Phi Beta Kappa Fraternity

Historical Frats

Vote Ranking  

1

Learned Hand

Judge

100% (2 of 2 votes)

2

David Packard

Entrepreneur

100% (1 of 1 votes)

3

Aaron Persky

Judge

100% (2 of 2 votes)

4

Ella Grasso

U.S. Governor

100% (3 of 3 votes)

5

Hallie Jackson

Commentator

90.91% (10 of 11 votes)

6

Elijah Cummings

U.S. Congressman

80.0% (4 of 5 votes)

7

Jake Tapper

Commentator

73.91% (17 of 23 votes)

8

David Dellinger

Advocate

66.67% (6 of 9 votes)

9

Allen Tate

Poet

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

10

David Voce

TV Reality Show Contestant

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

11

Alice Denham

Author

60.0% (6 of 10 votes)

12

Chester Arthur

U.S. President

60.0% (21 of 35 votes)

13

Merrick Garland

Judge

57.33% (133 of 232 votes)

14

John Quincy Adams

U.S. President

57.00% (118 of 207 votes)

15

Josh Hawley

U.S. Senator

56.83% (341 of 600 votes)

16

Woodrow Wilson

U.S. President

56.25% (27 of 48 votes)

17

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

U.S. President

56.18% (50 of 89 votes)

18

Grover Cleveland

U.S. President

55.46% (66 of 119 votes)

19

Theodore Roosevelt

U.S. President

55.41% (41 of 74 votes)

20

Martin Van Buren

U.S. President

55.26% (42 of 76 votes)

21

Todd Gitlin

Advocate

55.14% (59 of 107 votes)

22

James Garfield

U.S. President

54.84% (17 of 31 votes)

23

Franklin Pierce

U.S. President

54.67% (41 of 75 votes)

24

Neil Gorsuch

Judge

54.39% (620 of 1140 votes)

25

Calvin Coolidge

U.S. President

54.29% (57 of 105 votes)

26

Amanda Gorman

Poet

53.57% (150 of 280 votes)

27

Rutherford B. Hayes

U.S. President

53.49% (23 of 43 votes)

28

Johnny Marks

Songwriter

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

29

Brian Stack

TV Personality

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

30

John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

Philanthropist

28.57% (2 of 7 votes)

31

Alain Locke

Philosopher

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

32

Mark Van Doren

Poet

10.0% (2 of 20 votes)

33

Victoria Reggie Kennedy

Celebrity's Relative

5.00% (2 of 40 votes)

34

Zoe Baird

Attorney

2.63% (1 of 38 votes)

35

Patricia Roberts Harris

Politician

0% (0 of 4 votes)

36

Chien-Shiung Wu

Scientist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

37

Robert F. Wagner Sr.

U.S. Senator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

38

Robert Venturi

Architect

0% (0 of 1 votes)

39

Thomas Wentworth Higginson

Critic

0% (0 of 0 votes)

40

Juliet Poyntz

Advocate

0% (0 of 0 votes)

41

Allan Lichtman

Author

0% (0 of 1 votes)

42

Countee Cullen

Poet

0% (0 of 1 votes)

43

Larry Sabato

Commentator

0% (0 of 1 votes)

44

William H. Prescott

Author

0% (0 of 1 votes)

45

Elihu Root

U.S. Secretary of State

0% (0 of 1 votes)

46

Ernest Lawrence Thayer

Poet

0% (0 of 0 votes)

47

Ross Macdonald

Author

0% (0 of 0 votes)

48

Carl Albert

U.S. Congressman

0% (0 of 1 votes)

49

Al Neuharth

Publisher

0% (0 of 0 votes)

50

Dean Rusk

U.S. Secretary of State

0% (0 of 2 votes)

51

Archibald MacLeish

Poet

0% (0 of 4 votes)

52

Christopher Cranch

Artist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

53

Eddie Lampert

Entrepreneur

0% (0 of 0 votes)

54

Gail Carson Levine

Author

0% (0 of 1 votes)

55

Ta-Nehisi Coates

Author

0% (0 of 0 votes)

56

Drew Griffin

Commentator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

57

Leroy Anderson

Composer

0% (0 of 3 votes)

58

Bob Simon

Commentator

0% (0 of 1 votes)

59

Randall Jarrell

Poet

0% (0 of 2 votes)

60

Joseph Story

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

0% (0 of 0 votes)

61

Joseph E. Davies

Diplomat

0% (0 of 2 votes)

62

Sylvia Porter

Commentator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

63

Rosalyn S. Yalow

Scientist

0% (0 of 2 votes)