John A Hannah

As twelfth president of Michigan State University, John Alfred Hannah served from July 1, 1941, to April 1, 1969. His tenure was characterized by extensive growth of the University, in both size and enrollments. President Hannah's activities were not limited to the University, as he filled a variety of positions in both the federal government and private industry. " John Hannah was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on October 9, 1902, to Wilfred Steele and Mary Ellen (nee Malone) Hannah. Hannah...See more