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Famous Arcadia High School Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Arcadia High School and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Arcadia High School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Arcadia High School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Arcadia High School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Arcadia 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 Arcadia High School.

Examples of graduates on this list include Steven Spielberg and Stevie Nicks.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Arcadia High School?” and “Which celebrities are Arcadia High School alumni?”
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    Steven Allan Spielberg (; born December 18, 1946) is an American filmmaker. He is considered one of the founding pioneers of the New Hollywood era and one of the most popular directors and producers in film history. Spielberg started in Hollywood directing television and several minor theatrical releases. He became a household name as the director of Jaws (1975), which was critically and commercially successful and is considered the first summer blockbuster. His subsequent releases focused typically on science fiction/adventure films such as Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), and Jurassic Park (1993), which became...  more
    • Profession: Television director, Businessperson, Television producer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer
    • Age: 74
    • Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

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    Lynda Carter (born Linda Jean Córdova Carter; July 24, 1951) is an American actress, singer, songwriter, model, and beauty pageant titleholder, who was crowned Miss World United States 1972. She would go on to finish as a semifinalist in the Miss World 1972 pageant. Carter is most widely known as the star of the American live action television series Wonder Woman, in the role of Diana Prince / Wonder Woman, based on the DC comic book fictional superheroine character of the same name, which aired on ABC and later on CBS from 1975 to 1979....  more
    • Profession: Pin-up girl, Songwriter, Actor, Voice acting, Singer
    • Age: 70
    • Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, USA

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    Stephanie Lynn Nicks (born May 26, 1948) is an American singer and songwriter. Nicks is best known for her work as a songwriter and vocalist with Fleetwood Mac, and also for her chart-topping solo career. She is known for her distinctive voice, mystical stage persona and poetic, symbolic lyrics. Collectively, her work both as a member of Fleetwood Mac and as a solo artist has produced over forty top 50 hits and sold over 140 million records, making her one of the best-selling music acts of all time with Fleetwood Mac. In addition, she became the first female artist inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice. Nicks joined Fleetwood Mac in 1975 along with her then boyfriend, Lindsey...  more
    • Profession: Songwriter, Singer
    • Age: 73
    • Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, USA

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    William McMichael "Bill" Shepherd (born July 26, 1949, Capt. USN, Ret.) is an American former Navy SEAL, aerospace, ocean, and mechanical engineer, and NASA astronaut who served as Commander of Expedition 1, the first crew on the International Space Station. He is also a recipient of the Congressional Space Medal of Honor....  more
    • Profession: Astronaut, Engineer
    • Age: 72
    • Birthplace: Oak Ridge, Tennessee