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

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

Alumni range from Talib Kweli to Richard Matheson.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Brooklyn Technical High School?” and “Which celebrities are Brooklyn Technical High School alumni?”
Robert Anton Wilson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Brooklyn Technical High School Alumni
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Robert Anton Wilson was an American author, novelist, essayist, editor, playwright, poet, futurist, psychologist, and self-described agnostic mystic. Recognized as an Episkopos, Pope, and saint of Discordianism, Wilson helped publicize the group through his writings and interviews. Wilson described his work as an "attempt to break down conditioned associations, to look at the world in a new way, with many models recognized as models or maps, and no one model elevated to the truth". His goal being "to try to get people into a state of generalized agnosticism, not agnosticism about God alone but agnosticism about everything." ...more

Age: Died at 75 (1932-2007)

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

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Lou Ferrigno is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Brooklyn Technical High School Alumni
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Louis Jude "Lou" Ferrigno is an American actor, fitness trainer/consultant, and retired professional bodybuilder. As a bodybuilder, Ferrigno won an IFBB Mr. America title and two consecutive IFBB Mr. Universe titles, and appeared in the bodybuilding documentary Pumping Iron. As an actor, he is best known for portraying the titular role in the CBS television series The Incredible Hulk and vocally reprising the role in subsequent animated and computer-generated incarnations. He has also appeared in European-produced fantasy-adventures such as Sinbad of the Seven Seas and Hercules, and as himself in the sitcom The King of Queens and the 2009 comedy I Love You, Man. ...more

Age: 66

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

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Frederik Pohl is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Brooklyn Technical High School Alumni
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Frederik George Pohl, Jr. was an American science fiction writer, editor and fan, with a career spanning more than seventy-five years—from his first published work, the 1937 poem "Elegy to a Dead Satellite: Luna", to the 2011 novel All the Lives He Led and articles and essays published in 2012. From about 1959 until 1969, Pohl edited Galaxy and its sister magazine If; the latter won three successive annual Hugo Awards as the year's best professional magazine. His 1977 novel Gateway won four "year's best novel" awards: the Hugo voted by convention participants, the Locus voted by magazine subscribers, the Nebula voted by American science fiction writers, and the juried academic John W. ...more

Age: Died at 94 (1919-2013)

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

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Arno Allan Penzias is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Brooklyn Technical High School Alumni
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Arno Allan Penzias is an American physicist, radio astronomer and Nobel laureate in physics who is co-discoverer of the cosmic microwave background radiation, which helped establish the Big Bang theory of cosmology. ...more

Age: 84

Birthplace: Munich, Germany

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