc
Dr Angel Borja PhD 2015 DSc
Sir Gordon Johnson Borrie LLB, LLM, LLD, QC 1991 LLD
Sir Leszek Borysiewicz PhD FRCP FMedSci 2008 DSc
Sir Cecil Maurice Bowra MA, DLitt, LLD, FBA 1959 DLitt
Professor Malcolm Stanley Bradbury BA, MA, PhD, CBE, FRSL 1994 DLitt
John Bradshaw MA 1993 DLitt
Professor Fernand Braudel Dès L, Officier de la Légion d'Honneur 1974 DLitt
Professor Raymond Laurence Brett BA, BLitt 1983 DLitt
Kingman Brewster AB, LLD, LHD 1979 LLD
Jack Brignall 2009 DUniv
The Rt Honourable Sir Leon Brittan MA, QC, PC 1990 LLD
Edward Benjamin Britten OM, CH, MusDoc, MusD, DMus 1962 DMus
Commodore Neil Brown RN ADC, LLB(Hons), Barrister-at-Law, 2013 LLD
Lord Browne of Madingley FREng, 2002 DSc
Bill Bryson 2005 DLitt
Reverend Stuart John Burgess BD, MEd, MTheol 2001 DD
Peter John Burnett Carter 1987 MMus
Philippa Burrell 1999 DLitt
Clare Burstall FBPsS 1988 DSc
Professor Herbert Butterfield MA, LLD, DLitt, DLit, LittD 1963 DLitt
John Buttrick 2005 DUniv

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C


Donald Campbell MA 1986 MSc
Professor Jo Carby-Hall Knights' Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland, Officers' Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland, Commanders' Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland OBE RD MA LLB PhD DLitt Advocate 2009 LLD
Ian Gillett Carmichael 1987 DLitt
Janet Carpenter MA 1972 MA
Sir David Craig Carter MD, FRCSEd, FRSE 2010 DSc
Dame Mary Lucy Cartwright DBE, MA, DPhil, ScD, DSc, LLD, FRS 1959 DSc
Shami Chakrabati CBE, 2007 LLD 
Professor Norman Bellamy Chapman MA, PhD, CChem, FRSC 1984 DSc
Sir John Charnley CBE, MB, ChB, MD, DSc, FRCS, FACS, FRS 1980 DSc
Andrew Chen 2007 DUniv
David Vincent Wikin Chew OBE, MMus, AGSM, 2012 DMus
Sir Anthony Clarke 2009 LLD
Professor Sir Cyril Clarke KBE, MD, ScD, PRCP, FRCOG, FRSA, FRS 1977 DSc
Sir George Norman Clarke MA, DLitt, LLD, LittD 1955 DLitt
Professor Sir Alister Clavering Hardy MA, DSc,LLD, FRS 1963 DSc
Sir Anthony Cleaver MA, FBCS, HonLLD, HonDSc, HonFCIM, HonFCIPS 2002 DSc
Michael Clegg 1993 DSc
Sir James Arnold Stacey Cleminson MC 1985 LLD
Sir Cecil Montacute Clothier KCB, QC, BCL, MA 1982 LLD
Sebastian Newbold Coe BSc 1988 DSc
The Most Reverend Lord Coggan PC, MA, DD 1963 DD
The Right Honourable Lord Cohen of Birkenhead CH, MD, DSc, LLD, FRCP, FRCPI, FRCPS, FACP, FDSRCS, FFARCS, FRIC, FFR, FBPsS, FSA, JP 1966 LLD
Professor Linda Colley CBE, PhD, MA, BA, FBA, 2012 DLitt
Pierluigi Collina 2004, DSc
The Reverend Nigel Collinson BA 1998 DD
Sir Michael Jeremiah Colman 1993 LLD
Professor Simon Conway Morris FRS Fellow of St John's College, Cambridge 2008 DSc
Frank Patrick Cook 1986 LLD
George Venables Cooke CBS 1991 LLD
Maureen Cookson 1998 MA
Major General Patrick Cordingley DSo, FRGS 2007 DSc
The Lord Cormack 2011 DLitt
Revd Ronald Geoffrey Corp MA, DMus(hon), DTheo 2014 DMus
Professor Charles Alfred Coulson MA, PhD, DSc, ScD, DTech, DLitt, FRS, FIP 1972 DSc
Keith Coupland BSc, MRSC 1998 DSc
Thomas Daniel (Tom) Courtenay 1999 DLitt
Vivienne Cox MA (Oxon) MBA 2009 DSc
Eva Crackles BSc, MSc 1991 DSc
Professor Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin OM, MA, PhD, DSc, FRS 1966 DSc
Professor Paul Crutzen 2002 DSc

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D


Baroness Frances D'Souza CMG 2016 LLD
Sir William Leonard Dale KCMG, LLB 1978 LLD
Professor Henry Clifford Darby OBE, MA, PhD, LittD, DLitt 1975 DLitt
David Jeremy Darroch 2010 DSc(Econ)
Peter Gordon Davey MA, MIEE, MBCS 1987 DSc
Sir Peter Maxwell Davies CBE 2001 DMus
Professor Edwin Alfred Dawes BSc, PhD, DSc, CBiol, FIBiol, CChem, FRSC 1992 DSc
Professor Richard Dawkins FRS 2001 DSc
Cecil Day-Lewis CBE, MA, DLitt, CLit, FRSL, FRSA 1970 DLitt
Cornelius Willem De Kiewiet MA, PhD, LLD, LHD 1958 LLD
Sir Evelyn de Rothschild Kt 1994 DSc(Econ)
Sir William Deakin DSO, MA 1994 DLitt
Sir Ronald Ernest Dearing CB 1986 DSc(Econ)
Professor Emeritus Dr Erik De Clercq 2011 DSc
Dame Judith Olivia Dench DBE 2001 DLitt
Emeritus Professor Stanley Raymond Dennison CBE, MA 1979 LLD
Dr Keith Devlin FAAAS 2010 DSc
Alistair Jowitt Dewhirst CBE 1990 DSc
Professor Arthur Geoffrey Dickens CMG, MA, DLit, FBA, FRHistS 1977 DLitt
Martin Dickinson JP, BSc, BA(Ed) 1993 LLD
Professor Sir Liam Donaldson 2006 DSc
Professor David Vernon Donnison MA, DLitt 1980 LLD
Judith Donovan CBE BA CCMI FCAM FCIM FIoD FRSA FIDM 2009 DLitt
Jane Gillespie Dow MA 1971 MA
Brian Westerdale Downs MA 1956 DLitt
Patrick Joseph Doyle MA 1992 LLD
Margaret Drabble CBE 1992 DLitt
Robert Forrester Drewery DPA, FLA 1968 MA
Professor David J Drewry BSc, PhD, DSc(Hon), FRGS, CCMI 2010 DSc
Carol Ann Duffy CBE, 2002 DLitt
Professor Eamon Duffy 2004 DD
Sir Kingsley Charles Dunham PhD, SD, ScD, FRS, FRSE, FGS 1978 DSc
Professor Douglas Eaglesham Dunn BA, LLD, FRSL 1995 DLitt

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E


Malcolm Easton MA 1992 DLitt
Robert Geoffrey Edwards PhD, DSc 1983 DSc
Michael Edwards CEng, FRAeS 1993 DSc
Professor Manfred Eigen DrPhil, DSc 1976 DSc
The Honourable Judge Taslim Olawale Elias QC, PhD, LLD, DLitt 1980 LLD
John Anthony Elmore BEng, MSc, FIEE, CEng, EurIng, FRSA 1999 DSc
Sir Terence Alexander Hawthorne English KBE, FRCS, FRCP 1996 DSc
Kenneth Essex Crosby 1984 DSc
Dame Elizabeth Esteve-Coll BA, DBE 1998 DLitt
Dame Edith Mary Evans DBE, DLitt, LittD 1968 DLitt
Christopher Thomas Evans OBE 1995 DSc
Professor Barry Everitt FRS FMedSci 2009 DSc

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