The Quick 10: 10 People Who Have Attained the Rank of Eagle Scout
The Eagle Scout honor has been handed out in the Boy Scouts of America since 1912. It's no easy feat "“ requirements include earning at least 21 merit badges, exemplifying the core Scout qualities and completing a pretty hefty service project.
It's one of the highest ranks attainable in the Boy Scouts - only about one and a half million people have achieved this, so no doubt some pretty interesting people have earned the title. Here are 10 of them.
10 People Who Have Attained the Rank of Eagle Scout
1. Bill Amend, FoxTrot cartoonist
2. Neil Armstrong, astronaut
3. Gerald Ford, 38th President of the United States
4. Michael Moore, director and author
5. Ross Perot, businessman and politician
6. Mike Rowe, host of Dirty Jobs
7. Donald Rumsfeld, former U.S. Secretary of Defense
8. Steven Spielberg, director
9. John Tesh, musician and talk show host
10. Sam Walton, the founder of Wal-Mart and Sam's C