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Former Drum Major Honorees

 

 

2014 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Hon. Nelson Mandela


2013 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Queen Mother Fattah

Kathleen Walsh

Lezlie Hiner/Work to Ride Program


2012 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Sheryl Lee Ralph

Daniel J. Hilferty

Hon. Renee Cardwell-Hughes

Dr. Warren Smith (posthumously) and Rosa Lee Smith

 

2011 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Michael A. Rashid

James Bain

Hon. Ethel Barnett

Jerry L. Johnson

Peter Neufield, Esq.


2010 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Hon. Colleen Alexander

James Bain

Hon. Ethel Barnett

Jerry L. Johnson

Peter Neufeld, Esq.

 

2009 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Thelma Arnold Smith

Hon. Lynn Toler

Audrey Thornton-Johnson

 

2008 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Jeff Brown

Xernona Clayton

Richard “Sonny” Driver

J. Whyatt Mondesire

Intermezzo Choir

 

2007 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Blanche Burton Lyles

William J. Shaw, Presiden

Bishop Richard Franklin Norris

 

2006 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Hon. Arlen Specter

Rev. Thomas J. Ritter

James Farmer

Rev. Robert Shine

Lisa Thomas-Laury

 

2005 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Mrs. Bertha Brown

Carl Greene

Trudy Haynes

Bilal Qayyum

Hon. LeAnna Washington

 

2004 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

His Emminence Anthony Cardinal Bevilacqua

Lois Fernandez, ODUNDE Founder

William H. Gray, III

Dr. Edward W. Robinson

Cicely Tyson

 

2003 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Mr. George Gallup, Jr.

Hon. Chaka Fattah

W. Clinton Pettus, Cheyney University President

Judith Rodin, Ph.D

Ossie Davis

Sister Sledge

 

2002 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Ambassador  Andrew Young

G. Carol Johnson

Rev. Father Thomas W.S. Logan

Hon. Gwendolyn Faison

Dr. Donald Paul Wilson

Pastor Wintley Phipps

 


 

 


 

2001 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Hon. John F. Street

Donald “Ducky Birts

Dr. Sonia Sanchez

Community College of Philadelphia

Samuel London Evans

 

2000 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Dick Gregory

Rev. Dr. Sarah Potter Smith

Mother Bethel AME Church

The Philadelphia Tribune

 

1999 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Raymond W. Smith

Eugene and Dr. Karin Bivens

Jean C. W. Smith

Dr. Walter P. Lomax, Jr.

Father Paul M. Washington

 

1998 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Donn G. Scott

Veronica Joyner

Phile Chionesu and Asia Cooney

Valerie Ambroise

 

1997 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

George Woods

William & Liller Green

Celeste Harrington Tate

 

1996 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Hon. Colin L. Powell

Hon. David P. Richardson (Posthumously)

Leona Smith

Judge Doris A. Smith

Gerald McEntee

 

1995 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Judge Harvey Schmidt

Dr. Niara Sudarkasa

Ann Marquess Garrott

Strawbridge and Clothier

 

1994 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Ann Marquess Garrott

Strawbridge & Clothier

Rev. Robert Johnson-Smith

Dr. Joyce Elders

 

1993 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Bernice Pree

John C. Haas

Rev. Henry Wells

Myrlie Evers

 

1992 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Melba Moore

Corestates Financial Corporation

Martin Luther King, III

 

1991 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Hon. Onah C. Weldon

Joseph Fisher

Norman Braman

 

1990 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Waverly Easley

Judge Juanita Kidd Stout

Dr. Geraldine R. Segal

James Farmer

 

1989 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Dr. Bernard C. Watson

Dr. Ruth Hayre

Dr. Benjamin A. Hooks

 

1988 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Hon. Roxanne Jones

Daisy L. Bates

 

1987 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Rev. Leon Sullivan

Honorable C. DeLores Tucker

 

1986 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Bishop Desmond Tutu

 

1985 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Rev. Thomas J. Ritter

Mr. Harold J. Soregenti

Ms. Rosa Parks

 

1984 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Mr. Henry Nicholas

Bernard G. Segal, Esq.

Rev. Repsie Warren

 

1983 DRUM MAJOR HONOREES

Dr. Edward L. Clark

SmithKline-Beecham