Fraternity Glory Days, Part II: The Top Three Celebrity Frat Stars from 27 Fraternities
Alpha Epsilon Pi
Best known for his role as Willy Wonka in “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.”
Host of CNN's “The Situation Room.”
Ever heard of Facebook?
Alpha Sigma Phi
Legendary investor and philanthropist. As of 2010, the world’s third wealthiest person.
American golfing legend.
Horror film actor, played the Inventor in “Edward Scissorhands.”
Alpha Tao Omega
Florida legend, and sole hope for the South Carolina Gamecocks.
Billy Joe “Red” McCombs
Owner of the Minnesota Vikings and the San Antonio Spurs.
Legendary NFL head coach. Now known for his “Playoffs? Playoffs?” post-game news conference.
Beta Theta Pi
Al Borland on “Home Improvement” and former host of “Family Feud.”
Farva in “Super Troopers.”
One of the few classy sportscasters at ESPN.
Delta Kappa Epsilon
A Ton of Presidents
Rutherford B. Hayes, Theodore Roosevelt, Gerald Ford, George H. W. Bush, George W. Bush.
George “The Boss” Steinbrenner
Owner of the Yankees for 37 years until his death just last summer.
Former host of “American Bandstand” and “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve.”
Delta Tau Delta
Star of “The Drew Carey Show,” former host of “Whose Line Is It Anyways,” and current host of “The Price is Right.“
“We’re going streakin’!”
“How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days,” “Tropic Thunder,” “Failure to Launch,” “Fool’s Gold,” “We Are Marshall,” “Ghost of Girlfriends Past.”
Legendary Notre Dame football coach and football analyst.
Actor, singer, comedian and television personality. “Whose Line Is It Anyway?,” “The Wayne Brady Show,” “Don’t Forget The Lyrics!,” and “Let’s Make A Deal.”
Dr. Robert Cade
Inventor of Gatorade.
Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI)
Iconic American golfer.
Legendary host of “The Tonight Show.”
Founder of Nike.
Kappa Alpha Order
Blue Collar Comedy Tour, “Here’s your sign…,” and “The Bill Engvall Show.”
Lead singer of the Zac Brown Band.
Founder of Callaway Golf.
It’s 5 o’clock somewhere.
Billionaire owner of the Dallas Cowboys.
Current CEO of Playboy.
Lambda Chi Alpha
Country music mogul.
William E. Rasmussen
Founder of ESPN.
All you need to know is that he opposes the war on drugs.
Phi Delta Theta
Host of SportsCenter.
American Astronaut icon.
New England Patriots WR, fantasy team top pick.
Phi Kappa Theta
John F. Kennedy
American President and government version of Tiger Woods.
Co-founder of Microsoft.
Pope John Paul
Phi Kappa Tau
American actor, filmmaker, entrepreneur, humanitarian, and auto racing enthusiast.
Stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. Most known for his role on “King of Queens.“
Former publisher of Forbes magazine. Founded by his father, he passed the Forbes empire down to his son.
Pi Kappa Alpha
“Daily Show” host.
Kentucky Fried Chicken.
Pi Kappa Phi
2003 Winner of the World Series of Poker.
Lead singer of Alabama.
All-Star outfielder, once a member of the Cubs, Padres, Brewers, Cardinals, and Angels.
Pi Lambda Phi
Hall of Fame Major League Baseball player.
“King of Queens,” along with “Hitch,” “Paul Blart Mall Cop,” “Grown Ups,” and a few more…
American billionaire. Owner of the Dallas Mavericks and Landmark Theatres. Founder of HD cable network HDNet.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon
Drink a beer with Joe Dirt.
Bulls and Lakers legend.
Former USC head coach and current Seattle Seahawks head coach.
Sigma Alpha Mu
Syracuse University Heisman trophy winner. The movie “The Express” is based on his life.
Commissioner of the NBA.
President of the U.S. Soccer Federation.
New Orleans Saints stud quarterback, SI Sportsman of the Year.
“Late Show” host who was getting it done both with the wife and the coworker.
NFL great and current NFL analyst.
Sigma Phi Epsilon
Inventing the sport of basketball will get you on a lot of lists.
Owner of the Dallas Stars and Texas Rangers
Fred L. Turner
Chairman and contributor to America’s sole weight problem: McDonalds.
Actor in “Knocked Up,” “40-Year-Old Virgin,” “Role Models,” and “I Love You Man.”
Singer, songwriter, and producer.
“The Price Is Right” … or as Happy says: “The price is WRONG, b*tch!”
Dallas Cowboys quarterback.
American country music artist.
Current Master Distiller at Jack Daniels.
Tau Delta Phi
Father of Ben Stiller, Jerry starred in “King of Queens,” “Seinfeld,” and “Zoolander.”
Sammy Davis Jr.
American entertainer and active support of black civil rights.
Hall of Fame running back for the Denver Broncos.
Tau Kappa Epsilon
Age-old outlaw country singer. Big pothead.
A co-founder of all-things-music.
NFL Pittsburgh Steelers Superbowl MVP and football analyst.
Theta Delta Chi
“Caddyshack” ’s legendary Dr. Beeper.
Hollywood’s best known director and one of the wealthiest filmmakers in the world. Supposedly in all of Spielberg’s movies, he has placed the fraternity letters or something to do with the fraternity in his movies. He is a member of Theta Chi Fraternity and the symbol is “OX”. One is in “Men in Black” at the beginning where the bug is flying around and then heads towards the moon. With the bug's wings and the moon, it makes “OX”. Another is in “Jurassic Park.” When the family is sleeping in the trees, and the dinosour’s head comes up, the camera pans straight down to a tree trunk. At the bottom of the trunk there is an image of Theta Chi’s Fraternity crest there.
Zeta Beta Tau
Co-founder of Baskin-Robbins ice cream parlor.
Film and television producer, 'CSI,” “Amazing Race,” “Cold Case,” “Black Hawk Down,” “Pearl Harbor,” and so many more.
Owner of the New England Patriots, New England Revolution, and Gillette Stadium.