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List Rules Notable people belonging to The Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine

List of Famous Shriners ranked by fame and popularity. The Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine, known as Shriners is a fraternal, charitable organization that incorporates the Masonic principles of brotherly love, relief and truth into their core beliefs. The Shriners have chapters all over the world that have been home to many famous individuals over the years.

Who is the most famous Shriner? Former President Franklin Delano Roosevelt tops our list. Other notable politicians who are Shriners include Harry S. Truman, Gerald Ford and Warren G. Harding. The Shriners operate 22 hospitals across the United States, Canada and Mexico that treat orthopedic injuries, diseases, and birth defects in children.

Hollywood is also home to some famous Shriners. “Gone with the Wind” actor Clark Gable and the famous Western actor John Wayne were both members of the Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine. Musicians Count Basie, Duke Ellington and Johnny Cash all call themselves Shriners as well. Actor and comedian Mel Blanc was a Shriner and he provided the voice for Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig and other famous Warner Brothers' characters.

What do you think about the Shriners operating charitable children's hospitals? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
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Franklin D. Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 63 (1882-1945)

Buzz Aldrin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Shriners Members
age 88

Clark Gable is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 59 (1901-1960)

John Wayne is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 72 (1907-1979)

Harry S. Truman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 88 (1884-1972)

Harry Houdini is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 52 (1874-1926)

George M. Cohan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 64 (1878-1942)

Ernest Borgnine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 95 (1917-2012)

Gerald Ford is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 93 (1913-2006)

Gus Grissom is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 41 (1926-1967)

Warren G. Harding is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 58 (1865-1923)

Thurgood Marshall is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 85 (1908-1993)

Gordon Cooper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 77 (1927-2004)

Kris Kristofferson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Shriners Members

Mel Blanc is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Died at 81 (1908-1989)

Johnny Cash is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 71 (1932-2003)

Count Basie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 80 (1904-1984)

Glenn Ford is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 90 (1916-2006)

Will Rogers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 56 (1879-1935)

Dick Powell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 59 (1904-1963)

Thomas P. Stafford is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Shriners Members

Gene Autry is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 91 (1907-1998)

Cecil B. DeMille is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 78 (1881-1959)

Nat King Cole is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 46 (1919-1965)

Duke Ellington is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 75 (1899-1974)

Barry Goldwater, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Shriners Members

Douglas MacArthur is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 84 (1880-1964)

Sugar Ray Robinson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 68 (1921-1989)

Michael Richards is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Shriners Members

Jack Kemp is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 74 (1935-2009)

Norman Vincent Peale is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 95 (1898-1993)

John Philip Sousa is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 78 (1854-1932)

David Pearson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Shriners Members
age 83

Dave Thomas is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 70 (1932-2002)

Louis B. Mayer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 73 (1884-1957)

Earl Warren is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 83 (1891-1974)

Hubert Humphrey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 67 (1911-1978)

Bob Dole is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Shriners Members
age 94

Oliver Hardy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 65 (1892-1957)

Walter Chrysler is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 65 (1875-1940)

Arnold Palmer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Shriners Members
age 88

Irving Berlin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 101 (1888-1989)

Jack Warner is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 86 (1895-1981)

Jack Dempsey is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 88 (1895-1983)

Red Skelton is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 84 (1913-1997)

J. Edgar Hoover is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 77 (1895-1972)

John Diefenbaker is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 84 (1895-1979)

Bart Starr is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Shriners Members
age 84

Claire Lee Chennault is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 65 (1893-1958)

Ty Cobb is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Shriners Members
Dec. at 75 (1886-1961)