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

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

Items on this list include Alex Rodriguez and Anne Bancroft.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Christopher Columbus High School?” and “Which celebrities are Christopher Columbus High School alumni?”
Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Christopher Columbus High School Alumni
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Alexander Emmanuel "Alex" Rodriguez, nicknamed "A-Rod", is an American professional baseball third baseman and shortstop for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Seattle Mariners and the Texas Rangers. Rodriguez was one of the sport's most highly touted prospects and is considered one of the greatest baseball players of all time. During his 20-year career, Rodriguez has amassed a .299 batting average, 654 home runs, 1,969 runs batted in, and 2,939 hits. He is a 14-time All-Star and has won three American League Most Valuable Player Awards, ten Silver Slugger Awards, and two Gold Glove Awards. However, he has led a highly controversial career due to his ...more

Age: 42

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

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Anne Bancroft is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Christopher Columbus High School Alumni
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Anna Maria Louisa Italiano, known professionally as Anne Bancroft, was an American actress associated with the Method acting school, which she had studied under Lee Strasberg. Respected for her acting prowess and versatility, Bancroft was acknowledged for her work in film, theatre and television. She won one Academy Award, three BAFTA Awards, two Golden Globes, two Tony Awards and two Emmy Awards, and several other awards and nominations. After her film debut in Don't Bother to Knock and a string of supporting film roles during the 1950s, she won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her lead role in The Miracle Worker as the teacher of teenage Helen Keller, reprising her role in the ...more

Age: Died at 74 (1931-2005)

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

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#49 on The Best Actresses in Film History

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Karina Smirnoff is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Christopher Columbus High School Alumni
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Karina Smirnoff is an Ukrainian-born American professional ballroom dancer of Greek-Russian descent. She is best known to the general public as a professional dancer on Dancing with the Stars, winning the thirteenth season with army veteran and soap opera star J. R. Martinez. She's also won two runner-up titles, a semifinal title, and several quarterfinal titles. She is a five-time U.S. National Champion, World Trophy Champion, and Asian Open Champion. Smirnoff has won the title at the UK Open, is a three-time champion at the US Open, two-time champion at the Asian Open, five-time champion at the Dutch Open, and five-time US National Professional Champion. She has taken second at the British ...more

Age: 40

Birthplace: Kharkiv, Soviet Union

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Enrique Murciano is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Christopher Columbus High School Alumni
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Enrique Ricardo Murciano is an American actor and producer. He is best known for playing FBI agent Danny Taylor in the CBS mystery drama Without a Trace from 2002 to 2009. ...more

Age: 44

Birthplace: USA, Florida, Miami

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