George C. Herring (1936–2022)
Robert K. Brigham and Kyle Longley | Mar 30, 2023George C. Herring, historian of the Vietnam War and US foreign relations, died on November 30, 2022.
Robert L. Tignor (1932–2022)
Heather J. Sharkey | Feb 28, 2023A pathbreaking historian of modern Africa, the Middle East, and the world, and beloved mentor to generations of students, Robert...
Marion Thompson Wright (1902–62)
Graham Hodges | Feb 28, 2023This Long Overdue tribute honors historian Marion Thompson Wright, who died on October 26, 1962.
John W. Shy (1931–2022)
Ira Gruber | Jan 31, 2023John W. Shy, professor emeritus of history at the University of Michigan and a leading authority on Anglo-American military history,...
Liu Kwang-Ching (1921–2006)
Don C. Price | Jan 31, 2023This Long Overdue tribute honors historian Liu Kwang-Ching, who died on September 28, 2006.
Julian Nava (1927–2022)
John Broesamle | Dec 29, 2022Julian Nava, who taught on the faculty of California State University, Northridge, for 43 years, died at age 95 on July 29, 2022.
W. E. B. Du Bois (1868–1963)
David Levering Lewis | Dec 6, 2022This Long Overdue tribute honors historian W. E. B. Du Bois, who died on August 27, 1963.
Laura Ansley | Dec 6, 2022A new Perspectives project looks to honor historians of color whose deaths were not marked in AHA publications.
Richard Herr (1922–2022)
Martin Jay and Paula Fass | Nov 30, 2022Richard Herr, professor emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley, died on May 29, 2022.
Elizabeth York Enstam (1937–2022)
Michael V. Hazel | Nov 30, 2022Elizabeth York Enstam died September 15, 2022, in Dallas, Texas, where she had lived for the past 54 years.