Secret Societies Famous Rosicrucians List  

Xavier Freeman
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List Rules Members of historical and modern Rosicrucian groups

List of Famous Rosicrucians ranked by fame and popularity. Rosicrucians are a secret society based on ancient documents that were first published in Germany. Rosicrucianism has influenced several Freemason rites including the Rectified Scottish Rite and the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite. Over time, several prominent politicians and influential members of society have been associates of the Rosicrucians.

Who are some of the most famous and influential Rosicrucians? George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and Benjamin Franklin were all members of the secret society. The prolific writer Victor Hugo was also rumored to be a Rosicrucian. Hugo wrote brilliant novels such as “Les Miserables” and “The Hunchback of Notre-Dame.” He was a man of great principles and he decided to live in exile after Louis Napoleon established an anti-parliamentary constitution in France.

Writer, activist and revolutionary Thomas Paine was also a Rosicrucian. Paine famously encouraged the patriots to declare independence from England at the start of the American Revolutionary War. The Italian philosopher Giordano Bruno also followed the teachings of Rosicrucianism.

What do you think of secret societies like the Rosicrucians? Check out this list of famous Rosicrucians and let us know what you think about secret societies in the comments section.
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George Washington is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 67 (1732-1799)

Abraham Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 56 (1809-1865)

Benjamin Franklin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 84 (1706-1790)

Walt Disney is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 65 (1901-1966)

Victor Hugo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 83 (1802-1885)

Isaac Newton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 84 (1643-1727)

Leonardo da Vinci is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 67 (1452-1519)

Thomas Paine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 72 (1737-1809)

Dante Alighieri is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 56 (1265-1321)

Blaise Pascal is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 39 (1623-1662)

Édith Piaf is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 48 (1915-1963)

Napoleon Bonaparte is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 52 (1769-1821)

Giordano Bruno is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 52 (1548-1600)

William Lloyd Garrison is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 74 (1805-1879)

René Descartes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 54 (1596-1650)

George Lippard is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
George Lippard Dec. at 32 (1822-1854)

John Brown is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 57 (1826-1883)

Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List

Paschal Beverly Randolph is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 50 (1825-1875)

George Clymer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 74 (1739-1813)

R. Swinburne Clymer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
R. Swinburne Clymer Dec. at 88 (1878-1966)

Francis Bacon is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 65 (1561-1626)

Arnold Krumm-Heller is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Arnold Krumm-Heller Dec. at 73 (1876-1949)

Alexander Wilder is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Alexander Wilder Dec. at 85 (1823-1908)

Paul Tyner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Paul Tyner age 79

Edward H. Brown is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Edward H. Brown

Freeman B. Dowd is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Freeman B. Dowd

Jakob Böhme is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 49 (1575-1624)

Harvey Spencer Lewis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 56 (1883-1939)

Thomas Aquinas is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 49 (1225-1274)

Ralph Maxwell Lewis is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 83 (1904-1987)

Gary L. Stewart is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Gary L. Stewart age 65

Christian Bernard is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Christian Bernard age 66

Gene Roddenberry is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 70 (1921-1991)

Holly Palance is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
age 67

Michael Faraday is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 76 (1791-1867)

Johannes Kelpius is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 41 (1667-1708)

Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 49 (1486-1535)

Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 70 (1646-1716)

Christopher Wren is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 91 (1632-1723)

Claude Debussy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 56 (1862-1918)

Erik Satie is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 59 (1866-1925)

Annie Besant is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 86 (1847-1933)

Marie Russak is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Marie Russak Dec. at 80 (1865-1945)

J. I. Wedgwood is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
J. I. Wedgwood Dec. at 68 (1883-1951)

Max Heindel is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 54 (1865-1919)

William Robert Woodman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
William Robert Woodman Dec. at 63 (1828-1891)

William Wynn Westcott is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 77 (1848-1925)

Samuel Liddell MacGregor Mathe... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 64 (1854-1918)

Manly Palmer Hall is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Rosicrucians List
Dec. at 89 (1901-1990)