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
Dec. at 63 (1882-1945)

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

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

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

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

Robert Byrd is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Dec. 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
Dec. at 85 (1844-1929)

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

William Jennings Bryan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Dec. 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
Dec. at 55 (1951-2006)

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

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

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

Benjamin N. Cardozo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Knights of Pythias
Dec. 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
Dec. at 72 (1859-1931)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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