Awards & Winners

John Hope Franklin

Date of Birth 02-January-1915
Place of Birth Rentiesville
(United States of America, McIntosh County, Oklahoma)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Professor John Hope Franklin
Profession Historian, Writer, Author, Professor
John Hope Franklin was an American historian of the United States and former president of Phi Beta Kappa, the Organization of American Historians, the American Historical Association, and the Southern Historical Association. Franklin is best known for his work From Slavery to Freedom, first published in 1947, and continually updated. More than three million copies have been sold. In 1995, he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor.

Awards by John Hope Franklin

Check all the awards nominated and won by John Hope Franklin.


Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards
(Lifetime Achievement Award)


Nominations 1986 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography George Washington Williams: A Biography