Henry B. Blackwell, JD

Title:  Lawyer (Retired)
Location: Zionsville, Indiana,
United States






  • American Bar Association, member
  • American Red Cross, Indianapolis Chapter (president, 1968-1971) (board of governors, 1968-2019) (national board of directors, executive committee member 1975-1981)
  • Brebeuf Preparatory School, Indianapolis (member executive council, 1972-1980)
  • Economic Indianapolis Club
  • English Speaking Union
  • Hamilton County Charitable Foundation, board member
  • Happy Hollow Children’s Camp (board of directors, president)
  • Hoosier Salon Patrons Association (board of directors, president, 1980)
  • Indiana Bar Association
  • Indiana Historical Society
  • Indiana Standard Bred Association Inc. (president, 1994-95)
  • Indiana State Museum Society
  • Indiana State Symphony Society
  • Indianapolis Bar Association
  • Indianapolis Children’s Museum
  • Indianapolis Indians, Inc., baseball team (director, 1967) (chairman of the board, 1971-1975)
  • Indianapolis Legal Aid Society
  • Indianapolis Zoological Society
  • Meridian Hills Country Club
  • Midwest Advisory Council (member, retired trust member, 1993)
  • Phi Delta Phi, legal honorary
  • Phi Sigma Kappa, social fraternity
  • Second Presbyterian Trust, Indianapolis, president and board member
  • The International Center, Indianapolis, IN
  • United States Trotting Association
  • University of Illinois Alumni Association (president 1977, director)
  • University of Illinois Foundation, (board of directors) (vice chair, 1990-1991)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2020, 2019)
  • Featured Member, Marquis Millennium Magazine, Marquis Who’s Who (2020)
  • Inductee, Top Professionals of the Year, Marquis Who’s Who (2019)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2019)
  • Knighted, (Chevalier dans l’ordre des Palmes Académiques), French Republic (2003)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (1987-1999)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in American Law,” Marquis Who’s Who (1994-1995) (1985-1988)
  • Recipient, C.J. Lynn Outstanding Red Cross Volunteer Award, American Red Cross (1989)
  • Honoree, Sagamore Of The Wabash, Indiana Governor (1988)

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