The Rev. Theodore Martin Hesburgh, CSC, STD (May 25, 1917 - February 26, 2015) is an American priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross. He is also the President Emeritus of the University of Notre Dame. He is the namesake for TIAA-CREF's Hesburgh Award.
Hesburgh in his office at the Hesburgh Library at the University of Notre Dame
|15th President of the|
University of Notre Dame
|Preceded by||John J Cavanaugh|
|Succeeded by||Edward Malloy|
Theodore Martin Hesburgh
May 25, 1917
Syracuse, New York, United States
|Died||February 26, 2015 (aged 97)|
Notre Dame, Indiana, United States
|Alma mater||The Catholic University of America|
- DePalma, Anthony (February 27, 2015). "Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, Ex-President of University of Notre Dame, Dies at 97". The New York Times. Retrieved February 28, 2015.
- Michael O'Brien, Hesburgh: A Biography (1998); Theodore M. Hesburgh, God, Country, Notre Dame: The Autobiography of Theodore M. Hesburgh (2000)