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List Rules Notable members of the Hasty Pudding Club and Hasty Pudding Theatricals

List of Famous Hasty Pudding Club and Hasty Pudding Theatricals Members ranked by fame and popularity. The Hasty Pudding Club was formed at Harvard University in 1795. The group spawned the performance group The Hasty Pudding Theatricals in 1844. Through the years, Harvard's Hasty Pudding organizations have hosted many talented and influential members. Enjoy this list of famous Hasty Pudding Club and Hasty Pudding Theatricals members.

Who are some of the most famous members of the Hasty Pudding groups? Presidents John F. Kennedy and Franklin D. Roosevelt were members of both the Hasty Pudding Club as well as the Theatricals. FDR was treasurer of the Theatricals and performed as a chorus girl in a performance of “Catnippers.” Other famous politicians that were members of Harvard's prestigious Hasty Pudding Club include John Adams and Theodore Roosevelt.


Comedic actors and “The Office” veterans B.J. Novak and Rashida Jones both were involved with the Hasty Pudding organizations. Jones, who is the daughter of the musician Quincy Jones, co-composed the score for a performance back in 1997. Funny man Jack Lemmon and former “Daily Show” correspondent Mo Rocca were both involved with the Hasty Pudding Theatricals.

Who do you think is the most influential member of Harvard's Hasty Pudding groups? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
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John F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 46 (1917-1963) from USA, Massachussetts, Brookline
Franklin D. Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 63 (1882-1945) from Hyde Park, New York, United States of America
Rashida Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Age 42 from Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Theodore Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 61 (1858-1919) from Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America
Ted Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 77 (1932-2009) from Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Jack Lemmon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 76 (1925-2001) from USA, Massachusetts, Newton
B. J. Novak is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Age 39 from USA, Massachusetts, Newton
J. P. Morgan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 76 (1837-1913) from Hartford, Connecticut
John Quincy Adams is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 81 (1767-1848) from Braintree, Massachusetts, United States of America
Paris Barclay is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Age 62 from Illinois, Chicago Heights, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Cook County
William Randolph Hearst ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 88 (1863-1951) from California, United States of America
William F. Weld is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Age 73 from Smithtown, New York, USA
Erich Segal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 73 (1937-2010) from New York City, New York
Alistair Cooke is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 96 (1908-2004) from Salford, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Henry Cabot Lodge is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 74 (1850-1924) from Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Alan Jay Lerner is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 68 (1918-1986) from New York City, New York, United States of America
George Plimpton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 76 (1927-2003) from New York City, New York, United States of America
John Adams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 91 (1735-1826) from Braintree, Massachusetts, United States of America
John S. Reed is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Age 80 from Chicago, Illinois
Fred Gwynne is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 67 (1926-1993) from New York City, USA, New York
Robert Benchley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 56 (1889-1945) from USA, Massachusetts, Worcester
Andy Borowitz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Age 61 from Shaker Heights, Ohio, United States of America
Mo Rocca is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Age 50 from Washington, D.C., United States of America
George Santayana is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Dec. at 89 (1863-1952) from Madrid, Spain
Grover Norquist is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Hasty Pudding Club Members
Age 62 from Sharon, Pennsylvania, United States of America