Birthday and New Year honours lists (1885 to 1939)

Since the late-19th century, the New Year and Birthday honours lists – the most significant announcements of civilian and military gallantry awards –have been published in The Gazette.

New Year honours are published in January, and since 1908, the monarch's official Birthday honours have been published on the first, second or third Saturday in June. 

Below are Gazette New Year and Birthday honours lists from 1885 to 1939. 

New Year honours supplements

Year    Supplement

1939    Gazette 34585

1938    Gazette 34469

1937    Gazette 34365

1936    Gazette 34238

1935    Gazette 34119

1934    Gazette 34010

1933    Gazette 33898

1932    Gazette 33785

1931    Gazette 33675

1930    Gazette 33566

1929    Gazette 33472

1928    Gazette 33343

1927    Gazette 33235

1926    Gazette 33119

1925    Gazette  33007

1924    Gazette  32893

1923    Gazette  32782

1922    Gazette 32563

1921    Gazette 32178

1920    Gazette 31712

1919    Gazette 31092

           Gazette 31093

           Gazette 31094

           Gazette 31095

           Gazette 31096

           Gazette 31097

           Gazette 31098

           Gazette 31114

           Gazette 31296

1918    Gazette 30451

           Gazette 30460

           Gazette 30464

           Gazette 30507

           Gazette 30576

1917    Gazette 29886

           Gazette 29904

           Gazette 29916

           Gazette 29921

           Gazette 29931

           Gazette 29938

           Gazette 29944

           Gazette 29959

1916    Gazette 29423

1915    Gazette 29024

1914    Gazette 29050

1913    Gazette 28670

1912    Gazette 28567

1911    Gazette 28452

1910    Gazette 28324

1909    Gazette 28210

1908    Gazette 28095

1907    Gazette 27869

           Gazette 27981

1906    Gazette 27859

1905    Gazette 27750

1904    Gazette 27631

1903    Gazette 27510

1902    None issued

1901    Gazette  27261

           Gazette  27264

1900    Gazette  27150

           Gazette  27154

1899    Gazette  27038

           Gazette  27041

           Gazette  27042

1898    Gazette  26925

1897    Gazette  26808

1896    Gazette  26695

1895    Gazette  26584

1894    Gazette  26472

1893    Gazette  26359

1892    Gazette  26238

1891    Gazette  26120

           Gazette 26123

1890    Gazette 26008

           Gazette 26011

Birthday honours supplements

Year    Supplement

1939    Gazette 34633

1938    Gazette 34518

1937    None issued

1936    Gazette 34296

1935    Gazette 34166

1934    Gazette 34056

1933    Gazette 33946

1932    Gazette 33831

1931    Gazette 33722

1930    Gazette 33611

1929    Gazette 33501

1928    Gazette 33390

1927    Gazette 33280

1926    Gazette 33179

1925    Gazette 33053

1924    Gazette 32941

1923    Gazette 32830

1922    Gazette 32716

1921    Gazette 32346

1920    Gazette 31931

1919    Gazette 31370

           Gazette 31371

           Gazette 31372

           Gazette 31373

           Gazette 31374

           Gazette 31375

           Gazette 31376

           Gazette 31377

           Gazette 31378

           Gazette 31379

           Gazette 31391

           Gazette 31395

           Gazette 31396

           Gazette 31422

           Gazette 31501

           Gazette 31684

1918    Gazette 30716

           Gazette 30717

           Gazette 30718

           Gazette 30719

           Gazette 30720

           Gazette 30721

           Gazette 30722

           Gazette 30723

           Gazette 30730

           Gazette 30727

1917    Gazette 30111

           Gazette 30150

1916    Gazette 29608

1915    Gazette 29180

1914    Gazette 28842

1913    Gazette 28724

1912    Gazette 28617

1911    None issued

1910    Gazette 28388

1909    Gazette 28263

1908    Gazette 28151

1907    Gazette 28034

1906    Gazette 27926

1905    Gazette 27811 

1905    Gazette 27823

1904    Gazette 27732 

           Gazette 27734

1903    Gazette 27613 

           Gazette 27617

1902    Gazette 27493 

           Gazette 27499

1901    Gazette 27374

           Gazette 27376 

           Gazette 27377

1900    Gazette 27195

           Gazette 27200

1899    Gazette 27086

1898    Gazette 26969 

           Gazette 26974

1897    None issued

1896    Gazette 26741 

           Gazette 26743

1895    Gazette 26628

           Gazette 26633

1894    Gazette 26516

1893    Gazette 26409

1892    Gazette 26291

1891    Gazette 26167

1890    Gazette 26053

1889    Gazette 25939

1888    Gazette 25823

1887    None issued

1886    Gazette 25592

1885    Gazette 25480

In 1887, 1897, 1911 and 1937 Birthday honours were replaced with jubilee and coronation honours lists, as follows:No New Year honours were issued in 1902, being replaced by a list published the previous November, on King Edward VII's birthday (Gazette 27376).

See also:

Birthday and New Year honours (1940 to 2017)