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27 Celebrities Who Were Beta Theta Pis

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This list contains information about famous Beta Theta Pis, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Beta Theta Pi is a social fraternity that was founded in 1839 at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. The organization has over 100 chapters across North America. Several famous actors, musicians, and politicians are members of Beta Theta Pi. You also might want to check celebs who were in Kappa Alpha Theta, famous Gamma Phi Betas, and Tri Delta celebrity alumni

Who is the most famous person who is a Beta Theta Pi? Robert Reed tops our list. The Brady Bunch actor joined the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity when he was attending Northwestern University in 1954. He performed in over eight plays during his time in college. In the late-1950s, Reed moved to Los Angeles to pursue his television acting career. Adam West joined the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity when he was attending Whitman College in 1951.

Several members of the Broken Lizard comedy group are Beta Theta Pis. Jay Chandrasekhar joined the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity when he was attending Colgate University in 1990. The group was first called Charred Goose Beak before adopting the Broken Lizard monicker. Erik Stolhanske, Kevin Heffernan, and Paul Soter are all members of both Broken Lizard and Beta Theta Pi.

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  • Robert Reed
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    Robert Reed joined the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity when he was attending Northwestern University in 1954.
    • Born: 1932-10-19
    • Age: Dec. at 60 (1932-1992)
    • Birthplace: Highland Park, Illinois, USA

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  • George Peppard
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    George Peppard joined the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity when he was attending Purdue in 1952.
    • Born: 1928-10-01
    • Age: Dec. at 66 (1928-1994)
    • Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Stephen Sondheim joined the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity when he was attending Williams College in 1950.
    • Born: 1930-03-22
    • Age: 90
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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  • Adam West
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    Adam West joined the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity when he was attending Whitman College in 1951.
    • Born: 1928-09-19
    • Age: 92
    • Birthplace: Walla Walla, Washington, United States of America

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