10 Shocking Ronald Reagan Facts You Probably Don’t Know

10. He once worked as a dishwasher

Why is this a weird fact? Well, he was a dishwasher in a sorority house. Back in college, Reagan was known as “Dutch” and belonged to the Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity. While trying to eke out a living while attending Eureka College, Reagan took up a job washing dishes at a women’s dormitory. He also worked in Tau Kappa Epsilon’s frat house as a waiter and worked during the summer season as a lifeguard. While he had a scholarship, he was pursuing higher education during The Great Depression, so he had to make ends meet somehow. Could his work in the sorority house have planted the seeds for his later life?
10. He once worked as a dishwasher