1st, 3rd, Friday Meeting: 5p, 2nd Friday: noon, 4th Fri: Social, 5th Fri: No meeting
Location for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Fridays: Fogo de Chao Restaurant
360 E. Flamingo Road Las Vegas NV 89169

Club #87491 | Phone: 702-210-4201 |  PO Box 94557 Las Vegas, NV 89193
Chartered April 8, 2016

Welcome to Las Vegas WON Rotary Club

Famous Rotarians Las Vegas WON Rotary Club

A Few Famous Rotarians over the Past 115+ Year - LV WON Rotary

When you become involved with Rotary, you will be part of an organization which has had and currently has many famous Rotarian members worldwide. Rotary not only has 1.2 million current members, but is blessed with quality / famous members. The famous Rotarians listed below and millions of other members since Rotary’s creation in 1905 have joined a local Rotary club to get involved with projects and initiatives, and make a positive impact in their own communities.

This page contains a few of the famous worldwide citizens who are or have been Rotarians. These famous Rotarians (country leaders, business leaders, military leaders and much more) obviously found quality in being connected to Rotary and experienced inspiration and motivation for years. Is it time you get involved and make a positive impact in the world? You do not have to live in Las Vegas to be a member of Las Vegas WON Rotary Club. For more information on becoming a Rotarian, call 702-210-4201.

Partial List Prominent Individuals Who Are/Were Rotary Members 

Prince Andrew of Yugoslavia, youngest child of King Alexander I of Yugoslavia.

Neil Armstrong Rotary Club of Wapakoneta, OH Astronaut & first man to walk on the moon

Ásgeir Ásgeirsson Rotary Club of Reykjavík, President of Iceland, 

Prince Axel of DenmarkRotary Club of Copenhagen, Prince of Denmark 

Eduard Benes Rotary Club of Prague, Czechoslovakia President, Czechoslovakia

Prince Bernhard Rotary Club of Amsterdam, Netherlands of Lippe-Biesterfeld, Prince of the Netherlands,

Richard E. Byrd Rotary Club of Winchester, VA Arctic explorer

Sir Edmund Hillary Rotary Club of Auckland New Zealand mountaineer, explorer and philanthropist and the first person to reach the top of Mt. Everest.

Charles Lindberg Rotary Club of Edinburgh American aviator

Raymond F. Firestone Rotary Club of Akron, OH Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Firestone Tire and Rubber Co.

Joyce C. Hall Rotary Club of Kansas City, MO Founder of Hallmark Cards

Konosuke Matsushita Rotary Club of Osaka, Japan President, Matsushita Electric Co.

Dr. Charles H. Mayo Rotary Club of Rochester, MN Co-founder of Mayo Clinic

J.C. Penney Rotary Club of New York, NY Founder of J.C. Penney stores

Leopoldo Pirelli Rotary Club of Milano President, Pirelli Tire Co. Italy

The ‘Colonel’ Harland Sanders Rotary Club of Jeffersonville, ID Founder, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC)

Claude Vuitton Rotary Club of Paris-Nord, France Owner, Vuitton luggage enterprise

Charles R. Walgreen, Jr. Rotary Club of Chicago, IL Chairman of the board of the Walgreen Drug Company

Sam Walton Rotary Club of Bentonville, AK Founder of Wal-Mart

Thomas A. Edison Rotary Club of Orange, NJ Inventor

Guglielmo Marconi Rotary Club of Bologna, Italy Inventor of the wireless, 1909 Nobel Prize recipient for physics

Orville Wright Rotary Club of Dayton, OH Co-inventor of the first successful airplane

Prince Axel Rotary Club of Copenhagen, Denmark Prince of Denmark

Prince Bernhard Rotary Club of Amsterdam, Netherlands Prince of the Netherlands

HRH Prince Charles Rotary Club of Banchory-Ternan Prince of England

HRH Prince Phillip Rotary Club of Edinburgh Prince of England

Prince Rainier III Rotary Club of Monaco Prince of Monaco

Sir Winston Churchill Rotary Club of London Prime Minister, England & Leader of UK during WWII

Diane Feinstein Rotary Club of San Francisco, CA U.S. Senator

Gerald R. Ford Rotary Club of Grand Rapids, MI President, USA

J. William Fulbright Rotary Club of Fayetteville, AR U.S. Senator from Arkansas

Dr. Lorenzo Guerrero Gutierrez Rotary Club of Granada President, Nicaragua

Warren G. Harding Rotary Club of Washington, DC President, USA

Steingrimur Hermannsson Rotary Club of Reykjavík Prime Minister, Iceland

Sydney G. Holland Rotary Club of Christchurch Prime Minister, New Zealand

John F. Kennedy Rotary Club of Hyannis, MA President, USA

Abdulla Khalil Rotary Club of Khartoum Prime Minister, Sudan

Chung Yul Kim Rotary Club of Hanyang Prime Minister, Korea

Chucri Kouatly Rotary Club of Damascus President, Syria

Leonard Mulama Rotary Club of Kisangani Prime Minister, DemocraticRepublic of the Congo

Duck Wo Nam Rotary Club of Hanyang Prime Minister, Korea

Choong Hoon Park Rotary Club of Hanyang Prime Minister, Korea

Konstantin Päts Rotary Club of Tallinn President, Estonia

Antoine Pinet Rotary Club of Saint-Etienne Prime Minister, France

Nereu Ramos Rotary Club of Florianópolis President, Brasil

Bhichai Rattakul Rotary Club of Dhonburi Foreign Minister, Thailand; RI president

Franklin D. Roosevelt Rotary Club of Albany, NY President, USA

General Carlos Romulo Rotary Club of Manila President, Philippines; past RI Vice President

Walter Scheel Rotary Club of Bonn am Rhein President, Germany

Adlai E. Stevenson Rotary Club of Springfield, IL U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and Governor of Illinois

Woodrow Wilson Rotary Club of Birmingham, AL President, USA & Nobel Prize laureate in peace

Chia-kan “C. K.” Yen Rotary Club of Taipei, Taiwan President, Republic of China-Taiwan

Chang Soon Yoo Rotary Club of Hanyang, South Korea Prime Minister

Earl Warren Rotary Club of Sacramento, CA Chief Justice, U.S. Supreme Court

Byron R. White Rotary Club of Denver, CO U.S. Supreme Court Justice

Walt Disney Rotary rClub of Palm Springs, CA Animation filmmaker

Norman Vincent Peale Rotary Club of New York, NY American author and minister

Pope Francis Rotary Club of Buenos Aires Pope

Emmanuel “Manny” Dapidran Pacquiao Rotary Club of Manila, Philippines World champion professional boxer & politician

Luciano Pavarotti Rotary Club of Modena Italian opera singer

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