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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Abraham Lincoln High School and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Abraham Lincoln High School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Abraham Lincoln High School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Abraham Lincoln High School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Abraham Lincoln High School are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Abraham Lincoln High School.

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This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Abraham Lincoln High School?” and “Which celebrities are Abraham Lincoln High School alumni?”

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Jennifer Love Hewitt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Singer-songwriter
Jennifer Love Hewitt is an American actress, producer, author, television director and singer-songwriter. Hewitt began her acting career as a child by appearing in television commercials and the ...more

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Mel Brooks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Television producer, Theatrical producer, Film Producer
Melvin James "Mel" Brooks is an American film director, screenwriter, comedian, actor, producer, composer, and songwriter. He is best known as a creator of broad film farces and comic ...more

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Leona Helmsley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Businessperson, Real estate entrepreneur, Real Estate Broker
Leona Mindy Roberts Helmsley was an American businesswoman. She was known for her flamboyant personality and had a reputation for tyrannical behavior that earned her the nickname Queen of Mean. ...more

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John Forsythe is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Film Producer, Actor
John Forsythe was an American stage, television, and film actor. Forsythe starred in three television series, spanning four decades and three genres: as single playboy father, Bentley Gregg, in ...more

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Barbara Eden is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Actor, Singer
Barbara Eden is an American film, stage, and television actress and singer. She is best known for her starring role of "Jeannie" in the sitcom I Dream of Jeannie.

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Neil Diamond is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Singer-songwriter, Actor, Composer
Neil Leslie Diamond is an American singer-songwriter with a career that began in the 1960s. Diamond has sold over 125 million records worldwide, making him one of the world's best-selling music ...more

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Buddy Rich is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Songwriter, Musician, Bandleader
Bernard "Buddy" Rich was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. Rich was billed as "the world's greatest drummer" and was known for his virtuoso technique, power, groove,

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Harvey Keitel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Film Producer, Actor
Harvey Keitel is an American actor and producer. Some of his most notable starring roles were in Martin Scorsese's Mean Streets and Taxi Driver, Ridley Scott's The Duellists and Thelma & ...more

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Arthur Miller is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Screenwriter, Essayist, Actor
Arthur Asher Miller was a prolific American playwright, essayist, and prominent figure in twentieth-century American theatre. Among his most popular plays are All My Sons, The Crucible and A ...more

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Joseph Heller is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Copywriter, Novelist, Screenwriter
Joseph Heller was an American satirical novelist, short story writer, and playwright. The title of one of his works, Catch-22, entered the English lexicon to refer to a vicious circle wherein an ...more

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Nelson Figueroa is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Baseball player
Nelson Figueroa, Jr. is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He attended Brandeis University. The right-handed starting pitcher and occasional long reliever stands at 6'1", 185 ...more

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Marv Albert is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Announcer, Journalist, Actor
Marv Albert is an American sportscaster. Honored for his work as a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame, he is commonly referred to as "the voice of basketball." From 1967–2004, he ...more

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Neil Sedaka is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Record producer, Songwriter, Musician
Neil Sedaka is an American pop/rock singer, pianist, and composer. Since his music career began in 1957, he has sold millions of records as an artist and has written or co-written over 500 songs ...more

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Arthur Kornberg is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Chemist, Professor, Scientist
Arthur Kornberg was an American biochemist who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1959 for his discovery of "the mechanisms in the biological synthesis of deoxyribonucleic ...more

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Stephon Marbury is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Basketball player
Stephon Xavier Marbury is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Beijing Ducks of the Chinese Basketball Association. He has won three championships with Beijing ...more

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Elizabeth Holtzman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
Elizabeth Holtzman is an American politician and former member of the United States House of Representatives. She was the first woman to hold office as the New York City Comptroller, and the ...more

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Paul Berg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Chemist, Scientist
Paul Berg is an American biochemist and professor emeritus at Stanford University. He was the recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1980, along with Walter Gilbert and Frederick Sanger. ...more

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Raul Hilberg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Historian, Political scientist, Author
Raul Hilberg was an Austrian-born American political scientist and historian. He was widely considered to be the world's preeminent scholar of the Holocaust, and his three-volume, 1,273-page ...more

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Louis Gossett, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer
Louis Cameron Gossett, Jr. is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his Academy Award-winning role as Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley in the 1982 film An Officer and a Gentleman, and his ...more

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Alex Steinweiss is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Graphic Designer, Artist
Alexander "Alex" Steinweiss was a graphic design artist known for inventing album cover art.

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Jerome Karle is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Chemist
Jerome Karle was an American physical chemist. Jointly with Herbert A. Hauptman, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1985, for the direct analysis of crystal structures using X-ray ...more

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Jerry Ferrara is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter
Jerry Charles Ferrara (born November 25, 1979) is an American actor, known for his work as Turtle on the HBO comedy series Entourage, and as Joe Proctor on the STARZ drama series Power.

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Sebastian Telfair is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Basketball player, Actor
Sebastian Telfair is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Xinjiang Flying Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association. Telfair was the 13th overall pick in the ...more

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Jess Stonestreet Jackson, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Winemaker, Breeder, Lawyer
Jess Stonestreet Jackson, Jr. was an American wine entrepreneur, lawyer and self-made businessman. He started the Kendall-Jackson wine business with the family's 1974 purchase of an 80-acre pear ...more

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Vince Guaraldi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni
Jazz Pianist, Pianist, Musician
Vincent Anthony "Vince" Guaraldi, born Vincent Anthony Dellaglio, was an American jazz musician and pianist noted for his innovative compositions and arrangements and for composing ...more