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Past Honorary Members

Honorary Membership was limited to 10 from 1890-1900, and to 15 from 1901 onwards.

 

There are 99 past honorary members.

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Name Nation(s) Start Endsort icon
Ryle, Sir Martin United Kingdom 1973 1983
Bok, Dr. Bart J. Australia 1961 1982
Plaskett, Prof. Harry H. Canada/United Kingdom 1961 1979
Clemence, Dr. Gerald M. USA 1964 1974
van Biesbroeck, Dr. Georges-Achille Belgium/USA 1962 1974
Bowen, Dr. Ira S. USA 1956 1973
Joy, Dr. Alfred H. USA 1961 1973
Shapley, Dr. Harlow USA 1947 1972
Hertzsprung, Prof. Ejnar Denmark 1946 1967
Stebbins, Dr. Joel USA 1958 1966