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List Rules People on this list must have gone to C. E. Byrd High School and be of some renown.

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

This list contains graduates like Saxby Chambliss and Andy Sidaris.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to C. E. Byrd High School?” and “Which celebrities are C. E. Byrd High School alumni?”

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Charles T. Beaird is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Businessperson, Politician, Journalist Charles Thomas Beaird was an industrialist, newspaper publisher, philanthropist, and civic leader from Shreveport in northwestern Louisiana. A self-identified "liberal Republican", ...more

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Bennett Johnston, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Politician, Lobbyist, Lawyer John Bennett Johnston, Jr., usually known as J. Bennett Johnston, Jr., is an American lobbyist and a Democrat who represented Louisiana in the United States Senate from 1972 to 1997.

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Douglas F. Attaway is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Publisher, Businessperson, Journalist Douglas F. "Doug" Attaway, Jr., was the president and publisher from 1957 to 1976 of the defunct Shreveport Journal, a daily newspaper in northwest Louisiana. He was chairman of the ...more

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Tom Stagg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Businessperson, Judge, Politician Thomas Eaton Stagg, Jr., known as Tom Stagg, is an attorney, businessman, politician and jurist who served as a senior United States federal judge for the Western District of Louisiana since his ...more

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Algie D. Brown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Politician, Lawyer Algie Dee Brown was an attorney from Shreveport, Louisiana, who from 1948 to 1972 was a Democratic member of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He served under Governors Earl Kemp Long, ...more

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James C. Gardner is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Businessperson, Politician, Writer James Creswell Gardner, I, known as Jim Gardner, was a power company executive best known as the mayor of Shreveport, Louisiana, who served a single term from 1954 to 1958. Sometimes called ...more

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George A. Burton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Certified Public Accountant, Businessperson, Politician George Aubrey Burton, Jr., was a Certified Public Accountant and the last elected municipal finance commissioner in Shreveport, Louisiana, a position he filled from 1971 to 1978. He was the ...more

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Saxby Chambliss is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Politician, Lawyer Clarence Saxby Chambliss is an American politician who was a United States Senator from Georgia from 2003 to 2015. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as a U.S. Representative ...more

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Calhoun Allen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Businessperson, Politician, Business Littleberry Calhoun Allen, Jr., was a two-term Democratic mayor of Shreveport, Louisiana, the state's third largest city. From 1962-1970, he was the municipal public utilities commissioner. He ...more

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Robert Kostelka is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Judge, Politician, Lawyer Robert William Kostelka, usually known as Bob Kostelka, is a former district attorney, district judge, and circuit judge, and, currently, a Republican member of the Louisiana State Senate from ...more

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Andy Sidaris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter Andrew W. "Andy" Sidaris was an American television and film director, film producer, actor, and screenwriter.

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Wayne Waddell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Wayne Waddell Businessperson, Politician Leo Wayne Waddell is a Shreveport businessman and a Republican former member of the Louisiana House of Representatives from District 5 in Caddo Parish. He was unopposed in the 2007 nonpartisan ...more

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William T.
Businessperson William Thomas Hanna, Jr., known as Bill Hanna, a former Ford Motor Company automobile dealer, served a single term from 1979 to 1982 as the Democratic mayor of Shreveport, Louisiana. Born in ...more

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Frank Fulco is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Publisher, Businessperson, Politician Frank Russo Fulco, Sr., was a Democratic member of the Louisiana House of Representatives from Caddo Parish, having served from 1956 to 1972. He was a part of the Long faction and had once been ...more

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Art Sour is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Art Sour Politician Arthur William Sour, Jr., known as Art Sour, was a Shreveport businessman and a pioneer in developing a competitive Republican Party in his native Louisiana. A conservative, Sour served in the ...more

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Virginia Shehee is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Virginia Kilpatrick Shehee is a civic leader in Shreveport, Louisiana, who served from 1976 to 1980 as the state senator from District 38 in Caddo and DeSoto parishes. Shehee won her seat in the ...more

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Pattie W. Van Hook is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Physician Pattie Warren Van Hook was a professor of family medicine at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, Louisiana, and the first woman president of the Louisiana State ...more

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Shelby singleton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Shelby singleton Record producer Shelby Singleton was an American record producer and record label owner.

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Betsy Boze is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Betsy Vogel Boze, is an American academic and higher education administrator. With 25 years administrative experience at public universities, she was the ninth president of The College of The ...more

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Tom Jarriel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Tom Jarriel Journalist Thomas Edwin "Tom" Jarriel is a retired American television news reporter who worked for the ABC network from 1964 to 2002. Jarriel's parents were the late William Lester Jarriel, Sr., ...more

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C. J. Bolin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Judge, Sailor, Lawyer Cornelius John Bolin, Jr., known as Neal Bolin, was a Democratic state court judge in Shreveport, Louisiana. Bolin was born to C. J. Bolin, Sr., and the former Annie Walker in Mansfield. The ...more

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Phil Short is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Lieutenant colonel, Politician, Real Estate Broker Philip Granville Short, known as Phil Short, is a retired military officer formerly of Covington, Louisiana, USA, who served in the Louisiana State Senate from District 12 from 1996 to 1999.

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Jack Crichton is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
John Alston Crichton, known as Jack Crichton, was an oil and natural gas industrialist from Dallas, Texas, who was among the first of his ranks to recognize the importance of petroleum reserves ...more

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Scotty Robertson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous C. E. Byrd High School Alumni
Coach Robert Scott Robertson, III, known as Scotty Robertson, was an American basketball coach. He was the first coach for the New Orleans Jazz, and he later coached the Chicago Bulls and the Detroit ...more