Balfour, Lloyd - jewelry
Bell, Lawrence - Bell Aircraft Corp.
Chrysler, Walter P. - Chrysler Corporation
Dow, William H. - Dow Chemical Co.
Ford, Henry - Pioneer Automobile Manufacturer
Gannett, Frank E. - Hobosco Lodge No. 716, Ithaca, NY - media empire
Gillett, King C. - Gillett Razor Co.
Hilton, Charles C. - Hilton Hotels
Lipton, Sir Thomas - Lipton Tea Company
Maytag, Fredrick - Maytag
Olds, Ransom E. - American automobile pioneer
Penny, James C. - J.C. Pennys
Thomas, Dave - Wendys Restaurants - Sol. D. Bayless Lodge No 359, Ft. Wayne, IN
Teets, John W. - Chairman and President of Dial Corporation
Wanamaker, John - Philadelphia retailer
Armstrong, Louis - jazz musician
Arnold, Eddy - singer
Autry, Gene - actor; Catoosa Lodge No. 185, Oklahoma
Bassie, William "Count" - orchestra leader/composer
Beethoven, Ludwig van - composer
Berlin, Irving - composer/entertainer
Blake, James Herbert "Eubie" - composer/pianist
Blanc, Mel - comedian
Borgnine, Ernest - actor
Cain, Michael - actor
Clark, Roy - country western star; Jenks Lodge No. 497, Oklahoma
Cody, "Buffalo Bill" William F. - Indian fighter, Wild West Show - Platte Valley Lodge No. 32, North Platte, NE
Cohan, George M. - Broadway star
Cole, Nat 'King' - singer
Costello, Lou - comedian
Crosby, Norm - comedian
deMille, Cecil B.
Ellington, Duke - composer, arranger and stylist
Fairbanks, Douglas - actor
Fields, W.C. - actor
Gable, Clark - actor
Gibson, Hoot - cowboy actor; Truth Lodge No. 628, Los Angeles, CA
Gilbert & Sullivan - composers
Gilbert, Sir William S. - Was the librettis for "Pirates of Penzance"
Godfrey, Arthur - actor
Hardy, Oliver - actor
Harvey, Paul - radio personality
Hope, Bob - comedian
Houdini, Harry - magician
Ives, Burl - singer and actor
Jolson, Al - St. Cecile Lodge No. 568, New York
Keaton, Buster - actor
Kern, Jerome David - American composer, "Show Boat" - Gramatan Lodge No. 927, Bronxville, NY
Lincoln, Elmo - First actor to play Tarzan of the Apes (1918)
Lloyd, Harold C. - actor
Mayer, Louis B. - film producer who merged to form Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Miller, Glenn - musician
Mix, Tom - U.S. Marshal turned western actor
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - composer
North, Jay ("Dennis the Menace") - Lake Butler Lodge No. 52 F.& A.M., Florida
Richards, Michael - comedian (Kramer of "Seinfeld" fame) - Plural member: Riviera Lodge No. 780 & Culver City-Foshay No. 467 (CA)
Ringling Brothers - all 7 brothers and their father
Rogers, Roy - actor; Hollywood Lodge No. 255, California
Rogers, Will - actor; Claremore Lodge No. 53, Oklahoma
Sellers, Peter - actor
Skelton, Red - comedian
Sousa, John Philip - composer - Hiran Lodge No. 10, Washington, DC
Switzer, Carl "Alfalfa" - of "Little Rascals" fame
Thomas, Danny - actor
Thomas, Lowell - radio announcer/newsman
Tillis, Mel - musician
Wallenda, Enrico - circus legend
Warner, Jack - Warner Brothers fame
Wayne, John - Academy Award winning actor; Marion McDaniel Lodge No. 56, Tucson, AZ
Wyler, William - file director
Zanuck, Darryl F. - Co-founder of 20th Century Productions
Ziegfeld, Florenz - Ziegfeld's Follies
Bartholdi, Frederic A. - designed the Statue of Liberty - Alsacre-Lorraine Lodge, France
Baylor, Robert E. B. - founder Baylor University
Beard, Daniel Carter - founder Boy Scouts
Borglum, Gutzon & Lincoln - father and son who carved Mt. Rushmore
Colt, Samuel - firearms inventor
Dunant, Jean Henri - founder of the Red Cross
Fitch, John - inventor of the steamboat
Fleming, Sir Alexander - invented Penicillin
Ford, Henry - founder Ford Motor Company - Palestine Lodge No. 357, Detroit, MI
Gatling, Richard J. - built the "Gatling Gun"
Gompers, Samuel - founder of the AFL - Dawson Lodge No. 16, Washington, DC
Hedges, Cornelius - "Father" of Yellowstone National Park
Hoban, James - architect for the U.S. Captial
Hoe, Richard M. - invented the rotary press, revolutionizing newspaper printing
Jenner, Edward - invented vaccination for Small Pox
Jones, Melvin - One of the founders of the Lions International
Lake, Simon - built first submarine successful in open sea.
Lipton, Sir Thomas - Tea
Mayo, Dr. William and Charles - founded the Mayo Clinic - Rochester Lodge No. 21, Rochester, MN
Peale, Norman Vincent - founder of "Guidepost"
Pike, Zebulon - Pike's Peak named after him
Pullman, George - built first sleeping car on train.
Sanders, Harland "Colonel" - founded Kentucky Fried Chicken
Sarnoff, David - father of television
Sax, Antoine Joseph - invented the saxophone
Stanford, Leland - drove the gold spike linking the intercontinetal railroad and founded Stanford University
Thomas, Dave - founder of Wendy's Restaurants
Washington, Booker T - educator, inventor, author
KINGS OF ENGLAND
Allen, Ethan - General, Revolutionary War; Windsor, Vermont
Arnold, General Henry "Hap" - Commander of the Army Air Force - Union Lodge No. 7, Jnction City, MO
John Barry - the Father of the American Navy - Old Lodge No. 2, Philadelphia
Bradley, Omar N. - General, U.S. Army
Doolittle, General James - General, famous Air Force Pilot
Farragut, David G. - Admiral in U.S. Civil War - Naval Lodge No. 87, Mare Island
Garibaldi, Giuseppe - the "George Washington" of Italy - Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Palermo
Herkimer, Nicholas - Brigadier General, American Revolution - St. Patricks Lodge No. 8, Johnstown, NY
Jackson, Thomas Jonathan - "Stonewall" - General in Confederate Army
Jones, John Paul - Founder and first admiral of the U.S. Navy - St. Bernard Lodge No. 122 (now St. Cuthbert No. 41)
Kitchener Lord Horatio Herbert, PM - La Concordia Lodge, Cairo, UGLE
Knox, Henry - first U.S. Secretary of War - St. Johns Regimental Lodge, Morristown, NJ
MacArthur, General Douglas - Commander of Armed Forces in Philillines - Manila Lodge No. 1, Manila, Philippines
McClellan, George B. - General, Union Army
Murphy, Audie - most decorated American Soldier of WWII
Perry, Matthew Calbraith - Commodore; responsible for opening relations with Japan; Holland Lodge No. 8, New York City
Pershing, John Joseph "Blackjack" - General - Lincoln Lodge No. 19, Lincoln, NE
Pickett, George E. - Maj. Gen. (CSA), led "Pickett's Charge" at Gettysburg - Blandford Lodge, Petersburg, VA
Rickenbacker, Eddie - great American Air Force Ace
Scott, Winfield - Dinwiddlie Lodge No. 23, Virginia
Stark, John - Major General in U.S. Revolution War, "Green Mountain Boys" - Masters Lodge No. 2, Albany, NY
Wainwright, Jonathan M. - American General of the Bataan Peninsula - Union Lodge No. 7, Junction City, KS
Wayne, Anthony - "Mad Anthony"
Aldrin, Edwin E. - Astronaut; second man on the moon
Byrd, Admiral Richard E. - flew over North Pole - Federal Lodge No. 1, Washington, DC
Carson, Christopher "Kit" - Frontiersman, scout and explorer; Montezuma Lodge No. 109, New Mexico.
Casanova - Italian adventurer, writer and entertainer
Clark, William - Explorer (Lewis & Clark)
Cooper, Gordon - Astronaut
Crockett, David - Frontiersman and Alamo fame
Glenn, John H. - Astronaut, and U.S. Senator
Grissom, Virgil "Gus" - Astronaut
Irwin, Jim - Astronaut
Lewis, Meriwether - Explorer (Lewis & Clark)
Lindbergh, Charles - Aviator - Keystone Lodge No. 243, St. Louis, MO
Peary, Robert E. - First man to reach the North Pole (1909) - Kane Lodge No. 451, NY
Shirra, Wally - astronaut
Austin, Stephen F. - Father of Texas - Louisiana Lodge No. 109, St. Genevieve, MO
Brant, Joseph - Chief of the Mohawks (1742-1807)
Bryant, William Jennings - former Secretary of State - Temple Lodge No. 247, Miami, FL
Clay, Henry - U.S. Senator - Grand Master in Kentucky
Clinton, DeWitt - Governor of New York and instigator of the Erie Canal - Grand Master of New York
Churchill, Winston S. - former Prime Minister, United Kingdom; Rosemary Lodge 2851
Dole, Bob - former U.S. Senator/Majority Leader, Kansas; Russell Lodge No. 177, Kansas
Garibaldi, Giuseppe - Italian freedom fighter
Goldwater, Barry - former U.S. Senator, Arizona
Hoover, J. Edgar - Director of FBI
Houston, Sam - 2nd & 4th President of the Republic of Texas - Holland Lodge No. 1, Houston, TX
Humphrey, Hubert H. - former U.S. VP & Senator, Minnesota
Kemp, Jack - former U.S. Senator/Secretary of HUD, New York; Fraternal Lodge No. 625 in Hamburg, NY
La Guardia, Fiorella H. - La Guardia Airport, Mayor of New York 1930's & 40's - Garibaldi Lodge No. 542, New York City
Nunn, Sam - former U.S. Senator
Rayburn, Sam - Speaker of the House - Constantine Lodge No. 13, Bonham, TX
Stevenson, Adlai E. Stevenson - U.S. Vice President - Metamora Lodge No. 82, Metamora, IL
Brundage, Avery - U.S. Olympics - North Shore Lodge No. 937, Chicago, IL
Cobb, Ty - baseball
Dempsey, Jack - boxing
Hornsby, Rogers - baseball
Hubbel, Carl - baseball; Meeker Lodge No. 479, Oklahoma
Naismith, James - inventor of Basketball - Roswell Lee Lodge, Springfield, MA
Palmer, Arnold - golf
Rickey, Branch - baseball legend
Robinson, Sugar Ray - boxing
Starr, Bart - football, Green Bay Packers
Webb, Matthew - first man to swim the English Channel (1875)
Young, Cy - baseball
Burns, Robert - National Poet of Scotland; St. David's Lodge No. 174, Tarbolton, Scotland.
Clemens, Samuel L. - Mark Twain - Polar Star Lodge No. 79, St. Louis, MO
Collodi, Carlo - "Pinocchio"
Doyle, Sir Author Conan - Sherlock Holmes - Phoenix Lodge 257, Southsea Hampshire, UK
Gibbon, Edward - "Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire"
Guest, Edgar A. - Poet; "The Lambskin Apron" - a 33 Degree Mason.
Kipling, Rudyard - Hope and Perseverance Lodge No. 782. E.C., Lahore, India
Pushkin, Alexander - Russian poet
Scott, Sir Walter - Lodge Saint David, No. 36, Edinburough, Scotland
Swift, Johathan - "Gulliver's Travels" - Goat-at-the-Foot-of-the-Haymarket No. 16, England
Tolstoi, Leo - author
Voltaire - French writer and philosopher - Lodge of the Nine Sisters, Paris, France
Wallace, Lewis - "Ben Hur"
Wilde, Oscar - Apollo University Lodge No. 357
Bellamy, Rev. Francis - authored U.S. Pledge of Allegiance
Bowie, James - Alamo
Clark, George Rogers - frontiersman - Abraham Lodge No. 8, Louisville, KY
Franklin, Benjamin - signer of the U.S. Constitution; St. John's Lodge of Philadelphia; Past Provincial Grand Master of Pennsylvania
Hale, Nathan - "I regret that I have but one life to give to my country" - St. John's Lodge No. 1, Rhode Island
Hancock, John - signer of the Declaration of Independance
Key, Francis Scott - wrote the "Star Spangled Banner" (U.S. National Anthem)
Lafayette, Marquis de - French supporter of Amerian Freedom
McHenry, James - signer of the U.S. Constitution - Spiritual Lodge No. 23, Maryland
Otis, James - "Taxation without Representation is Tyranny"
Revere, Paul - "Midnight Ride" - St. Andrews Lodge & Grand Master of Massachusetts
Travis, Colonel William B. - Alamo
Buchanon, James - Lodge No. 43, Lancaster, PA
Ford, Gerald R. - Malta Lodge No. 465, Grand Rapids, MI
Garfield, James A. - Magnolia Lodge No. 20, Columbus, OH
Harding, Warren G. - Marion Lodge No. 70, Marion, OH
Jackson, Andrew - Harmony Lodge No. 1, Nashville, TN
Jefferson, Thomas - Charlottesville Lodge No. 90, Charlottesville, VA
Johnson, Andrew - Greenville Lodge No. 119, Greenville, TN
Madison, James - Hiram Lodge, Westmoreland County, VA
McKinley, William - Hiran Lodge No. 21, Winchester, NY
Monroe, James - Williamsburg Lodge No. 6, Williamsburg, VA
Polk, James K. - Lodge No. 31, Columbia, TN
Roosevelt, Franklin D. - Holland Lodge No. 8, New York, NY
Roosevelt, Theodore - Matinecock Lodge No. 806, Oyster Bay, NY
Taft, William Howard - initiated Occasional Lodge, Cincinnati, OH; affiliated Kilwinning Lodge No. 356, Cincinnati, OH
Truman, Harry S. - Belton Lodge No. 450, MO
Washington, George - Fredericksburg Lodge, Fredericksburg, VA
U.S. SUPREME COURT JUSTICES
Black, Hugo L. - Birmingham Temple Lodge No. 836, Birmingham, AL
Blair, Jr., John
Burton, Harold H.
Byrnes, James F.
Clark, Thomas C.
Clarke, John H.
Cushing, William - St. Andrews Lodge, Boston
Devanter, Willis Van
Douglas, William O.
Ellsworth, Oliver - Chief Justice
Field, Stephen J.
Harlan, John M.
Jackson, Robert H.
Jay, John - Chief Justice (1789-1795)
Lamar, Joseph E.
Marshall, John - Chief Justice (1801-1835) - Grand Master of Virginia (1793 & 1794)
Moody, William H.
Reed, Stanley F.
Rutledge, John - Chief Justice
Swayne, Noah H.
Taft, William H. - Chief Justice
Van Devanter, Willis
Vinson, Frederick M.
Warren, Earl - Chief Justice
Woods, William B.