MCC Honorary Life members

MCC Honorary Life membership recognises outstanding service to the club.

It has been bestowed sparingly and, including visiting royalty, only 84 members have been honoured since the club's foundation in 1838.

The complete list of those afforded Honorary Life membership is below:

Year
 Member Year
Member
 1861 D.S. Campbell
1909
John Blackham
 1861 G. Cavenagh
1910 Major J.B. Wardill
 1875 R.C. Bagot
1920 King Edward VIII
 1878 T.J.D. Kelly
1921 Rt Hon Lord Forster
 1879 W.H. Handfield
1922 Warwick Armstrong
 1881 HRH Prince Albert Victor of Wales
1923 Sir Leo Cussen
 1881 HRH Prince George of Wales
1923 Henry Harrison
 1881 I.D. Walker
1925 C. Forrester
 1882 E.A.L. Vieusseux
1927 King George VI
 1883 Hon Ivo Bligh
1931 Vernon Ransford
 1883 C.F.H. Leslie
1934
Dr Ramsay Mailer 
 1883 W.W. Read
1934 HRH The Duke of Gloucester
 1883 A.G. Steel
1937 Rt Hon Lord Somers
 1883 C.T. Studd
1939 Dr William McClelland
 1883 G.B. Studd
1939 Sir Edward Mitchell 
 1883 E.F.S. Tylecote
1939
Charles Simmonds
 1883 G.F. Vernon
1945
J.C. Blair
 1883 H.S. Barlow
1945 Hector Donahoo
 1886 J. McLaughlin
1948 F.T. Krcrouse
 1887 A.M. Ollivier
1952
D.J. McClelland Sr
 1887 F.D. White
1954 HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
 1888 M.P. Bowden
1959 Hans Ebeling
 1888 Hon Lord Hawke
1959 Albert Chadwick
 1888 A.E. Newton
1971
HRH The Prince of Wales
 1888 T.C. O'Brien
1971
David Sutherland
 1888 Alfred Stoddart
1975
L.R. Armstrong
 1895 F.G.J. Ford
1976
Eric Tolhurst
 1895 L.H. Gay
1981 Keith Rigg
 1895 H. Phillipson
1983
Ian Johnson
 1895 A.C. MacLaren
1987
Sir Bernard Callinan
 1898 N.F. Druce
1987
Percy Beames
 1898 J.R. Mason
1991
Clive Fairbairn
 1898 Prince Ranjitsinhji
1993 Donald Cordner
 1898 J. Travis
1998
John Mitchell
 1901 Major T.F. Morkham
2000
Dr Ian McDonald
 1901 R. Murchison
2001
Dr John Lill
 1901 C.H. Ross
2004
Bruce Church
 1902 A.O. Jones
2005
John Cain Jr
 1902 H.G. Garnett
2008
David Jones
 1902 Gilbert Jessop
2012
David Meiklejohn
 1902 C. McGahey
2014
Bob Lloyd
 1902 C. Robson
   
 1904 Hugh Trumble