VoyForums
[ Show ]
Support VoyForums
[ Shrink ]
VoyForums Announcement: Programming and providing support for this service has been a labor of love since 1997. We are one of the few services online who values our users' privacy, and have never sold your information. We have even fought hard to defend your privacy in legal cases; however, we've done it with almost no financial support -- paying out of pocket to continue providing the service. Due to the issues imposed on us by advertisers, we also stopped hosting most ads on the forums many years ago. We hope you appreciate our efforts.

Show your support by donating any amount. (Note: We are still technically a for-profit company, so your contribution is not tax-deductible.) PayPal Acct: Feedback:

Donate to VoyForums (PayPal):

Login ] [ Contact Forum Admin ] [ Main index ] [ Post a new message ] [ Search | Check update time | Archives: 12345678910 ]
Subject: Well, firstly let's see who's already been honored since its start, and come up with OUR lists of the omitted. ...


Author:
List
[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]
Date Posted: Friday, July 19, 07:24:31am
In reply to: Remember, they have to be alive 's message, "Since the same whiners come out every year to gripe about the selections, give us your would-be winners" on Friday, July 19, 07:00:48am

1970s ...
=1978 – Marian Anderson, Fred Astaire, George Balanchine, Richard Rodgers, and Arthur Rubinstein

=1979 – Aaron Copland, Ella Fitzgerald, Henry Fonda, Martha Graham, and Tennessee Williams

1980s …
=1980 – Leonard Bernstein, James Cagney, Agnes de Mille, Lynn Fontanne, and Leontyne Price

=1981 – Count Basie, Cary Grant, Helen Hayes, Jerome Robbins, and Rudolf Serkin

=1982 – George Abbott, Lillian Gish, Benny Goodman, Gene Kelly, and Eugene Ormandy

=1983 – Katherine Dunham, Elia Kazan, Frank Sinatra, James Stewart, and Virgil Thomson

=1984 – Lena Horne, Danny Kaye, Gian Carlo Menotti, Arthur Miller, and Isaac Stern

=1985 – Merce Cunningham, Irene Dunne, Bob Hope, Alan Jay Lerner & Frederick Loewe, and Beverly Sills

=1986 – Lucille Ball, Ray Charles, Hume Cronyn & Jessica Tandy, Yehudi Menuhin, and Antony Tudor

=1987 – Perry Como, Bette Davis, Sammy Davis Jr., Nathan Milstein, and Alwin Nikolais

=1988 – Alvin Ailey, George Burns, Myrna Loy, Alexander Schneider, and Roger L. Stevens

=1989 – Harry Belafonte, Claudette Colbert, Alexandra Danilova, Mary Martin, and William Schuman

1990s …

=1990 – Dizzy Gillespie, Katharine Hepburn, Risλ Stevens, Jule Styne, and Billy Wilder

=1991 – Roy Acuff, Betty Comden & Adolph Green, Fayard & Harold Nicholas, Gregory Peck, and Robert Shaw

=1992 – Lionel Hampton, Paul Newman & Joanne Woodward, Ginger Rogers, Mstislav Rostropovich, and Paul Taylor

=1993 – Johnny Carson, Arthur Mitchell, Georg Solti, Stephen Sondheim, and Marion Williams

=1994 – Kirk Douglas, Aretha Franklin, Morton Gould, Harold Prince, and Pete Seeger

=1995 – Jacques d'Amboise, Marilyn Horne, B.B. King, Sidney Poitier, and Neil Simon

=1996 – Edward Albee, Benny Carter, Johnny Cash, Jack Lemmon, and Maria Tallchief

=1997 – Lauren Bacall, Bob Dylan, Charlton Heston, Jessye Norman, and Edward Villella

=1998 – Bill Cosby (rescinded in 2018), Fred Ebb & John Kander, Willie Nelson, Andrι Previn, and Shirley Temple Black

=1999 – Victor Borge, Sean Connery, Judith Jamison, Jason Robards, and Stevie Wonder

2000s ...

=2000 – Mikhail Baryshnikov, Chuck Berry, Plαcido Domingo, Clint Eastwood, and Angela Lansbury

=2001 – Julie Andrews, Van Cliburn, Quincy Jones, Jack Nicholson, and Luciano Pavarotti

=2002 – James Earl Jones, James Levine, Chita Rivera, Paul Simon, and Elizabeth Taylor

=2003 – James Brown, Carol Burnett, Loretta Lynn, Mike Nichols, and Itzhak Perlman

=2004 – Warren Beatty, Ossie Davis & Ruby Dee, Elton John, Joan Sutherland, and John Williams

=2005 – Tony Bennett, Suzanne Farrell, Julie Harris, Robert Redford, and Tina Turner

=2006 – Andrew Lloyd Webber, Zubin Mehta, Dolly Parton, Smokey Robinson, and Steven Spielberg

=2007 – Leon Fleisher, Steve Martin, Diana Ross, Martin Scorsese, and Brian Wilson

=2008 – Morgan Freeman, George Jones, Barbra Streisand, Twyla Tharp, and The Who (Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey)

=2009 – Mel Brooks, Dave Brubeck, Grace Bumbry, Robert De Niro, and Bruce Springsteen

2010s …

=2010 – Merle Haggard, Jerry Herman, Bill T. Jones, Paul McCartney, and Oprah Winfrey

=2011 – Barbara Cook, Neil Diamond, Yo-Yo Ma, Sonny Rollins, and Meryl Streep

=2012 – Buddy Guy, Dustin Hoffman, Led Zeppelin (John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page and Robert Plant), David Letterman, and Natalia Makarova

=2013 – Martina Arroyo, Herbie Hancock, Billy Joel, Shirley MacLaine, and Carlos Santana

=2014 – Al Green, Tom Hanks, Patricia McBride, Sting, and Lily Tomlin

=2015 – Carole King, George Lucas, Rita Moreno, Seiji Ozawa, and Cicely Tyson

=2016 – Martha Argerich, Eagles (Don Henley, Glenn Frey, Timothy B. Schmit, Joe Walsh). Al Pacino, Mavis Staples, and James Taylor

=2017 – Carmen de Lavallade, Gloria Estefan, LL Cool J, Norman Lear, and Lionel Richie

=2018 – Cher, Philip Glass, Reba McEntire, Wayne Shorter, and the creators of Hamilton: An American Musical (Lin-Manuel Miranda, Thomas Kail, Alex Lacamoire, and Andy Blankenbuehler)

=2019 – Earth, Wind & Fire, Sally Field, Linda Ronstadt, Sesame Street, and Michael Tilson Thomas.

*FUN FACT*
-Doris Day repeatedly turned down the honors because her fear of flying prevented her from attending the ceremony.

Link …
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kennedy_Center_Honors#1970s

[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]

Replies:
Subject Author Date
More picks of the still-living considered ...Music INFLUENCERS: Rolling Stones, composer Burt Bacharach, music producer Rick Rubin, music producer Berry Gordy, composer/singer Bill Withers, songwriters Alan and Marilyn Bergman. (NT)Film/TV INFLUENCERS: actor/writer/director Carl Reiner, actor/writer/director/producer Gene Reynolds, director James Cameron, writer/director Francis Ford Coppola, actor Gene Hackman.Friday, July 19, 08:09:32am


Login ] Create Account Not required to post.
Post a public reply to this message | Go post a new public message
* HTML allowed in marked fields.
Message subject (required):

Name (required):

  E-mail address (optional):

* Type your message here:

Choose Message Icon: [ View Emoticons ]

Notice: Copies of your message may remain on this and other systems on internet. Please be respectful.

[ Contact Forum Admin ]


Forum timezone: GMT-8
VF Version: 3.00b, ConfDB:
Before posting please read our privacy policy.
VoyForums(tm) is a Free Service from Voyager Info-Systems.
Copyright © 1998-2019 Voyager Info-Systems. All Rights Reserved.