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Famous Brearley School Alumni

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

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

List contains graduates like Alexandra Daddario, Téa Leoni.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Brearley School?” and “Which celebrities are Brearley School alumni?”
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Kim Stolz is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Fashion Model, Model, Presenter

Age: 35

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Kimberly Lynn "Kim" Stolz (born June 8, 1983) is an American fashion model, television personality, author, and financial executive. Stolz was a correspondent for MTV News, and served ...more
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Téa Leoni is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Film Producer, Actor

Age: 53

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Elizabeth Téa Pantaleoni (; born February 25, 1966), better known by her stage name Téa Leoni, is an American actress and producer. In her early career, she starred in the ...more

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Jill Clayburgh is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Actor

Age: Dec. at 66 (1944-2010)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Jill Clayburgh (April 30, 1944 – November 5, 2010) was an American actress known for her work in theater, television, and cinema. She won Best Actress at the Cannes Film Festival and was ...more

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Mary Calderone is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Physician

Age: Dec. at 94 (1904-1998)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Mary Steichen Calderone (July 1, 1904 – October 24, 1998) was an American physician and a public health advocate for sexual education. Her most notable feat was overturning the American Medical ...more
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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whit... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Sculptor, Sculpture, Art collector

Age: Dec. at 67 (1875-1942)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney was an American sculptor, art patron and collector, and founder in 1931 of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City. She was a prominent social figure and ...more
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Alexandra Daddario is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Actor

Age: 32

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Alexandra Anna Daddario (born March 16, 1986) is an American actress. She is known for playing Annabeth Chase in the Percy Jackson film series, Blake Gaines in San Andreas, Summer Quinn in the ...more

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Mary Catherine Bateson ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Cultural Anthropologist, Author

Age: 79

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Mary Catherine Bateson (born December 8, 1939) is an American writer and cultural anthropologist. A graduate of the Brearley School, Bateson is the daughter of Margaret Mead and Gregory ...more
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Lacey Fosburgh is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Journalist, Novelist

Age: Dec. at 51 (1942-1993)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Lacey Fosburgh (October 3, 1942 – January 11, 1993) was an American journalist, author, and academic best known for her controversial book, Closing Time: The True Story of the Goodbar Murder
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Mary Lefkowitz is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Professor, Writer

Age: 84

Mary R. Lefkowitz (born April 30, 1935) is an American classical scholar and Professor Emerita of Classical Studies at Wellesley College. She is best known to non-Classicists for her book, Not ...more
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Niki de Saint Phalle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Sculptor, Model, Screenwriter

Age: Dec. at 72 (1930-2002)

Birthplace: Neuilly-sur-Seine, Paris, France

Niki de Saint Phalle (born Catherine-Marie-Agnès Fal de Saint Phalle, 29 October 1930 – 21 May 2002) was a French-American sculptor, painter, and filmmaker. Widely noted as one of the few ...more

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Anne d'Harnoncourt is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Historian, Curator

Age: Dec. at 65 (1943-2008)

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Anne d'Harnoncourt (September 7, 1943 – June 1, 2008) was an American curator, museum director, and art historian specializing in modern art. She was the director and CEO of the Philadelphia ...more
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Mary Pinchot Meyer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Mary Pinchot Meyer

Age: Dec. at 44 (1920-1964)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Mary Eno Pinchot Meyer (; October 14, 1920 – October 12, 1964) was an American painter who lived in Washington D.C. Her work is considered part of the Washington Color School and was selected ...more
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Bethel Leslie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Screenwriter, Actor

Age: Dec. at 70 (1929-1999)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Jane Bethel Leslie (August 3, 1929 – November 28, 1999) was an American actress and screenwriter. In her career spanning half a century, she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award and a Laurel ...more
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Sharman Douglas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Sharman Douglas

Age: Dec. at 68 (1928-1996)

Birthplace: Hastings-on-Hudson, New York

Sharman Douglas (October 5, 1928 – February 3, 1996) was an American socialite known for her friendship with the British royal family, in particular Princess Margaret. She was the only daughter ...more
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Nora Johnson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Nora Johnson Screenwriter, Actor, Writer

Age: 86

Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California

Nora Johnson (January 31, 1933 – October 5, 2017) was an American author.
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Dorothy Schiff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Dorothy Schiff Businessperson

Age: Dec. at 86 (1903-1989)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Dorothy Schiff (March 11, 1903 – August 30, 1989) was an American businesswoman who was the owner and then publisher of the New York Post for nearly 40 years. She was a granddaughter of ...more
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Mary Ellin Barrett is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni
Novelist, Writer, Critic

Age: 92

Mary Ellin Barrett (née Berlin; born November 25, 1926) is an American writer and the oldest daughter of Ellin (née Mackay) and composer Irving Berlin. She grew up in New York ...more
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Emily Cross is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Brearley School Alumni

Age: 32

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Emily Ruth Cross (born October 15, 1986) is a U.S. foil fencer who was a member of the 2008 Olympics U.S. Women's foil team. She is best known for helping win the team foil silver medal for the ...more