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Ervin Samual J. Jr, who headed "Watergate" Committee
Glenn, John H. - First American to orbit the earth in a space craft. Member of Concord #688 Concord, Ohio.
Johnston, Bennett Jr.
Kemp, Jack - Secretary of HUD, New York; Fraternal Lodge No. 625 in Hamburg, NY, Quarterback for Buffalo Bills
Aldrin, Edwin E. "Buzz" Astronaut;
second man on the moon, Montclair Lodge No. 144 New Jersey.
Allen, Ethan - General, Revolutionary War; Windsor, Vermont
Arnold, Gen. Henry "Hap" - Commander of the Army Air Force during World War II
Bradley, Omar N. - Five Star General of the Army, World War II, U.S.
Byrd, Richard E. Admiral - Arctic & Anarctic explorer, 1st to fly over North Pole
Cooper, Gordon "Gordo" - Astronaut
Doolittle, James - General, famous World War II Air Force Pilot
Grissom, Virgil (Gus) - Astronaut
Irwin, Jim - Astronaut
James, Daniel "Chappie" - General, U.S. Air Force
Jones, John Paul - Founder and First Admiral of the U.S. Navy - St. Bernard Lodge No. 122 (now St. Cuthbert No. 41)
Knox, Henry - Revolutionary War General
MacArthur, Douglas - Five Star General, Allied Commander in the Pacific in World War II,
Marshall, George C. - Five Star General, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff World War II, Post war Secretary of State and Architect of the Marshall Plan.
McClellan, George B. - General, Union Army
Murphy, Audie - Most decorated American Soldier of World War II
Peary, Robert E. Admiral - First man to reach the North Pole (1909) - Kane Lodge No. 451, NY
Perry, Matthew Calbraith - Commodore; responsible for opening relations with Japan; Holland Lodge No. 8, New York City
Pershing, John Joseph "Blackjack" - General of the Armies, Commander of the American Expeditionary Force in World War I
Pickett, George E. - Maj. Gen. (CSA), led "Pickett's Charge" at Gettysburg
Pike, Zebulon - Military explorer who discovered Pike's Peak, which is named for him
Rickenbacker, Eddie - Great American Air Force Ace
Ridgeway, Matthew B. - US Military Leader, General who succeeded MacArthur in Korea
Schirra, Wally - Astronaut
Schwartzkopf, Norman - Former U.S. General, Desert Storm commander
Astor, John Jacob - Fur trader and
Austin, Stephen F. - Father of Texas, Louisiana Lodge No. 109, St. Genevieve, Missouri.
Blair, John - Signer US Constitution
Bougainville, Louis-Antoine - Navigator.1729-1811
Bowie, James - Died at the Alamo
Brearley, David - Signer US Constitution
Burbank, Luther - Pioneering botanist
Burnett, David G. - 1st President of the Republic of Texas
Carson, Christopher "Kit" - Frontiersman, scout and explorer; Montezuma Lodge No. 109, New Mexico.
Clark, William - Explorer (Lewis and Clark)
Clemens, Samuel L. - Mark Twain - writer
Cody, William F. "Buffalo Bill" - Indian fighter, Wild West Show
Colt, Samuel - Firearms inventor
Crockett, David - American Frontiersman and Alamo fame
Dayton, Jonathan - Signer US Constitution
Dubois, W.E.B. - Educator/Author/Historian
Ellery, William - One of nine Masonic signers of the Declaration of Independence
Fitch, John - Inventor of the Steamboat
Fulton, Robert - Inventor of 1st Submarine and Steam powered warship
Gatling, Richard J. - Built the "Gatling Gun"
Hall, Prince - Founded African Lodge in U.S. African Lodge is the Grandfather of Prince Hall Masonry.
Henry, Patrick - Patriot
Henson, Mathew - Explorer
Henson, Josiah - Inspired the novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin"
Houston, Sam - 2nd and 4th President of the Republic of Texas
Jones, Anson - 5th President of the Republic of Texas
Key, Francis Scott - Wrote U.S. National Anthem
Lewis, Meriwether - Explorer (Lewis and Clark)
Lamar, Mirabeau B. - 3rd President of the Republic of Texas
Lindbergh, Charles - Aviator. First solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean - member of Keystone Lodge No. 243, St. Louis, MO
Marshall, James W. - Discovered Gold at Sutter's Mill California 1848
McHenry, James - Signer of the U.S. Constitution - Spiritual Lodge No. 23, Maryland
Revere, Paul - Famous Midnight Ride - Grand Master of Massachusetts
Rush, Benjamin - one of nine Masonic signers of the Declaration of Independence.
Stanford, Leland - California pioneer - Drove the golden spike linking the intercontinetal railroad and founded Stanford University
Travis, Colonel William B. - died at Alamo
Wright, Orville and Wilber - Inventors of Airplane
Bradley, Thomas - Mayor of Las Angeles,
Carnahan, Melvin - Governor of Missouri
Clinton, DeWitt - Governor of New York
Freeman, Orville - Former Governor of Minnesota and Secretary of Agriculture.
Hawkins, Augustus F. - US Congressman from California
Hoover, J. Edgar - Director of FBI
La Guardia, Fiorella H. - La Guardia Airport, Mayor of New York 1930's and 40's
New, Harry S. - Postmaster General who established Airmail
Poinsett, Joel R. - U.S. Minister to Mexico who developed the Poinsettia
Rangal, Charles B. - U.S. Congressman from New York
Stassen, Harold - Statesman, signer of U.N. Charter
Stokes, Louis - U.S. Congressman from Ohio
Stokes, Carl B. - First Black elected Mayor, Cleveland, Ohio
Thompson, Tommy - Governor of Wisconsin, Secretary of Health and Human Services 2001 -
Young, Andrew - Former Mayor of Atlanta
Desaguliers, Jean-Theophile - Physician.
Inventor of the planetarium. 1683-1744.
Jenner, Edward - Inventor - Vaccination
Mayo, Drs. William and Charles - Founded the Mayo Clinic
Menninger, Karl A. - Psychiatrist famous for treating mental illness
Mesmer, Franz Anton 1734-1815 - practiced Mesmerism which led to Hypnotism
Still, Andrew T. - American Physician who devised treatment of Osteopathy
Wootton, Percy, MD - President American Medical Association (1997- )
Ballard, Harold Owner Toronto Maple
Leafs NHL team. Corinthian No. 481, Toronto, ON.
Cobb, Ty - Baseball Hall of Fame Player
Combs, Earle Bryan - Baseball Hall of Fame
Dempsey, Jack - Heavyweight boxing champion
Hornsby, Rogers - An original member of the Baseball Hall of Fame
Hubbel, Carl - Baseball; Meeker Lodge No. 479, Oklahoma
Johnson, John A 'Jack' - Heavyweight boxing title holder
Palmer, Arnold - Golf Pro
Rickey, Branch - Baseball Legend, Signed Jackie Robinson (first black in major league).
Robinson, Sugar Ray - World Champion Boxer
Starr, Bart - Football Quarterback - Green Bay Packers.
Wagner, Honus - Baseball batting legend
Young, Cy - Famous baseball pitcher for whom the Cy Young Award is named
Abbott, Robert Sengstacke -
Founder/publisher Chicago Defender
Burns, Robert - National Poet of Scotland; St. David's Lodge No. 174, Tarbolton, Scotland.
Chagall, Marc - Artist, painter.
Collodi, Carlo - Author of Pinocchio
Conan Doyle, Arthur - 1859-1930. Member of Phoenix Lodge 257, Portsmouth, in 1886. Author of Sherlock Holmes
Dac, Pierre. 1895-1975 - Humorist
Doyle, Sir Author Conan - Writer - Sherlock Holmes
Fleming, Sir Alexander - USA. Invented penicillin. 1881-1955.
Fortune, Timpothy Thomas - Journalist
Gannett, Frank E. - Hobosco Lodge No. 716, Ithaca, NY - media empire
Gibbon, Edward - Author of "Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire"
Gray, Harold Lincoln - Creator of "Little Orphan Annie"
Guest, Edgar A. - Poet; "The Lambskin Apron"
Haley, Alex - Author
Harvey, Paul - Radio personality
Johnson, John H. - Publisher EBONY and Jet magazines
Kipling, Rudyard - Author. Nobel Prize in 1907.
Lemon, Mark - Founder of Punch, humorous British magazine
Pushkin, Aleksander - Russian Poet
Salten, Felix - Creator of Bambi
Scott, Sir Walter - Writer
Service, Robert, Poet of the Klondike Gold Rush
Shakespeare, William - Writer
Swift, Johathan - Wrote Gulliver's Travels
Tolstoi, Leo - Russian Author
Voltaire, François-Marie Arouet 1694-1778. - French writer and philosopher
Wallace, Lewis - Wrote "Ben Hur"
Wilde, Oscar. 1854-1900. - Writer
Accuff, Roy - Entertainer
Armstrong, Louis - Jazz Musician. Montgomery Lodge No. 18, PHA, New York.
Arnold, Eddy - Entertainer
Atkins, Chet - Musician, Guitar
Autry, Gene - Actor - Western Heritage Museum, Catoosa Lodge No. 185, Catoosa, Oklahoma
Bach, Jahann Christian - Composer
Bassie, William "Count" - Orchestra leader/composer, Wisdom Lodge No. 102 PHA, Chicago and Shriner, New York.
Beethoven, Ludwig Van. - 1770-1827. Composer
Berlin, Irving - Composer/Entertainer
Borgnine, Ernest - Actor
Caine, Michael - Actor
Cervi, Gino 1901-1974. - Italian Actor, famous for his roles in films as "Don Camillo"
Clark, Roy - Country western singer; Jenks Lodge No. 497, Oklahoma
Cohan, George M. - Composer/Broadway star
Cole, Nat 'King' - Great ballad singer
Costello, Lou - Comedian
Crosby, Norm - Entertainer
DeMille, Cecil B. - Epic Film Director
Eastwold, Scott - Musician,
Ellington, Duke - Jazz composer, arranger and stylist
Fairbanks, Douglas - Silent film actor
Fields, W.C. - Actor
Gable, Clark - Actor
Gibson, Hoot - Cowboy actor; Truth Lodge No. 628, Los Angeles, CA
Gilbert, Sir William S. - Was the librettis for "Pirates of Penzance"
Gilbert and Sullivan - Composers and playwrights
Godfrey, Arthur - Actor
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang 1749-1832.
Grock - Swiss Circus Clown
Hampton, Lionel - Orchestra Leader/Composer
Handel, George Fredrick - Composer
Handy, William C. - Composer "Father of the Blues"
Hardy, Oliver - Actor - Comedian (Laurrel & Hardy)
Hayden, Franz Josef F. 1732-1809 - Composer
Hershfield, Harry - Radio entertainer
Houdini, Harry - Magician
Ives, Burl - Entertainer
Jolson, Al - Fame as the first 'talking picture' the Jazz Singer. St. Cecile Lodge No. 568, New York
Keaton, Buster - Movies, Comedian
Kern, Jerome - Composer
Lincoln, Elmo - First actor to play Tarzan of the Apes (1918)
Lizt, Franz. Composer
Lloyd, Harold C. - Silent movie comedian
Mayer, Louis B. - Film producer who merged to form Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Miller, Glenn - Musician, Band Leader
Mix, Tom - U.S. Marshal turned actor. Stared in over 400 western films
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Child musical genius - composer
O'Connor, Carroll - Actor
Ringling Brothers - All 7 brothers and their father were Masons.
Rogers, Roy - American cowboy and screen star, Hollywood Lodge No. 355, California
Rogers, Will - Actor; Claremore Lodge No. 53, Oklahoma
Sellers, Peter 1925-1980 - Actor, Chelsea Lodge # 3098.
Sibelius, Jean 1865-1957 - Composer (Finland)
Skelton, Red - Comedian/Entertainer
Smith, John Stafford - Wrote the music that became the US National Anthem.
Sousa, John Philip - Composer - Led the U.S. Marine Band from 1880 - 1892
Stratton, Charles "Tom Thumb" - Entertainer
Thomas, Danny - Actor, Entertainer
Thurston, Howard - Last of the great vauderville magicians.
Tillis, Mel - Country Singer
Warner, Jack - Warner Brothers Studio fame
Wayne, John - Actor; Marion McDaniel Lodge No. 56, Tucson, AZ
Whiteman, Paul - "King of Jazz"
Wyler, William - Director of "Ben Hur"
Zanuck, Darryl F. - Co-founder of 20th Century Productions in 1933
Ziegfeld, Florenz - His Ziegfeld's Follies began in 1907
Allen, Richard Founder/First Bishop
Booth, Rev. William - Founder of the Salvation Army
Calvo, Father Francisco - Catholic Priest who started Freemasonry in Costa Rica 1865
Fisher, Geoffrey - Archbishop of Canterbury 1945 - 1961
Jackson, Reverend Jesse - Minister and founder of the Rainbow Coalition
Newton, Joseph Fort - Christian Minister
Peale, Norman Vincent - Minister and Founder of "Guidepost"
Sanders, Bishop Carl J. - United Methodist Church
Sexson, Mark - Minister and Founder: Intl. Order of Rainbow for Girls
Wesberry, Dr. James P. - Former Exec. Dir./Editor Southern Baptist Publication Sunday
Balfour, Lloyd - Jewelry
Bell, Lawrence - Bell Aircraft Corp
Carson, Curtis L. - Entrepreneur
Chrysler, Walter P. - Founded Chrysler Corporation
Citroen, Andre - French Engineer and motor car manufacturer 1878-1935
Dow, William H. - Dow Chemical Co.
Drake, Edwin L - American Pioneer of the Oil industry
Dunlop, John Boyd - Tire Manufacturer
Faber, Eberhard - Head of the Eberhard Fabor Pencil Company
Ford, Henry - Pioneer Automobile Manufacturer
Forten, James - Abolitionist/Manufacturer
Gillette, King C. - Gillette Razor Co.
Hilton, Charles C. - Founder of Hilton Hotels
Hoe, Richard M. - Invented the rotory press, revolutinizing newspaper printing
Hoover, Frank - Vacuum cleaner fame
Lake, Simon - Built first submarine successfull in open sea.
Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent 1743-1794 - Chemist
Lipton, Sir Thomas - Famous Yachtsman, Founder Lipton Tea Company
MacAdam, John - Invented "blacktop pavement"
Maytag, Fredrick - Maytag appliances
Mecherle, George Jacob - Founder, State Farm Insurance
Mellon, Andrew - American industrialist, banker and philanthropist.
Nash, Charles - Automotive industry
Olds, Ransom E. - American automobile pioneer
Penney, James C. - Retailer (J.C. Penney)
Sanders, Harland "Colonel" - Founder Kentucky Fried Chicken Restaurants
Sarnoff, David - Father of T.V. (RCA)
Teets, John W. - Chairman and President of Dial Corporation
Thomas, Dave - Founder of Wendy's Restaurant
Watson, Thomas - Founder of IBM
Agha Khan. 1877-1957.
Appleton, Sir Edward Victor - English physicist. Nobel prize 1947. Isaac Newton Lodge, No. 859, Cambridge.
Arnold, Benedict - Major General and early American Revolution war hero. Changed allegiance and sided with British, being named a traitor ever since. Affiliated member of Hiram Lodge No. 1, New Haven, CT.
Ashmole, Elias - Founder member of the Royal Society, first known English speculative Mason at Warrington, Lancashire, in 1646.
Bartholdi, Frederic A. - Designed the Statue of Liberty
Baylor, Robert E. B. - Founder Baylor University
Beard, Daniel Carter - Founder Boy Scouts movement in United States, Mariners Lodge No. 67, New York City.
Bellamy, Rev. Francis - Authored U.S. Pledge of Allegiance
Benitez, Conrado, 1889-1971. Philippines.
Borglum, Gutzon and Lincoln, - Father and son who carved Mt. Rushmore
Brundage, Avery - Olympic Committee
Campbell, Sir Malcolm - Land speed record holder
Casanova - Italian Adventurer, writer and entertainer
Chagrin, Jean Francious - Designer of The Arc De Triomphe in Paris, France
DuBois, W.E.B. - Educator/scholar
Dunant, Jean Henri 1828-1910 - Founder of the Red Cross
Evers, Medger Wiley - Civil Rights Leader
Gompers, Samuel - Founder of American Federation of Labor (AFL of AFL-CIO)
Gris, Juan - Spanish Artist - Synthetic Cubism
Guillotin, Joseph Ignace - Inventor of the "Guillotin"
Hedges, Cornelius - "Father" of Yellowstone National Park
Hoban, James - Architect for the U.S. Captial
Hooks, Benjamin L. - Former Executive Director, NAACP
Houdon, Jean-antoine 1741-1828 - Sculptor
Jones, Melvin - One of the founders of the Lions International
Khan III, Aga - Statesman
Lafontaine, Henri - Nobel Prize in 1913.
Land, Frank S. - Founder Order of DeMolay
Leazer, Gary - Investigated Freemasonry for Southern Baptist Convention and later joined Freemasonry
Lewis, John L. - Long time leader of The United Mine Workers
Livingston, Robert - Co-Negotiator for purchase of Louisiana Territory
Madison, James - Hiram Lodge, Westmoreland County, Virginia
Mays, Benjamin - Educator/former President Atlanta University
Metcalfe, Ralph H. - Olympic Champion
Michelson, Albert Abraham - Successfully measured the speed of light in 1882
Montgolfier, Jacques and Joseph - Co-developers of the first practical hot-air balloon
Morris, Dr. Robert - Poet and Founder of the Order of Eastern Star
Naismith, James - Inventor of Basketball
Otis, James - Famous for "Taxations without Representation is Tyranny"
Papst, Charles F. - Coined the term "Athletes Foot"
Pound, Roscoe - Former Dean Harvard Law School
Pullman, George - Built first sleeping car on train.
Randolph, A. Phillip - Founder - first president, International Brotherhood Sleeping Car Porters.
Retief, Piet - Afrikaans leader and one of the founders of the South African nation.
Rhodes, Cecil - Rhodes Scholarship
Sax, Antoine Joseph - Invented the Saxophone (1846)
Schoonover, George - Founder of "The Builder"
Thomas, Lowell - Brought Lawrence of Arabia to public notice. radio announcer/newsman
Wadlow, Robert Pershing - Tallest human on record being almost 9 feet tall
Washington, Booker T. - Educator/Founder Tuskegee Institute
Webb, Matthew - First man to swim the English Channel (187