List of Famous Elks Members ranked by fame and popularity. The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, better known as the Elks, is one of the largest fraternal orders in the United States. Founded in 1868, the Elks require members to have a belief in God, good moral character, American citizenship and be over 21 in age. Through the years, the Elks have had quite a few famous members including actors, athletes and politicians. Enjoy this list of famous elks members.
Who are some of the most famous Elks members? President John F. Kennedy is at the top of our list. Other presidential Elks members include Franklin D. Roosevelt, Dwight D. Eisenhower and Harry Truman. Some famous sports figures also made our list. Popular Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi, golf legend Bobby Jones and MLB Hall-of-Famer Mickey Mantle are all members of the fraternal order of Elks.
A couple of Oscar-winners also rank high on our list of famous Elks members. Actor/Director Ben Affleck and Actor/Director Clint Eastwood both are current members of the Elks. Funny man Jack Benny and Western actor Will Rogers are also card carrying members.What do you think of all these famous Elks members? Check out the list and let us know who you think is the most famous Elks member in the comments section.