1944 – Born on the 19th of January in Waterbury, Connecticut.
1972 – Thom Mayne, with Michael Rotondi, founded Morphosis to develop an architecture that would eschew the normal bounds of traditional forms.
1987 – Rome Prize Fellowship, American Academy in Rome, Italy.
1988 – Elliot Noyes Chair, Harvard University Graduate School of Design.
1991 – Eliel Saarinen Chair, Yale School of Architecture, Yale University.
1992 – Member Elect, American Academy of Design.
– Brunner Prize or Award in Architecture, American Academy of Arts and Letters.
1995 – Alumni of the Year, University of Southern California.
2000 – Los Angeles Gold Medal, American Institute of Architects .
2005 – Pritzker Prize.
2001 – Chrysler Design Award of Excellence.
2007 – Top Ten Green Project Award, American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment.