List of Members of the Order of the Companions of Honour

List of Members of the Order of the Companions of Honour

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:


*1917: Jan Smuts, Henry Gosling, The Marchioness of Lansdowne, Elizabeth Haldane, Kenneth Quinan, Sir Henry Smith, The Lord Burnham, Sir Frank Swettenham, Edward Strutt, The Lord Faringdon, The Viscount Chetwynd, Prof. William Ripper, Margaret Tennant, Violet Carruthers, William Davies, George Wardle, Alexander Wilkie
*1918: Sir John Furley, James Seddon, James Parker, Sir Alfred Keogh, Sir Herbert Perrott, Bt., Sir Frederick Treves, Bt., Sir Samuel Provis
*1919: Walter Layton, Thomas Royden
*1920: George Nicoll Barnes, Philip Kerr
*1921: John Clifford, Sir John Ellerman, Bt., The Viscount Dillon, Arthur Headlam, Sir William Nicoll
*1922: Sir Hall Caine, Winston Churchill, Sir Evan Evans, John Jowett, Sir Henry Newbolt
*1923: John Davidson
*1926: Wilson Carlile, Herbert James
*1927: Hugh Sheppard, Stanley Bruce
*1928: John Haldane
*1929: Florence Barrett, Lady Barrett, Lilian Baylis, John Carlile, Bramwell Booth
*1930: Agnes Royden, Valangiman Sankaranarayana Srinivasa Sastri, Gertrude Tuckwell, Margaret McMillan
*1931: Helena Swanwick, Jane Harriet Walker
*1932: John Buchan
*1933: Philip Clayton, John Lidgett, Annie Horniman
*1934: Thomas Ethelbert Page
*1935: William Bruce, John White
*1936: Dover Wilson, Hugh Pollock
*1937: The Viscountess Astor, Melbourn Aubrey, Gwendoline Davies, John Spender, Charles Wilson
*1938: Howell Arthur Gwynne
*1939: George Gooch, James Mallon
*1941: Albert Alexander
*1942: TThe Lord Woolton, Sir Earle Page
*1943: Joseph H. Hertz, The Lord Leathers, Ernest Hives, The Lord Snell, Essington Lewis
*1944: Richard Casey, Edmund Fellowes, Robert Hudson, Sir Henry Wood
*1945: The Earl of Selborne, Clement Attlee, Arthur Greenwood, Henry Williams, Gen. Henry Crerar, Leopold Amery, Ernest Brown, General Sir Hastings Ismay
*1946: Archibald Hill, George Gibson, Vincent Massey
*1947: James Bone, John Scott
*1948: Walter de la Mare, Howell Lewis, William Whiteley
*1949: Lord David Cecil, Arthur Deakin
*1951: Herbert Morrison
*1953: Edward Forster, Benjamin Britten, James Chuter Ede, Sir Ian Fraser, Thomas Johnston, The Lord Cherwell
*1954: John Christie, R.A. Butler
*1955: Harry Crookshank, Hugh Martin, Thomas Jones (T. J.)
*1956: The Viscount Cecil of Chelwood, Sir John Kotelawala, Arthur Waley, Gordon Craig, Prof. Arnold Toynbee
*1957: John Baillie, Sir Thomas Beecham, James Stuart, John Gregg
*1958: Gordon Craig, The Viscount Nuffield
*1959: Sir Kenneth Clark, Walter Nash
*1961: Tunku Abdul Rahman, The Earl of Limerick
*1962: Walter Matthews, Selwyn Lloyd, John Maclay, Harold Watkinson, The Lord Hailes
*1964: Henry Brooke
*1965: Prof. Patrick Blackett, Emanuel Shinwell
*1966: Lady Megan Lloyd George, James Griffiths
*1967: Sir William Bragg, Arthur Houghton, Harold Holt, Sir Arthur Bryant, Sir Harold Hartley, The Lord Reid
*1968: Patrick Gordon Walker
*1969: Sir John Barbirolli, John McEwen
*1970: Sir James Chadwick, Sir A. P. Herbert, Lee Kuan Yew, Sybil Thorndike
*1971: John Gorton
*1972: The Lord Goodman, Herbert Howells, John Piper, William McMahon
*1973: Bernard Leach, Dame Irene Ward
*1974: The Lord Hailsham of St Marylebone, The Countess of Limerick
*1975: Lord Aylestone, Arnold Smith, Jack Ashley
*1976: The Lord Elwyn-Jones, Edward Short
*1977: Malcolm Fraser, Sir John Gielgud
*1978: Michael Somare
*1979: Denis Healey
*1980: The Lord Thorneycroft, The Lord Soames
*1981: Brian Talboys, The Lord Boyle of Handsworth, Frederick Sanger
*1982: Prof. Sir Karl Popper
*1983: The Lord Carrington, Lucian Freud
*1984: Prof. F. A. Hayek, Sir (James) Steven Runciman, Sir Sacheverell Sitwell, Bt., Pierre Trudeau
*1986: Sir Keith Joseph
*1987: Sydney Brenner, John Summerson, Dadie Rylands, Sir Peter Scott, Norman Tebbit
*1988: Anthony Powell
*1989: Prof. Stephen Hawking
*1990: David Lange
*1992: Kenneth Baker, Peter Brooke, Thomas King, Dr. Joseph Needham
*1993: Sir Victor Pritchett, Charles Sisson, Dr. Elsie Widdowson
*1994: David Astor, Sir Alec Guinness, (R_V_Jones)Reginald Victor (R.V.) Jones,Lord Owen, Sir John Smith,
*1995: Sir Denys Lasdun, Sir Nevill Mott
*1996: Sir David Attenborough, Sir Richard Doll, Douglas Hurd, Derek Worlock
*1997: Michael Heseltine, David Hockney
*1998: Dr. Eric Hobsbawm, John Major, Christopher Patten, Bridget Riley
*1999: Gen. John de Chastelain
*2000: Doris Lessing, Chad Varah, Dr. Amartya Sen
*2001: Sir Harrison Birtwistle, Sir Colin Davis, Paul Scofield
*2002: Sir Michael Howard, Harold Pinter, Bernard Haitink
*2003: The Lord Hannay of Chiswick, Sir Howard Hodgkin, Dr. James Lovelock, Sir Charles Mackerras, Sir Denis Mahon, Prof. Dan McKenzie
*2005: Dame Judi Dench
*2006: Prof. Anthony Pawson
*2007: Sir Ian McKellen
*2008: The Lord Rogers of Riverside


* [ The London Gazette]

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