Hall of Distinguished Berkeleyans Alumnus of the Year Awards

1943 -- James H. Doolittle '22
1944 -- Dr. Joseph Erlanger 1895
1945 -- Earl Warren 12, J.D. '14
1946 -- Robert Gordon Sproul '13
1947 -- Dr. Monroe E. Deutsch '02
1948 -- Glenn Seaborg, Ph.D. '37
1949 -- James D. Zellerbach '13
1950 -- Dr. Kenneth Pitzer, Ph.D. '37
1951 -- Stephen Bechtel '23
1952 -- Horace M. Albright '12
1953 -- General William F. Dean '22
1954 -- Dr. Lillian Moller Gilbreth '00
1955 -- Walter A. Gordon '18
1956 -- William F. Knowland '29
1957 -- Herman Phleger '12
1958 -- James B. Black '12
1959 -- H. Rowan Gaither, Jr. '30
1960 -- John A. McCone '22
1961 -- Robert S. McNamara '37
1962 -- G. Frederick Reinhardt '33
1963 -- Willard Frank Libby '31
1964 -- Ralph L. Edwards '35
1965 -- John W. Gardner, Ph.D. '38
1966 -- Stanley N. Barnes '22
1967 -- Rudolph A. Peterson '25
1968 -- Edgar F. Kaiser '30
1969 -- Emil M. Mrak '26
1970 -- Walter A. Haas, Sr. '10
1971 -- Irving Stone '23
1972 -- Newton B. Drury '12
1973 -- Roger J. Traynor '23
1974 -- John S. Najarian '49
1975 -- Frederick C. Weyand '39
1976 -- Donald H. McLaughlin '14
1977 -- Daniel E. Koshland '13
1978 -- W. Michael Blumenthal '51
1979 -- Eugene E. Trefethen, Jr. '30
1980 -- Joan Didion '56
1981 -- Clark Kerr, Ph.D. '39
1982 -- Philip C. Habib, Ph.D. '52
1983 -- Walter A. Haas, Jr. '37
1984 -- Michael N. Chetkovich '39
1985 -- John Kenneth Galbraith, M.S. 32, Ph.D. '34
1986 -- Kenneth A. Kragen '58
1987 -- Yuan T. Lee, Ph.D. '65
1988 -- David Pierpont Gardner, M.A. 59, Ph.D. '66
1989 -- Robert D. Raven, L.L.D. '52
1990 -- Mimi Silbert, M.A. '65, D.Crim. '68
1991 -- Daniel E. Koshland, Jr. '41
1992 -- Allen Broussard '50, J.D. '53
1993 -- Walter E. Hoadley '38, M.A. 4, Ph.D. '46
1994 -- Tung-Yen Lin, M.S. '33
1995 -- Marian Diamond '48, M.A. '49, Ph.D. '53
1996 -- Peter E. Haas '40
1997 -- Gordon Moore ' 50
1998 -- Adrian Kragen '36
1999 -- Alice Waters '67
2000 -- Maxine Hong Kingston '62, C. Ed '65
2001 -- Norman Mineta '53
2002 -- William T. Bagley '49, Boalt '52
2003 -- Warren Hellman '55
2004 -- Lee Brown M.S. '68, Ph.D. '70
2005 -- skipped due to awarding changes
2006 -- Karl Pister '45, M.S. '48
2007 -- Donald G. Fisher '50


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