Clubs Famous Knights of Pythias  

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List of Famous Knights of Pythias Members ranked by fame and popularity. The Knights of Pythias is a secret society, fraternal organization that was founded in 1864. Membership is primarily white men in good health who believe in a Supreme Being. Through the years, the Knights of Pythias have had many famous and influential members.

Who is the most famous Knights of Pythias Member? Former President Franklin Delano Roosevelt tops our list. Roosevelt was a valued member of the Knights of Pythias and they have named their Brooklyn Lodge in his honor. Other notable politicians that are members of the Knights of Pythias include William McKinley, Warren G. Harding and the infamous “sexter” Anthony Weiner.

The Knights of Pythias contribute a great deal to charity. They take care of members in distress and give aid to victims of disasters. They also sponsor scholarship funds, blood drives and highway safety programs. The group's auxiliary organizations include the Pythian Sisters, the Pythian Sunshine Girls and the Junior Order of Princes of Syracuse. The Knights of Pythias also have a social club within their organization called the Dramatic Order of the Knights of Khorassan.

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Franklin D. Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 63 (1882-1945)

William McKinley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 58 (1843-1901)

Sun Ra is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 79 (1914-1993)

Warren G. Harding is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 58 (1865-1923)

Hubert Humphrey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 67 (1911-1978)

Robert Byrd is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 93 (1917-2010)

Anthony D. Weiner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias

Francis E. Warren is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 85 (1844-1929)

Nelson Rockefeller is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 71 (1908-1979)

William Jennings Bryan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 65 (1860-1925)

Peter T. King is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
age 74

Chuck Schumer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
age 67

James E. West is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 55 (1951-2006)

Joe Rollins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 90 (1918-2008)

A. A. Ames is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 69 (1842-1911)

Bob Jones, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 85 (1883-1968)

Benjamin N. Cardozo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 68 (1870-1938)

Clifford Brooks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias

Richard Irvine Manning III is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 72 (1859-1931)

Frederick Zimmermann is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 61 (1906-1967)

Hugo Black is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 85 (1886-1971)

Lew Wallace is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 78 (1827-1905)

Freddy Martin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 77 (1906-1983)

John Ellis Martineau is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 64 (1873-1937)

J. Millard Tawes is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
J. Millard Tawes Died at 85 (1894-1979)

Leopold Caspari is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Died at 85 (1830-1915)