Harvard has announced that actor and six-time Oscar award winner, Tom Hanks will serve as their 2023 Commencement speaker. Hanks, who is also a renowned humanitarian, will deliver the principal address at the university’s 372nd ceremony on May 25th. Each year, Harvard selects a unique and accomplished individual to grace their podium. Since the turn of the century, Harvard has tapped Prime Ministers, Presidents, founders, authors and philanthropists. With Hanks getting the honor this year, we’ve listed eight of the most well-known commencement speakers Harvard has had since the year 2000.