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List of Famous Harvard Lampoon Members ranked by fame and popularity. The Harvard Lampoon is a comical publication that was founded in 1876 at Harvard University. The humor magazine has been the first stop in the careers of successful writers, comics and actors. Who are some of the most famous Harvard Lampoon Members? Check out this impressive list of truly hilarious individuals.

The most famous Harvard Lampoon alumni has got to be Conan O'Brien. The funnyman was a former president of the Lampoon and oversaw a devious prank involving “Batman and Robin” actor Burt Ward. Writer B.J. Novak better known as “Ryan the temp” from “The Office” also spent some time writing for the Harvard Lampoon. American author John Updike was president of the Lampoon in 1954.

In the 70s, the Lampoon produced live shows “National Lampoon Lemmings” and “The National Lampoon Radio Hour” introducing audiences to the talents of John Belushi, Christopher Guest and Chevy Chase. The National Lampoon has also went on to create classic comedic films like “Animal House,” “Class Reunion,” and Chevy Chase's “Vacation” series.

Who do you think is the funniest member of the Harvard Lampoon? Check out this list and share your thoughts in the comments section.
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John Belushi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
John Belushi Died at 33 (1949-1982)

Conan O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Conan O'Brien age 54

Chevy Chase is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Chevy Chase age 74

Christopher Guest is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members

John Updike is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
John Updike Died at 77 (1932-2009)

William Randolph Hearst is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
William Randolph Hearst Died at 88 (1863-1951)

Harry Shearer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Harry Shearer age 74

James Murdoch is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
James Murdoch age 45

B. J. Novak is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
B. J. Novak age 38

George Plimpton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
George Plimpton Died at 76 (1927-2003)

Paul Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Paul Jacobs age 41

Michael Schur is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Michael Schur age 42

Greg Daniels is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Greg Daniels age 54

Fred Gwynne is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Fred Gwynne Died at 67 (1926-1993)

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Andy Borowitz is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Andy Borowitz age 60

George Santayana is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
George Santayana Died at 89 (1863-1952)

Eric Kaplan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Eric Kaplan age 46

Carter Burwell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members

Mark Driscoll is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Mark Driscoll age 47

Ian Frazer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Ian Frazer age 65

Etan Cohen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Etan Cohen age 44

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Marty Kaplan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members

George Meyer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
George Meyer age 62

Judy Budnitz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Judy Budnitz age 45

Mark O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Mark O'Donnell Died at 58 (1954-2012)

Al Jean is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Al Jean age 57

Kurt Andersen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Kurt Andersen age 63

Robert Carlock is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members

Jim Downey is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Jim Downey age 65

Sidney Carroll is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Sidney Carroll Died at 75 (1913-1988)

Paul Simms is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members

Matt Hubbard is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members

Patricia Marx is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Patricia Marx

Lawrence O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members

Garry Goodrow is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Harvard Lampoon Members
Garry Goodrow Died at 81 (1933-2014)