Cranbrook Educational Community Famous Cranbrook Educational Community Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Cranbrook Educational Community and be of some renown.

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

This list has a variety of graduates, like Eero Saarinen and Nick Cave, in it.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Cranbrook Educational Community?” and “Which celebrities are Cranbrook Educational Community alumni?”
Eero Saarinen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cranbrook Educational Community Alumni
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Eero Saarinen was a Finnish American architect and industrial designer of the 20th century famous for shaping his neofuturistic style according to the demands of the project: simple, sweeping, arching structural curves or machine-like rationalism. ...more

Profession: Designer, Architect

Age: Died at 51 (1910-1961)

Birthplace: Kirkkonummi, Finland

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Harry Weese is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cranbrook Educational Community Alumni
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Harry Mohr Weese was an American architect, born in Evanston, Illinois in the Chicago suburbs, who had an important role in 20th century modernism and historic preservation. His brother, Ben Weese, is also a renowned architect. ...more

Profession: Architect

Age: Died at 83 (1915-1998)

Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

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Fumihiko Maki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cranbrook Educational Community Alumni
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Fumihiko Maki is a Japanese architect who teaches at Keio University SFC. In 1993, he received the Pritzker Prize for his work, which often explores pioneering uses of new materials and fuses the cultures of east and west. ...more

Profession: Architect

Age: 88

Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan

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Duane Hanson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cranbrook Educational Community Alumni
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Duane Hanson was an American artist and sculptor from Minnesota who worked in South Florida. He was known for his lifecast realistic works of people, cast in various materials, including polyester resin, fiberglass, Bondo, and bronze. His work is often associated with the Pop Art movement, as well ...more

Profession: Artist

Age: Died at 71 (1925-1996)

Birthplace: Alexandria, Minnesota, United States of America

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