Famous Knights of Columbus Members People
84  items 4,304 views by  more info

Famous Knights of Columbus Members

List of Famous Knights of Columbus Members ranked by fame and popularity. The Knights of Columbus are a fraternal, Catholic service organization that was founded in 1882. They follow the principles of Charity, Unity, Fraternity and Patriotism. The Knights of Columbus gave over $158 million in charitable donations in 2011 alone and they offer their members the benefit of a professional life insurance policy.

Who is the most famous Knights of Columbus member? Former President John F. Kennedy tops our list. Kennedy joined the Knights of Columbus in 1946, the same year that he was elected to Congress. The Knights of Columbus offer a scholarship to Catholic students in his honor. Other notable politicians that are also members of the Knights of Columbus include Ted Kennedy, John Boehner and Jeb Bush.

Many famous individuals from the world of sports are also Knights of Columbus members. Former Chicago Bears coach Mike Ditka, boxer Floyd Patterson and baseball legend Babe Ruth are all members. Of course, many prominent figures from the Catholic church are also members of the Knights of Columbus including William Cardinal Levada, Donald Wuerl and Fulton J. Sheen.

What do you think of charitable organizations like the Knights of Columbus? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
</> Rerank List
  1. open
  2. open
  3. open
  4. open
  5. open
  6. open
  7. open
  8. 1953

  9. open
  10. open
  11. open
  12. open
  13. open
  14. open
  15. open
  16. open
  17. open
  18. open
  19. open
  20. open
  21. open
  22. open
  23. open
  24. open
  25. open
  26. 85 +

    Something missing? Add it!

items 1 - 25 of 84

think you can do better?

Rerank This List

got a blog or website?

embed this list

viewers of this list also saw...

more popular lists