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Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni

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

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

This list below has a variety of graduates, like Maggie Siff and Jon Favreau, in it.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Bronx High School of Science?” and “Which celebrities are Bronx High School of Science alumni?”
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Jon Favreau is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Television director, Comedian, Television producer
Jonathan Kolia "Jon" Favreau is an American actor, director, screenwriter, voice artist, and comedian. As an actor, he is best known for his roles in Rudy, Very Bad Things, The ...more
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Jon Cryer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter
Jonathan Niven "Jon" Cryer is an American actor, screenwriter, film director, and film producer. Born into a show business family, Cryer made his motion picture debut as a teenaged ...more
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Leonard Kleinrock is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Professor, Inventor, Computer scientist
Leonard Kleinrock is an American engineer and computer scientist. A computer science professor at UCLA's Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, he made several important ...more
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Ronald Lauder is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Businessperson
Ronald Steven Lauder is an American businessman, art collector, philanthropist, and political activist.
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Samuel R. Delany is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Editor, Literary critic, Educator
Samuel Ray Delany, Jr., Chip Delany to his friends, is an American author, professor and literary critic. His work includes fiction, memoir, criticism, and essays on sexuality and society. His ...more
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William Safire is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Speechwriter, Journalist, Author
William Lewis Safire was an American author, columnist, journalist, and presidential speechwriter. He was perhaps best known as a long-time syndicated political columnist for the New York Times ...more
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Jerald Fishman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Businessperson
Jerald G. Fishman is President and Chief Executive Officer of Analog Devices, headquartered near Boston in Norwood, Massachusetts. He is also a member of the company's Board of Directors. Mr. ...more
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Neil deGrasse Tyson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Astrophysicist, Author, Actor
Neil deGrasse Tyson is an American astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, and science communicator. Since 1996, he has been the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose ...more
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Leslie Lamport is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Mathematician, Computer scientist
Leslie B. Lamport is an American computer scientist. Lamport is best known for his seminal work in distributed systems and as the initial developer of the document preparation system LaTeX. ...more
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Marilyn Hacker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Poet, Writer, Critic
Marilyn Hacker is an American poet, translator and critic. She is Professor of English at the City College of New York. Her books of poetry include Presentation Piece, which won the National ...more
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Bruce Ames is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Chemist, Professor
Bruce Nathan Ames is an American biochemist. He is a professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of California, Berkeley, and a senior scientist at Children's Hospital ...more
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Hugh David Politzer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Physicist
Hugh David Politzer is an American theoretical physicist at the California Institute of Technology. He shared the 2004 Nobel Prize in Physics with David Gross and Frank Wilczek for their ...more
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James Kyson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Actor, Voice acting
James Kyson is a South Korean-born American actor best known for portraying the Japanese character Ando Masahashi on the NBC television series Heroes.
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Dominic Chianese is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Guitarist, Musician, Actor
Dominic Chianese is an American actor, singer, and musician. He is best known for his role as Corrado "Junior" Soprano on the HBO series The Sopranos.
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Paul Provenza is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer
Paul Provenza is an actor, comedian, filmmaker, and self-professed skeptic based in Los Angeles.
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Martin Peretz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Editor, Journalist
Martin H. "Marty" Peretz is an American publisher. Formerly an assistant professor at Harvard University, he purchased The New Republic in 1974 and took editorial control soon ...more
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Eliot Wald is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Television producer, Screenwriter
Eliot Wald was a comedy writer who worked for The Second City improv group in Chicago and for Saturday Night Live before turning to movies. He and a partner, Andrew Kurtzman, wrote scripts for ...more
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Ben Shneiderman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Professor, Computer scientist
Ben Shneiderman is an American computer scientist, and professor of computer science at the University of Maryland Human-Computer Interaction Lab at the University of Maryland, College Park. He ...more
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Martin Hellman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Professor, Scientist, Cryptographer
Martin Edward Hellman is an American cryptologist, and is best known for his invention of public key cryptography in cooperation with Whitfield Diffie and Ralph Merkle. Hellman is a long-time ...more
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Michael I. Sovern is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Educator, Writer
Michael Ira Sovern was the 17th president of Columbia University. He is currently the Chancellor Kent Professor of Law at Columbia Law School. He is a noted legal scholar of Labor Law and an ...more
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Marvin Minsky is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Professor, Computer scientist, Scientist
Marvin Lee Minsky is an American cognitive scientist in the field of artificial intelligence, co-founder of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's AI laboratory, and author of several texts ...more
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Richard J. Danzig is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Lawyer
Richard Jeffrey Danzig is an American lawyer who served as the 71st Secretary of the Navy under President Bill Clinton. He served as an advisor to President Barack Obama during his presidential ...more
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Alan Grayson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Politician, Economist, Lawyer
Alan Grayson appeared in the 2006 film Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers.
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Steven Weinberg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Physicist, Professor, Scientist
Steven Weinberg is an American theoretical physicist and Nobel laureate in Physics for his contributions with Abdus Salam and Sheldon Glashow to the unification of the weak force and ...more
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Kevin Phillips is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Bronx High School Of Science Alumni
Commentator, Author, Strategist
Kevin Price Phillips is an American writer and commentator on politics, economics, and history. Formerly a Republican Party strategist before becoming an Independent, Phillips became disaffected ...more