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Famous Harvard Finals Club Members

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List of Famous Harvard Final Club Members ranked by fame and popularity. David Fincher's masterpiece “The Social Network” provided many viewers with their first look inside Harvard's prestigious Final Clubs. Each fall the Final Clubs hold a “punch season” in which freshmen and sophomores are evaluated for membership. Here is a list of famous Harvard Final Club members.

The Fox Club was founded in 1898 and it lists poet T.S. Eliot, figure skater Paul Wylie and Microsoft founder Bill Gates as members. Bill Gates famously left Harvard in 1975 because as he states in his autobiography, “I wasn’t sure the window of opportunity for starting up a software company would open again.” Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin was a member of the Phoenix SK Final Club.

The Spee Club was founded in 1852 and became the first Harvard Final Club to admit an African-American member in the 1960s. President John F. Kennedy and his brother Senator Robert F. Kennedy were both members of the Spree Club. Olympic rowers and American entrepreneurs Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss were both members of the Porcellian Club.

Who is the most famous Harvard Final Club members? Take a look at our list and let us know what you think of Final Clubs in the comments section.
  • John F. Kennedy

    John F. Kennedy

    Dec. at 46 (1917-1963)

    BirthplaceBrookline, Massachusetts, USA

    Spee Club
    John Fitzgerald Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), often referred to by initials JFK...  more
  • Bill Gates

    Bill Gates

    Age: 64

    BirthplaceSeattle, Washington, United States of America

    Fox Club
    William Henry Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, investor,...  more
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt

    Franklin D. Roosevelt

    Dec. at 63 (1882-1945)

    BirthplaceNew York City, Hyde Park, New York, USA

    Fly Club
    Franklin Delano Roosevelt (, ; January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945), often referred to by...  more
  • Robert F. Kennedy

    Robert F. Kennedy

    Dec. at 43 (1925-1968)

    BirthplaceBrookline, Massachusetts, USA

    Spee Club
    Robert Francis Kennedy (November 20, 1925 – June 6, 1968) was an American politician and...  more
  • Theodore Roosevelt

    Theodore Roosevelt

    Dec. at 61 (1858-1919)

    BirthplaceNew York City, Manhattan, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York

    Porcellian Club
    Theodore Roosevelt Jr. ( ROH-zə-velt; October 27, 1858 – January 6, 1919) was an American...  more
  • Ted Kennedy

    Ted Kennedy

    Dec. at 77 (1932-2009)

    BirthplaceEastern United States, Boston, New England, United States of America, Dorchester

    Owl Club
    Edward Moore "Ted" Kennedy (February 22, 1932 – August 25, 2009) was an American politician...  more
  • Steve Ballmer

    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

    Fox Club
    Steven Anthony Ballmer (; born March 24, 1956) is an American businessman and investor who was...  more
  • Deval Patrick

    Deval Patrick

    Age: 64

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Fly Club
    Deval Laurdine Patrick (born July 31, 1956) is an American politician, civil rights lawyer,...  more
  • T. S. Eliot

    T. S. Eliot

    Dec. at 77 (1888-1965)

    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri

    Fox Club
    Thomas Stearns Eliot (26 September 1888 – 4 January 1965), "one of the twentieth century's...  more
  • William Randolph Hearst

    William Randolph Hearst

    Dec. at 88 (1863-1951)

    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

    A.D. Club
    William Randolph Hearst Sr. (; April 29, 1863 – August 14, 1951) was an American businessman,...  more
  • Edward Everett

    Edward Everett

    Dec. at 71 (1794-1865)

    BirthplaceDorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

    Porcellian Club
    Edward Everett (April 11, 1794 – January 15, 1865) was an American politician, pastor,...  more
  • Bobby Jones

    Bobby Jones

    Dec. at 69 (1902-1971)

    BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia

    Owl Club
    Robert Tyre Jones Jr. (March 17, 1902 – December 18, 1971) was an American amateur golfer who...  more
  • Benjamin C. Bradlee

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    A.D. Club
    Benjamin Crowninshield Bradlee (August 26, 1921 – October 21, 2014) was an American...  more
  • Jay Rockefeller

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Fly Club
    John Davison "Jay" Rockefeller IV (born June 18, 1937) is an American politician who served as...  more
  • James Russell Lowell

    James Russell Lowell

    Dec. at 72 (1819-1891)

    BirthplaceCambridge, Massachusetts

    Porcellian Club
    James Russell Lowell (; February 22, 1819 – August 12, 1891) was an American Romantic poet,...  more
  • Birendra of Nepal

    Birendra of Nepal

    Dec. at 56 (1945-2001)

    BirthplaceKathmandu, Kathmandu Valley, Nepal

    Fox Club
    Birendra Bir Bikram Shah (Nepali: वीरेन्द्र वीर विक्रम शाह) (28 December 1945 – 1 June 2001)...  more
  • The Phoenix – S K Club
    Alphonse "Buddy" Fletcher Jr. (born December 19, 1965) is an American former hedge fund...  more
  • Joseph Story

    Joseph Story

    Dec. at 66 (1779-1845)

    BirthplaceMarblehead, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Massachusetts

    Porcellian Club
    Joseph Story (September 18, 1779 – September 10, 1845) was an American lawyer and jurist who...  more
  • Louis Agassiz Shaw Jr.
    Porcellian Club
    Louis Agassiz Shaw Jr. (September 25, 1886 – August 27, 1940) was an instructor of physiology...  more
  • James Blake

    BirthplaceYonkers, New York, USA

    A.D. Club
    James or Jim Blake may refer to:...  more
  • Robert L. Bacon

    Robert L. Bacon

    Dec. at 54 (1884-1938)

    BirthplaceEastern United States, Boston, Jamaica Plain, New England, United States of America

    The Phoenix – S K Club
    Robert Low Bacon (July 23, 1884 – September 12, 1938) was an American politician, a banker and...  more
  • Kaleil Isaza Tuzman

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    The Phoenix – S K Club
    Kaleil Isaza Tuzman is a former entrepreneur associated with digital media, who spent more...  more
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

    Dec. at 94 (1841-1935)

    BirthplaceEastern United States, Boston, Area code 617, New England, United States of America

    A.D. Club
    Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. (March 8, 1841 – March 6, 1935) was an American jurist who served as...  more
  • Charles William Eliot

    Charles William Eliot

    Dec. at 92 (1834-1926)

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts

    A.D. Club
    Charles William Eliot (March 20, 1834 – August 22, 1926) was an American academic who was...  more
  • Fred Gwynne

    Fred Gwynne

    Dec. at 67 (1926-1993)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Fly Club
    Frederick Hubbard Gwynne (July 10, 1926 – July 2, 1993) was an American actor, artist and...  more