The role of class president is important at any school, and the celebrities on this list have all held the office at some point in their education. Several famous actors, musicians, and politicians were elected class president. Some of these celebrities were elected class president during their time in high school, while others were class president during college. One famous actor maintained the position of class president for his entire high school career.
Who is the most famous person who was class president? Halle Berry tops our list. She was class president at Bedford High School, where she was also a cheerleader and prom queen. During her time at Commack High School, Rosie O'Donnell was class president, homecoming queen, prom queen, and class clown. Hillary Rodham Clinton was elected senior class president at Wellesley College. Several famous men were also class president, and Charles Grodin was even elected class president every year that he attended high school.Do you think that being class president helped to prepare these celebrities for future successes? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
- Halle Berry was class president at Bedford High School, where she was also a cheerleader and prom queen.
- Hugh Jackman was class president of Knox Grammar School in 1986.
- Blake Lively was senior class president at Burbank High School.
- Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BYAlec Baldwin was class president at Berner High School in 1976.