Clubs Famous Scroll and Key Members  

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List of Famous Scroll and Key Members ranked by fame and popularity. Yale is home to several secret societies and the Scroll and Key society has had its fair share of famous and influential members. In their junior year, members are selected based on their achievements in any field whether academic or personal. Who is the most famous Scroll and Key member? Check out this list to find out the ranking of famous Scroll and Key members.

Yale's Scroll and Key society was founded in 1842. Since then many notable figures have claimed membership. The composer Cole Porter attended Yale in 1909 and quickly became a Scroll and Key member. Porter wrote over 300 songs while attending the university. NBC anchor and former host of Dateline Stone Phillips is also a member of the secret society.

The Scroll and Key society have many traditions that are past down year after year. At the close of their sessions, members have been known to sing on the front steps of their hall. Members also sign their letters “yours in truth” and they hold annual events called “Z.S.”

What do you think of Yale's Scroll and Key society? Check out this list of members and share your thoughts in the comments section.
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John Lindsay is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 79 (1921-2000)

Cole Porter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 73 (1891-1964)

A. Bartlett Giamatti is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 51 (1938-1989)

Cornelius Vanderbilt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 83 (1794-1877)

Fareed Zakaria is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members

Sargent Shriver is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 96 (1915-2011)

Carter Harrison, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 68 (1825-1893)

James Stillman Rockefeller is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 102 (1902-2004)

George Roy Hill is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 81 (1921-2002)

Stone Phillips is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members

Gideon Rose is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members

Cyrus Vance is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 85 (1917-2002)

Robert D. Orr is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 87 (1917-2004)

Peter H. Dominick is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 66 (1915-1981)

Robert R. McCormick is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 75 (1880-1955)

Philip Heymann is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members

Joseph Medill Patterson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 67 (1879-1946)

John Franklin Enders is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 88 (1897-1985)

Calvin Trillin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members

Joseph M. McCormick is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 48 (1877-1925)

Benjamin Spock is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 95 (1903-1998)

Garry Trudeau is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
age 69

Warren Zimmermann is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Died at 70 (1934-2004)

Richardson Dilworth is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Richardson Dilworth Died at 76 (1898-1974)

Frederick B. Dent is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Frederick B. Dent age 95

Brewster Jennings is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Brewster Jennings Died at 70 (1898-1968)

Tom Enders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
age 59

Mortimer R. Proctor is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Mortimer R. Proctor Died at 79 (1889-1968)

Ari Shapiro is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
age 39

Roscoe S. Suddarth is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members
Roscoe S. Suddarth Died at 78 (1935-2013)

Dahlia Lithwick is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Scroll and Key Members

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