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Notable Kappa Sigs

Kappa Sigma has produced two Nobel laureates, an astronaut, five senators, nine congressmen, seven governors, a deputy prime minister, the only American-born F1 racing champion, and many successful businessmen. Some of Kappa Sigma's notable alumni include:

  Bob Dole (Gamma-Omicron), Former United States Senator, Kansas, Republican Presidential candidate
John Ehrlichman (Delta Nu), Counsel and Assistant to the President for Domestic Affairs under President Richard Nixon
Dustin McDaniel (Xi), Arkansas' Attorney General
Vic Snyder Williamette University, Congressman, Arkansas
Dante Fascell (Epsilon-Beta) Former Congressman, Florida
John Murtha (Beta-Delta) Congressman, Pennsylvania
Estes Kefauver (Lambda) Former US Senator, Tennessee
John G. Tower (Iota), Former Senator, Texas
Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederate States of America. Honorarily inducted into Xi chapter following his son's death.
Sonny Perdue (Beta-Lambda) Governor of Georgia.
Win Cadenhead (Delta-Chi), Governor of Mississippi
Lee S. Dreyfus (Beta-Epsilon), Former Governor of Wisconsin
David C. Treen (Sigma), Former Governor of Louisiana
Paul Patton (Beta-Nu), Governor of Kentucky
Joe D. Waggoner, Jr. (Epsilon-Gamma) Louisiana Tech University. Congressman, Louisiana (1961-1978) former Chairman of Ways and Means Committee.
Larry M. Speakes (Delta-Xi) University of Mississippi. Press Secretary for President Ronald Reagan.
Paul J. Fannin (Gamma Rho) University of Arizona. Former Arizona Senator
Dante B. Fascell (Epsilon-Beta) University of Miami. U.S. House of Representatives for 38 years (1955-1993)
Beauford H. Jester (Tau) Texas. Former Governor of Texas
Richard Burr (Dealta Omega), Wake Forest University. North Carolina Senator and former Congressman

Jimmy Buffett (Epsilon-Nu), singer
Gordon Jump (Gamma Chi), actor, WKRP, Maytag Man
Dennis Haskins (Alpha-Iota), actor, Saved By the Bell
Robert Redford (Gamma-Tau), Oscar-winning actor, Founder of Sundance Festival
David Nelson(Delta Eta), Actor, Ozzie and Harriet
Mort Walker (Beta-Gamma), cartoonist, Beetle Bailey
Josh Kelley (Delta-Xi), musician
Kevin Griffin (Gamma), lead singer/ musician, Better Than Ezra
Chris Harrison (Theta Psi), actor, The Bachelor
Mike O'Malley (Beta-Kappa), actor, 'Yes Dear', Guts
Hoagy Carmichael (Beta-Theta), composer and movie star
Gailard Sartain(Epsilon Mu), Actor/Comedian/Visual Artist/Writer
Donnie Jeffcoat (Wild and Crazy Kids), Actor who was kicked off TV
Bobby Pulido (Lambda-Psi)musician, Tejano recording artist
Wink Martindale (Epsilon-Pi), TV game show host
Paul Bolger, singer/musician, Mr. Blotto
Michael C. Williams (Xi-Gamma), actor 'The Blair Witch Project
Andrew Daniel (Theta-Upsilon), winner Big Brother 5, model

Craig Barrett (Beta Zeta), CEO, Intel
Ted Turner (Beta Alpha), media mogul (TNT,TBS,CNN,Atlanta Braves)
Todd Wagner (Beta-Theta), co-founder
Albert Bond Lambert (Zeta), Early Aviator, Sponsor of the The Spirit of St. Louis, namesake of Lambert International Airport
Robert Eaton (Gamma-Omicron), Former Chairman DaimlerChrysler AG
Alan Mulally (Gamma-Omicron), President and CEO Ford Motor Company
Russell Wiener (Phi) Co-founder Donruss Baseball Cards
William R. Johnston (Mu) former President NYSE
Mike Eskew (Chi), CEO, UPS
William Hewlett (Beta-Zeta), founder, Hewlett Packard
Gary Forsee (Beta Chi), President and CEO of Sprint Nextel
Howard Hyle (Nu), Former Vice President of Coca-Cola
Gordon Binder (Chi), Former CEO of AMGen
Cyrus R. Smith (Tau), Former President of American Airlines
Willard F. Rockwell (Alpha Delta) Penn State, Founder of Rockwell International
Richard Rainwater, Tau, Financeer
Ben Gilmer, (Beta-Eta), CEO, AT&T
R.W. Lundgren, (Gamma-Sigma), Chairman of the Board, Dow Chemical
Allen Jacobson, (Gamma-Lambda), CEO, 3M Company
J. Tylee Wilson, (Delta-Beta), Chairman, RJR Nabisco
Pierson M. Grieve, (Epsilon-Delta), CEO, Ecolab, Inc
John P. Surma, Jr., (Alpha-Delta), Chairman and CEO of US Steel
Robert G. Krebs, (Beta-Zeta), CEO, Burlington Northern/Santa Fe Railroad Corp.
Paul Henson, Alpha-Psi, Chairman of the Board, United Telecom
Jack Smith, Jr., Gamma-Delta, President, General Motors
Shequann Burrwell, Alpha-Theta, President, CEO, Hoodies Clothing Co.

Edward R. Murrow (Gamma-Mu), radio great
Steve Kroft (Gamma Iota), Journalist, 60 Minutes
Corey Riggs (Mu Rho) Sports Announcer, Missouri State University
Sam Donaldson (Epsilon-Xi), Journalist ABC News
Dan Dierdorf (Beta Gamma), sports commentator, former NFL player
Lowell Thomas (Beta-Omicron), Journalist, Commentator

Steven Beering, Chi - Former President, Purdue University
Thomas J. Clifford, Delta-Mu - President, University of North Dakota
Arthur H. DeRosier, Jr., Epsilon-Nu - Former President, Rocky Mountain College
John G. Johnson, Delta-Alpha - President, Butler University
Theron Montgomery, Jr., Alpha-Nu - President, Jacksonville State
William N. Ruud, Delta-Mu - President, Shippensburg University
John W. Ryan, Delta-Sigma - President Emeritus, Indiana University
George J. Chedson, Delta-Sigma - Former President, Hope College
Grant Backe, Lambda-Xi - President, Georgia College and State University
William Cade, Tau - President, University of Lethbridge

Science & Medicine
Edgar Mitchell (Delta Alpha), Astronaut on Apollo XIV
John Covert Boyd (Zeta), In 1905, President Theodore Roosevelt designated him to incorporate the American National Red Cross
Dr. Charles Richardson (Zeta) Founder of the Chi Omega Fraternity for collegiate women.
Denton Cooley, MD (Tau), Founder, Texas Heart Institute, performed first heart transplant in the United States
Lee Berger, (Kappa), Paleoanthropologist and National Geographic Explorer, awarded the First National Geographic Prize for Research and Exploration
Edwin Hubble (Gamma-Beta), astronomer, namesake of Hubble Space Telescope
Gen. Samuel C. Phillips (Delta-Gamma) University of Wyoming. NASA Apollo Program Director.
Dr. Irvine W. Grote (Alpha-Iota) University of Tennessee Chattanooga. Noted Chemist and inventor of Rolaids.

Bert Jones (Gamma)- former Quarterback, Baltimore Colts (ret)
Chris Festa (Epsilon-Sigma), Indy Pro Series, #9 Car Chip Ganassi Racing Team
Dick Shafrath (Alpha-Sigma), 6-time Pro Bowler, Cleveland Browns and Ohio State Senator
Curtis Strange (Delta Omega), professional golfer
Phil Hill (Delta-Eta), Formula 1 driver
Rick Barry (Epsilon-Beta), NBA Hall of Fame
Fisher DeBerry (Alpha-Nu, Wofford), Head Football Coach, Air Force Academy
Lloyd Carr (Beta-Gamma, Missouri), Head Football Coach, Michigan
Jerry Jones (Xi), Owner, Dallas Cowboys
Lamar Hunt (Delta-Pi), Owner, Kansas City Chiefs, Columbus Crew, Kansas City Wizards, and F.C. Dallas Founder of the American Football League, Co founder North American Soccer League, and Major League Soccer
George J. Maloof, Jr. (Kappa-Alpha), co-owner of the Sacramento Kings, Sacramento Monarchs, and Palms Hotel and Casino.
Brian Sipe (Epsilon-Iota), former MVP quarterback, Cleveland Browns
Lanny Wadkins, Delta-Omega - Professional golfer (1995 Ryder Cup Team)
Jay Haas, Delta-Omega - Professional golfer
Peter Jacobsen, Gamma-Alpha - Professional golfer
Charlie Monfort Delta Sigma, Owner of the Colorado Rockies
Cam Cameron, Beta-Theta - Head Coach, Miami Dolphins
Brian Young, Epsilon Xi- Starting Defensive Guard New Orleans Saints
Steve Owens, Gamma Kappa - 1969 Heisman Trophy Winner, Detroit Lions
Bob Zuppke, Alpha-Gamma-Member of the College Football Hall of Fame and Innovator of the Huddle and Flea Flicker
Greg Landry,(Gamma-Delta)- former Quarterback, Detroit Lions (ret)
Ted Hendricks,(Epsilon-Beta)- Defensive End, Raiders, Hall of Fame
Dan Dierdorf,(Beta-Gamma]]- Offensive Lineman, St Louis Cardinals, Hall of Fame
Cecil Upshaw Jr.,(Epsilon)- Pitcher, Atlanta Braves (ret)
Richie Cunningham,(Epsilon-Chi)- Kicker, Dallas Cowboys
Chuck Dobson,(Gamma-Omicron)- Pitcher, California Angels (ret)
Rollie Massimino,(Alpha-Lambda)- Head Basketball Coach, Villanova University
Erk Russell,(Beta-Eta), Head Football coach, Georgia Southern