Phi Beta Kappa

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MottoLove of learning is the guide of life
FormationDecember 5, 1776
Headquarters1606 New Hampshire Ave. NWWashington D.C., United States
Typehonor society
Membership• John Quincy Adams
• Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
• William Howard Taft
• Theodore Roosevelt
• George Santayana
• John D. Rockefeller Jr.
• Elihu Root
• John Foster Dulles
• Nelson Rockefeller
• Frank Oppenheimer
• Ed Muskie
• Robert McNamara
• Caspar Weinberger
• John Paul Stevens
• Frank Church
• George H. W. Bush
• Henry Kissinger
• Robert Rubin
• Barack Obama Sr.
• Paul Wellstone
• R. James Woolsey Jr.
• Joe Lieberman
• Richard Blumenthal
• Bill Clinton
• Louis Freeh
• Frank H. Easterbrook
• Benazir Bhutto
• Jeb Bush
• Condoleezza Rice
• Ben Bernanke
• Robert Zoellick
• Lawrence B. Lindsey
• John Roberts
• Sonia Sotomayor
• Arthur R. Taylor
• David Addington
• Jennifer Granholm
• Peter Orsag
• Eliot Spitzer
• Daniel Pearl
• John D. Rockefeller
• Franklin D. Roosevelt
• Harry S. Truman
• Mark Twain
A large honor society with chapters in about 10% of US higher learning institutions.

Founded at The College of William and Mary on December 5, 1776, as the first collegiate Greek-letter fraternity, it was among the earliest collegiate fraternal societies and remains the oldest existing American academic honor society.


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