List of Phi Gamma Delta members

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Over the years, many members of the Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta (also known as FIJI) have gained notability in their chosen fields. Examples include one U.S. President, four U.S. Vice Presidents, eleven Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients, five Medal of Honor recipients, six Pulitzer Prize winners, two Nobel Prize winners, over 80 competitors in the Olympic Games (of which at least 28 Fijis have won at least 37 medals), and at least six billionaires.


Civil service[edit]


Media and literature[edit]


Science, technology, and medicine[edit]


Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients[edit]

Medal of Honor recipients[edit]

Nobel Prize winners[edit]

Pulitzer Prize winners[edit]

General officers[edit]

These are Brothers who have achieved the military rank of Brigadier General, Rear Admiral (lower half), (or the equivalent) or higher in the United States military.

Liberty ship namesakes[edit]

"Liberty ships" were cargo ships built rapidly in the United States in order to transport supplies overseas during World War II. Over 2700 Liberty ships were made, and several were named after members of Phi Gamma Delta. These include:

Fijis in sports halls of fame[edit]

Super Bowl Fijis[edit]

Presidents of the Boy Scouts of America[edit]

Three Fijis have been President of the Boy Scouts of America:

Other notable Phi Gams[edit]


  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ Lilly family largess has touched Cape
  3. ^
  4. ^ Lehman biography
  5. ^ Phi Gamma Delta songs
  6. ^ Rosero, Jessica. "The revolution begins within: Hudson County native brings his Cuban people back home", The Union City Reporter, May 28, 2006. Accessed August 23, 2008. "That is one of the torments plaguing Tomas, played by Kamar De Los Reyes, who is the lead character of Love & Suicide, which was co-written and directed by former Union City native Luis Moro and Lisa France."
  7. ^ "In the News: Dan Mangan Claims Two Juno Awards". Phi Gamma Delta. April 2, 2012. Archived from the original on April 11, 2012. 
  8. ^ Gene Cernan
  9. ^ Professional Basketball Club, LLC
  10. ^ a b c "Medal of Honor Recipients, World War I". United States Army Center of Military History. 
  11. ^ "Medal of Honor Recipients, Vietnam (A-L)". United States Army Center of Military History. 
  12. ^ "Medal of Honor Recipients, Korean War". United States Army Center of Military History. 
  13. ^ The Nobel Prize in Physics 1968
  14. ^ The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1954
  15. ^ a b c d e f Pulitzer Prize winners
  16. ^ "Gettysburg National Memorial Park: Officers' Tent". Retrieved August 26, 2007. 
  17. ^ "Phi Gamma Delta: Haynes Award". Archived from the original on September 27, 2007. Retrieved August 24, 2007. 
  18. ^ General Officer release
  19. ^ Vietnam War: Operation Dewey Canyon
  20. ^ General Bruce K. Holloway Biography
  21. ^ Major General LeRoy P. Hunt
  22. ^ Jacob Kline's gravesite at Arlington National Cemetery
  23. ^ Miller, Jr., John (1995) [1949]. "Chapter XI XIV Corps' First January Offensive: The West Front". Guadalcanal: The First Offensive. United States Army Center of Military History. CMH Pub 5-3. 
  24. ^ Major General Stanton R. Musser
  25. ^ Spectrum: Corps of Cadets Changing with Time
  26. ^ Major General USMC Reserve (Retired) Ronald K. Nelson
  27. ^ Biographies : MAJOR GENERAL JACK L. RIVES
  28. ^ Brigadier General John M. Rose, Jr.
  29. ^ William K. Morrill, JR profile
  30. ^ The Phi Gamma Delta, v.37, Board of Trustees of the Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta, 1914, University of Michigan.
  31. ^ Howell Scobey
  32. ^ Bob Konovsky
  33. ^ "John Wesley Powell Memorial Museum: Participants in the Second Trip down the Colorado River". Retrieved August 26, 2007. 
  34. ^ The Eyes of Texas are Upon You

External links[edit]