Some famous freemasons

This is a short selection of thousands

ACTORS

 

David Garrick 

Sir Donald Wolfitt 

Richard Todd 

Peter Sellers 

 

ARTISTS (Painters)

Sir John Soane

William Hogarth

Marc Chagall

ASTRONAUTS

Aldrin, Buzz. - Astronaut; 2nd man on the moon

Armstrong, Neil - Astronaut; first 1st man on the moon

Glenn, John H. - Astronaut/ U.S. Senator

 

ENTERTAINMENT

Wakeman Rick rock musician

Philip Serrell Antiques and TV

Borgnine, Ernest 

Cody, "Buffalo Bill" William

Costello, Lou 

DeMille, Cecil B. film producer

Fairbanks, Douglas 

Gable, Clark 

Hardy, Oliver 

Hope, Bob 

Houdini, Harry - magician

Mayer, Louis B. - film producer (MGM)

Rogers, Roy 

Phil Collins

Jim Davidson

Walt Disney

Bruce Forsyth

Bradley Walsh

Simon Cowell

INVENTORS & SCIENTISTS

Banks, Sir Joseph

Colt, Samuel - firearms inventor

Fleming, Sir Alexander - invented Penicillin

Franklin, Benjamin US Founding father and scientist

Gatling, Richard J. -(Gatling Gun)

Guillotin, Joseph Ignace (Guillotin)

Jenner, Edward - invented vaccination

Mesmer, Franz Anton - invented Hypnotism

Pullman, George (coaches)

Sarnoff, David - invented colour TV

Sax, Antoine Joseph - invented the saxophone
 

MUSICIANS

Armstrong, Louis - jazz musician

Bach, Johann Christian - Musician/Composer

Bassie, William "Count" - orchestra leader/composer

Cole, Nat 'King' - singer

Ellington, Duke - composer, arranger and band leader

Wesley, Samuel - Musician and churchman

COMPOSERS

Bach, Johann Christian 

Edward Elgar 

Haydn, Joseph

Listz, Frank

Mahler Gustav

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus 

Sibelius, Jean

Sousa, John Philip 

Sullivan, Sir Arthur 

PIONEERS & EXPLORERS

Prince Hal (first US black mason 1787)

Burton, Sir Richard (Tutenkhamun)

Crockett, David - Frontiersman and Alamo 

Lindbergh, Charles - 

Livingston, Robert 

Scott, Capt. Robert Falcon - English Explorers

Shackleton, Sir Ernest - English Explorer

R J Mitchell (designed the Spitfire)

Gustav Eiffel

Henry Ford

Lord Leverhulme

SPORTSMEN

Peter Ebdon

Arnold Palmer

Ron Greenwood

Alf Ramsey

Len  Hutton

Herbert Sutcliffe

Don Revie

Harold Abrahams

Alec Rose

Donald Campbell

Jock Stein

Tony Alcock

 

RELIGIOUS

Evans, Hugh I. Head Presbyterians  USA

Fisher, Geoffrey - Archbishop of Canterbury 

Jackson, Reverend Jesse - Minister

Smith, Joseph 

Young, Brigham

U.S. PRESIDENTS  include

Buchanan, James 

Ford, Gerald R. 

Garfield, James A.

Jackson, Andrew 

Jefferson, Thomas

Johnson, Andrew 

Madison, James 

McKinley, William 

Monroe, James a

Roosevelt, Franklin D

Roosevelt, Theodore 

Taft, William Howard 

Truman, Harry S. 

Washington, George

 

WORLD LEADERS

Arthur Worsley, Duke of Wellington

Bjornsson, Sveinn - 1st President of Iceland

Bolivar, Simon - Liberator of South America

Bonaparte, Napolean and his four brothers

Burke, Edmund - Irish-born British politician and writer

Canning, George British Prime Minister 1827

Churchill, Lord Randolph 

Churchill, Winston S.

King Edward VII

King Edward VIII

King George VI

King William IV 

Francis II - Holy Roman Emperor 

Frederick The Great - King of Prussia

King George I Greece

King George II Greece 

King Gustavus VI Adolphus Sweden 

King Charles XIII -  Sweden 

King Leopold I

Emperor Peter the Great Russia

Rhodes, Cecil - Prime Minister - formed Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)

King William I - Prussia 

King William II -Netherlands 

WRITERS

Burns, Robert 

Doyle, Sir Author Conan - Sherlock Holmes

Goethe, Wolgang von

Kipling, Rudyard

Pushkin, Alexander - Russian poet

Schiller, Friedrich German poet

Scott, Sir Walter

Swift, Johnathan - "Gulliver's Travels"

Twain, Mark

Voltaire - French writer and philosopher

 

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