Famous Masons

Many men throughout history have been members of our fraternity.

In these pages we will present you with them and try to impress upon you the great men that have been Masons.

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Members on this page are members of the Entertainment Industry

Entertainment industrythose involved in providing entertainment: radio and television and films and theater.

Photo of Eddie Cantor

Eddie Cantor

Birthday: January 31, 1892 Deceased: October 10, 1964


Edward Israel Iskowitz, was an American ?illustrated song? performer, comedian, dancer, singer, actor and songwriter. Familiar to Broadway, radio, movie and early television audiences, this ?Apostle of Pep? was regarded almost as a family member by millions because his top-rated radio shows revealed intimate stories and amusing anecdotes about his wife Ida and five daughters. Some of his hits include ?Makin? Whoopee,? ?Ida,? ?If You Knew Susie,? ?Ma! He?s Makin? Eyes at Me,? ?Margie? and ?How Ya Gonna Keep ?em Down on the Farm (After They?ve Seen Paree)?? He also wrote a few songs, including ?Merrily We Roll Along,? the Merrie Melodies Warner Bros. cartoon theme.