Famous Phi Kaps

Government, Politics & Law

  • Bob Riley (Alpha Kappa, Alabama, 1965)
    Governor of Alabama
  • David F. Nolan (Alpha Mu, MIT, 1965)
    Founder of the Libertarian Political Party
  • James Roche (Alpha Epsilon, IIT, 1960)
    20th Secretary of the Air Force
  • Lewis F. Powell Jr. (Alpha Alpha, Washington & Lee, 1929)
    US Supreme Court Justice
  • John A. McCone (Alpha Lambda, UC-Berkeley, 1922)
    Director of the CIA

Business & Industry

  • Adolphus A. Busch IV (Beta Gamma, Denver, 1976)
    CEO of Anheuser-Busch
  • Robert A. Cornog (Alpha Epsilon, IIT, 1961)
    CEO of Snap-On Tools
  • Pierre S. Du Pont (Alpha, Pennsylvania, 1890)
    CEO of General Motors
  • Donald F. Craib Jr. (Alpha Psi, UCLA, 1949)
    CEO of Allstate Insurance
  • Charles L. Jarvie (Alpha Rho, Cornell)
    President of Dr. Pepper

Education

  • Thomas F. Keller (Nu, Duke, 1954)
    Dean of The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University
  • Derek C. Bok (Alpha Tau, Stanford, 1951)
    President of Harvard University
  • John Corbally Jr. (Alpha Upsilon, Washington, 1947)
    President of the University of Illinois
  • Lowell J. Reed (Alpha Delta, Maine, 1907)
    President of Johns Hopkins University
  • Arthur C. Williard (Alpha Mu, MIT, 1904)
    President of the University of Illinois
  • William B. Gates (Tau, Randolph Macon, 1900)
    President of the University of Pennsylvania

Arts, Entertainment & Journalism

  • Skip Bayless (Alpha Iota, Vanderbilt, 1974)
    ESPN Anchor
  • Tom Wolfe (Alpha Alpha, Washington & Lee, 1951)
    Author of The Bonfire of the Vanities and other novels
  • William H. Davis (Upsilon, Northwestern, 1943)
    Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Golf Digest
  • E. Cardon Walker (Alpha Psi, UCLA, 1938)
    Chairman and CEO of Walt Disney Productions
  • Frederick de Cordova (Upsilon, Northwestern, 1931)
    Producer of The Tonight Show

Science & Medicine

  • G. David Low (Alpha Alpha, Washington & Lee, 1978)
    Astronaut on the space shuttle Columbia
  • Roger Chaffee (Alpha Epsilon, IIT, 1957)
    Astronaut on the space shuttle Apollo
  • Stanford Moore (Alpha Iota, Vanderbilt, 1935)
    Nobel Prize Winner for Chemistry
  • Edward Mills Purcell (Alpha Xi, Purdue, 1933)
    Nobel Prize Winner for Physics

Sports

  • Frank J. McGuire (Alpha Eta, South Carolina, 1966)
    University of South Carolina basketball head coach, NCAA Tournament winner, two-time ACC Coach of the Year winner, and inducted into both the Basketball and College Basketball Hall of Fame
  • Jeff Mullins (Nu, Duke, 1964)
    University of North Carolina-Charlotte basketball head coach and NBA champion
  • Gary Moeller (Alpha Chi, Ohio State, 1963)
    University of Michigan head football coach, three-time Big Ten conference winner, and two-time Big Ten Coach of the Year winner
  • Denzel E. “Denny” Crum (Alpha Psi, UCLA, 1960)
    University of Louisville basketball head coach, two-time NCAA Tournament winner, and inducted into both the Basketball and College Basketball Hall of Fame
  • Clarence “Biggie” Munn (Alpha Sigma, Minnesota, 1932)
    Former Michigan State head football coach, winner of a Big Ten conference championship, an NCAA football championship, and inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame
  • De Benneville “Bert” Bell (Alpha, Pennsylvania, 1918)
    Former Commissioner of the NFL and creator of the NFL draft