Gray, Hanna Holborn
Born: 1930 AD
Currently alive, at 85 years of age.
1930 - Hanna Holborn Gray,is a historian of political thought in the Renaissance and Reformation, and an emerita professor at the University of Chicago.
1954 - She met and married Charles Montgomery Gray, while both were graduate students at Harvard University.
1957 - Earned a Ph.D. from Harvard.
1959 - At Harvard she taught there, becoming an assistant professor.
1964 - She moved to Chicago when her husband obtained a position at the University of Chicago and she herself obtained a position there, becoming a tenured faculty member.
1972 - She was named Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Northwestern University.
1974 - Became professor of history at, and Provost of, Yale University.
- She was acting President of Yale University for fourteen months.
1978 - 1993 - She then returned to the University of Chicago serving as president.
1993 - She retired in June, but remains Harry Pratt Judson Distinguished Service Professor Emerita and continues to offer advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in history.
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