Distinguished Alumni

DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI

WE SALUTE YOU


This award is given annually to a member of the Hall of Fame.

This member is selected by a committee consisting of Grover Sales III (Grandson), Principal, President of the Alumni Association, Chairman of the Male High Foundation and appointees by the committee.


You can view and download the list of distinguished alumni below.

DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARD WINNERS

Induction Year - 2017

Brown Cullen, Jr

GRADUATED: 1948

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Pro Golfer, PGA Tour, Won KY Open, KHSAA Champ, Founded and Operated Brown Cullen Company

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Carl J. Bensinger, JD

GRADUATED: 1957

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Attorney, Judge, Hearing Officer, Various KY Courts, Member of Commissions, Active Numerous Charities.

Robert E. Payne

GRADUATED: 1959

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Judge of US District Court, Captain U.S. Army, Professor at Washington & Lee Law School

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Julius L. Berthold

GRADUATED: 1953

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: B.G. U.S. Army Retired, C.O. 35thMechanized Infantry Division, B/D Patton Museum, Director of KY Military Affairs.

W. Dwight Gahm

GRADUATED: 1936

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Owner of Kitchen Kompact Company, Founded and Built Valhalla Golf Club

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Earl Long

GRADUATED: 1963

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Founder and President Southern Metals Products, Inc. A Structural Steel Fabricator, President of LMHS Alumni Association, Inc.

George Wissinger Smith

GRADUATED: 1888 1/2

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Mayor of Louisville. He led the cleanup of downtown and led the formation of and was the President of Louisville Water Company.

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William “Skeets” Miller

GRADUATED: 1924

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Journalist for the Courier Journal who entered Sand Cave to interview Floyd Collins who was trapped. Won Pulitzer Prize for Courage.

G. Barkley Hutchison, MD

GRADUATED: 1939 1/2

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Medicine, Faculty at Harvard Medical School, Led Development of Mist Radiation Treatments for Cancer.

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George Sauer

GRADUATED: 1949 1/2

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Educator, Coach, Principal DuPont Manual, First Director of Athletics & Activities JCPS.

Bernard M. Trager

GRADUATED: 1948

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Founded Republic Bank, Funded U of L Indoor Sports Complex

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Abraham Flexnor, MD

GRADUATED: 1884

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Medicine, Lead Development of Modern Medical Education, Street in Medical Center named for him.

David Hawpe

GRADUATED: 1961

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Writer, Journalist, Editor of Courier Journal Editorial Pages

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Louis Brandeis

GRADUATED: 1904

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Attorney, Jurist Leader in Civil Affairs, Associate Justice, U.S. Supreme Court.

Donald S. Bornstein

GRADUATED: 1940 1/2

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Builder, President of Several Companies and Bornstein Construction Company.

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Angelo Henderson

GRADUATED: 1980

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Writer, Author, Pulitzer Prize Winner

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Foster Sanders

GRADUATED:

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Principal LMHS 1961 to 1971,c/o Founder of LMHS Foundation

Don Fightmaster

GRADUATED: 1950

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Leader of Handicap Rights, World Champion One Arm Golfer

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Jim Bolus

GRADUATED: 1961

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Sportswriter, Co-Arthur First Hundred and Thirty-Five Years, Authority on History of Kentucky Derby.

Gene Rhodes

GRADUATED: 1946

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Teacher, Coach, Coached ST X to State Title in 1958, Coached Kentucky Colonels in ABA.

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John Squires

GRADUATED:

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: World War II Class, Received Medal of Honor for Action in Italy in 1944.

Richard Gilbert

GRADUATED:

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Newscaster, Reporter, 1st Traffic Copter Reporter in Louisville

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