Famous Cherry Creek High School Alumni

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

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

A list made up of graduates like Brad Lidge and Aron Ralston.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Cherry Creek High School?” and “Which celebrities are Cherry Creek High School alumni?”
Aron Ralston is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cherry Creek High School Alumni
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Aron Lee Ralston (born October 27, 1975) is an American outdoorsman, mechanical engineer and motivational speaker known for surviving a canyoneering accident by cutting off his own arm. During a solo descent of Bluejohn Canyon in southeastern Utah he dislodged a boulder which pinned his right wrist to the side of the canyon wall. After five days he was able to amputate his forearm with a dull pocketknife, make his way through the rest of the canyon, rappel down a 65-foot (20 m) drop, and hike 7 miles (11 km) to safety.The incident is documented in Ralston's autobiography Between a Rock and a Hard Place and is the subject of the 2010 film 127 Hours where he is portrayed by James Franco. After ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Actor, Motivational speaker, Mountaineer, Engineer

Age: 43

Birthplace: Marion, Ohio

David Aardsma is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cherry Creek High School Alumni
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David Allan Aardsma (; born December 27, 1981) is an American former professional baseball pitcher, currently serving in the Toronto Blue Jays front office as a coordinator of player development. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the San Francisco Giants, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox, Seattle Mariners, New York Yankees, New York Mets, and Atlanta Braves. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Baseball player

Age: 37

Birthplace: Denver, Colorado

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Michael Ruffin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cherry Creek High School Alumni
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Michael David Ruffin (born (1977-01-21)January 21, 1977) is an American former professional basketball player. At 6'8" and 248 lbs, he played as a forward/center. After playing college basketball at the University of Tulsa, where he studied chemical engineering, Ruffin was drafted in the second round of the 1999 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. He has played for the Bulls, the Philadelphia 76ers, the Utah Jazz, the Washington Wizards, the Milwaukee Bucks, and the Portland Trail Blazers. He averaged 1.7 points and 3.9 rebounds per game through his NBA career and is considered to be a defensive presence on the court. On February 17, 2009, Ruffin was sent to the Sacramento Kings and then to the ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Basketball player

Age: 42

Birthplace: Denver, Colorado

Jack Elway

Jack Elway is the only son of NFL Hall of Famer John Elway. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 29

Birthplace: Englewood, Colorado