Clubs
9.7k readers

Famous Princeton Eating Club Members List

9.7k views92 items

List of Famous Princeton Eating Club Members ranked by fame and popularity. Princeton's Eating Clubs serve as a place where members can eat their meals, study and socialize. Through the years, Princeton's Eating Clubs membership has included actors, authors and politicians. Who is the most famous Eating Club member? Take a look at this list to find out who lands in the top spot.

The Ivy Club is the oldest Eating Club at Princeton and it was featured in F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel “This Side of Paradise.” Famous members of the Ivy Club include President Woodrow Wilson, Pulitzer Prize winner Booth Tarkington and model Lauren Bush. The Colonial Club's membership includes Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt and “Prison Break” actor Wentworth Miller.

The Terrace Club, founded in 1904, includes authors Jonathan Safran Foer and Jonathan Ames as members, as well as the jazz guitarist and frequent Dave Matthews collaborator Stanley Jordan. Brooke Shields, Dean Cain and Donald Rumsfeld all joined the Cap and Gown Club. Actors David Duchovny and James Sterwart were alumni of the Charter Club as was “30 Rock's” fictional character Jack Donaghy.

What do you think of the famous members of Princeton Eating Clubs? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
...more
  • Adlai Stevenson II

    Dec. at 65 (1900-1965)
    Quadrangle Club
  • Hobey Baker

    Dec. at 26 (1892-1918)
    The Ivy Club
  • Colonial Club
  • José Ferrer

    Dec. at 80 (1912-1992)
    Princeton Charter Club
  • Tiger Inn
  • Russell E. Train

    Dec. at 92 (1920-2012)
  • Booth Tarkington

    Dec. at 77 (1869-1946)
    The Ivy Club
  • Ian Caldwell

    Age: 44
  • Arthur Krock

    Dec. at 88 (1886-1974)
    The Ivy Club
  • R. W. Apple

    Dec. at 72 (1934-2006)
    Quadrangle Club
  • Rodman Wanamaker

    Dec. at 65 (1863-1928)
    The Ivy Club
  • John Peale Bishop

    Dec. at 52 (1892-1944)
  • Cosmo Iacavazzi

    Age: 77
    Tiger Inn
  • Bill Ford

    Dec. at 79 (1915-1994)
    The Ivy Club
  • Joel Rosenman

    Age: 78
  • Peter Moskos

    Age: 49
  • Terdema Ussery

    The Ivy Club
  • A. M. Woods

    Tiger Inn
  • Moira Forbes

    Age: 41
  • Lem Billings

    Dec. at 65 (1916-1981)
    The Ivy Club
  • The Ivy Club
  • The Ivy Club
  • The Ivy Club
  • Thomas F. Gibson

    The Ivy Club
  • Frederick Hitz

    Age: 80
    The Ivy Club