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

Alumni include Sally Field, Terry Gilliam and many more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Birmingham High School?” and “Which celebrities are Birmingham High School alumni?”
Sally Field is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Birmingham High School Alumni
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Sally Margaret Field is an American actress and director. She is known for her film roles in Smokey and the Bandit, Norma Rae, Places in the Heart, Murphy's Romance, Steel Magnolias, Mrs. Doubtfire, Forrest Gump, and Lincoln. Field began her career in the 1960s sitcoms Gidget and The Flying Nun. She has won and been nominated for numerous awards, including winning an Academy Award for Best Actress, a Golden Globe Award and the Best Actress prize at the Cannes Film Festival for playing Norma Rae Webster in Norma Rae, as well as the Best Actress Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for playing Edna Spalding in Places in the Heart. She has received three Emmy Awards: for her title role in the ...more

Age: 71

Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States of America

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Cindy Williams is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Birmingham High School Alumni
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Cynthia Jane "Cindy" Williams in Van Nuys, California is an American actress known for starring as Shirley Feeney in the television situation-comedy series Laverne & Shirley and for her role as Laurie Henderson in the classic film American Graffiti. ...more

Age: 70

Birthplace: Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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Michael Milken is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Birmingham High School Alumni
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Michael Robert Milken is an American former financier and philanthropist. He is noted for his role in the development of the market for high-yield bonds, for his conviction following a guilty plea on felony charges for violating U.S. securities laws, and for his charitable giving. Milken was indicted for racketeering and securities fraud in 1989 in an insider trading investigation. As the result of a plea bargain, he pled guilty to securities and reporting violations but not to racketeering or insider trading. Milken was sentenced to ten years in prison, fined $600 million, and permanently barred from the securities industry by the Securities and Exchange Commission. His sentence was later ...more

Age: 71

Birthplace: Encino, California, United States of America

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Tia Mowry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Birmingham High School Alumni
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Tia Dashon Mowry-Hardrict, known by her maiden name Tia Mowry, is a German-born American actress and model. She first gained fame for her teen role as Tia Landry on the ABC/WB sitcom Sister, Sister. From 2006 until 2012, she portrayed medical student Melanie Barnett Davis on the CW/BET comedy-drama series The Game. She is also notable for starring in the television movie Twitches and its sequel Twitches Too. Since September 2013, Mowry has starred in Nickelodeon's Nick at Nite show Instant Mom. ...more

Age: 39

Birthplace: Gelnhausen, Germany

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