Past Presidents

Our Past Presidents and Honorary Presidents. Copies of past Presidential Addresses are available on our Presidential Address page.

Presidents

John Pullinger, CB

Professor Valerie Isham

Professor D J Hand, FBA (later OBE)

Professor B Silverman, FRS

Professor D J Hand, FBA (later OBE)

Professor T Holt, CB

Professor A P Grieve

Professor P J Green, FRS

Professor D Lievesley

Professor R N Curnow

Professor A F M Smith, FRS (now Sir Adrian Smith, FRS)

Professor D J Bartholomew, FBA

Professor T M F Smith

Professor P G Moore

Sir John Kingman, FRS

Professor J Durbin

John A Nelder, FRS

Walter F Bodmer, FRS (now Sir Walter Bodmer)

Professor P Armitage, CBE

Professor D R Cox, FRS (now Sir David Cox, FRS, FBA (Hon) FRSE)

Sir Claus Moser, KCB, CBE, FBA (now Lord Moser)

Henry Philip Wynn

Stella V Cunliffe

Professor H E Daniels, (later FRS)

Professor D J Finney, FRS

The Rt Hon Harold Wilson, OBE, FRS (later Lord Wilson)

Professor G A Barnard

Bernard Benjamin

Professor Sir Roy Allen, CBE

Francis Arthur Cockfield (later Lord Cockfield)

Frank Yates, CBE, FRS

Professor M S Bartlett, FRS

Leonard Henry Caleb Tippett

Stanley Paul Chambers, CB, CIE (later Sir Paul Chambers)

Joseph Oscar Irwin

Professor M G Kendall (later Sir Maurice Kendall)

Sir Hugh Beaver, KBE

H Campion, CB, CBE (later Sir Harry Campion)

Professor E S Pearson, CBE

The Lord Piercy of Burford, CBE

Professor Sir Ronald Fisher, FRS

Professor A Bradford Hill, CBE (later Sir Austin Bradford Hill, CBE, FRS)

Sir Geoffery Heyworth (later Lord Heyworth)

David Heron

The Rt Hon The Lord Woolton, PC, CH (later Earl of Woolton)

Charles Ernest Snow, CBE

Sir William Beveridge, KCB, FBA (later Lord Beveridge)

Hector Leak

Henry William Macrosty, OBE

Professor A L Bowley, CBE, FBA (later Sir Arthur Bowley)

The Rt Hon The Lord Kennet of the Dene, PC, GBE, DSO, DSC

Professor Major Greenwood, FRS

The Rt Hon The Lord Meston of Agra and Dunottar, KCSI

Sir Josiah C Stamp, GBE, FBA (later Lord Stamp)

A W Flux, CB (later Sir Alfred Flux)

The Rt Hon The Viscount Di’Abernon, GCB, GCMG

George Udny Yule, CBE, FRS

The Rt Hon The Lord Emmott, GCMG, GBE

Sir R Henry Rew, KCB

The Rt Hon Sir Herbert Samuel, GCB, GBE (later Viscount Samuel)

Sir Bernard Mallet, KCB

The Rt Hon The Lord George Hamilton, GCSI

The Rt Hon The Lord Welbey, GCB

Professor F Y Edgeworth, FBA

The Rt Hon The Lord George Hamilton, GCSI

Sir Jervoise Athelstane Baines, CSI

The Rt Hon Sir Charles W Dilke, Bart, MP

Sir Richard Biddulph Martin, Bart

The Rt Hon The Earl of Onslow, GCMG

Sir Francis Sharp Powell, Bart, MP

Major Patrick George Craigie, CB

The Rt Hon The Lord Avebury, FRS

The Rt Hon Sir Henry H Fowler, GCSI, MP (later Viscount Wolverhampton)

The Rt Hon Leonard H Courtney, MP (later Lord Courtney)

Sir Alfred Edmund Bateman, KCMG

John Biddulph Martin

The Rt Hon The Lord Farrer

The Rt Hon Charles Booth

Frederic J Mouat

T Graham Balfour, FRS

The Rt Hon George J Goschen, MP, FRS (later Viscount Goschen)

Sir Rawson W Rawson, KCMG, CB

Sir Robert Giffen, KCB, FRS

The Rt Hon Sir James Caird, KCB, FRS

Thomas Brassey, MP (later Lord Brassey)

George J Shaw Lefevre, MP (later Lord Eversley)

James Heywood, FRS

William A Guy, FRS

William Farr, CB, FRS

William Newmarch, FRS

The Rt Hon W E Gladstone, MP

The Rt Hon The Lord Houghton, FRS

Colonel W H Sykes, MP, FRS

The Rt Hon Sir John S Pakington, Bart, MP, GCB (later Lord Hampton)

The Rt Hon The Lord John Russell, MP, FRS (later Earl Russell)

The Rt Hon The Lord Stanley, MP (later Earl of Derby)

The Rt Hon The Earl of Harrowby, KG

The Rt Hon The Earl Fitzwilliam, KG, FRS

The Rt Hon The Lord Overstone

The Rt Hon The Earl of Harrowby, KG

The Rt Hon The Earl Fitzwilliam, FRS

The Rt Hon The Lord Monteagle

The Rt Hon The Viscount Ashley, MP (later Earl of Shaftesbury)

The Most Noble The Marquis of Lansdowne, KG, FRS

The Rt Hon The Viscount Sandon, MP (later Earl of Harrowby)

The Rt Hon The Earl Fitzwilliam, FRS

Sir Charles Lemon, Bart, MP, FRS

The Most Noble The Marquis of Lansdowne, KG, FRS

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Honorary Presidents

HRH Edward Prince of Wales, KG 1921-36
HRH George Prince of Wales, KG 1902-10
HRH Albert Edward Prince of Wales, KG   1872-1901