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

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

Alumni range from Ice-T to Darryl Strawberry.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Crenshaw High School?” and “Which celebrities are Crenshaw High School alumni?”
Darryl Strawberry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Crenshaw High School Alumni
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Darryl Eugene Strawberry, Sr. is a former American Major League Baseball right fielder and an ordained Christian minister and author. Strawberry is well known for his career in baseball and his controversial personal life. Throughout the 1980s and early 1990s, Strawberry was one of the most feared sluggers in the game, known for his prodigious home runs and his intimidating presence in the batter's box with his 6-foot-6 frame and his long, looping swing that elicited comparisons to Ted Williams. During his 17-year career, he helped lead the New York Mets to a World Series championship in 1986 and the New York Yankees to three World Series championships in 1996, 1998 and 1999. A popular ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 56

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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#33 on The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time

#73 on The Greatest Left-Handed Athletes of All Time

#3 on The Greatest New York Mets of All Time

#53 on The Greatest Left Handed Baseball Players of All Time

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Ice-T is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Crenshaw High School Alumni
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Ice-T


Tracy Lauren Marrow, better known by his stage name Ice-T, is an American rapper, singer, and actor. He began his career as a rapper in the 1980s and was signed to Sire Records in 1987, when he released his debut album Rhyme Pays, the first hip-hop album to carry an explicit content sticker. The next year, he founded the record label Rhyme $yndicate Records and released another album, Power. He co-founded the metal band Body Count, which he introduced in his 1991 album O.G.: Original Gangster. Body Count released its self-titled debut album in 1992. Ice-T encountered controversy over his track "Cop Killer", which was perceived to glamorize killing police officers. Ice-T asked to be released ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 60

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

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#76 on The Best Rap Lyricists of All Time

#57 on The Greatest Rappers of All Time

#7 on The Best '80s Rappers

#106 on The Best Singers Who Only Need to Go By One Name

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Marques Johnson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Crenshaw High School Alumni
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Marques Kevin Johnson is an American retired professional basketball player. The small forward played in the National Basketball Association from 1977–1989, where was a five-time All-Star. He spent a majority of his career with the Milwaukee Bucks. Johnson was a Los Angeles City Section player of the year in high school before attending the University of California, Los Angeles. He played college basketball for the UCLA Bruins and won a national championship in 1975. In his senior year, he won multiple national player of the year awards. Johnson was the third overall pick in the 1977 NBA Draft by the Milwaukee Bucks. He played seven seasons with Milwaukee before finishing his NBA career with ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 62

Birthplace: Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States of America

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#49 on People Who Should Be in the Basketball Hall of Fame

#49 on The Best Small Forwards of All Time

#97 on The Greatest Offensive Players in NBA History

#10 on The Best Basketball Players in UCLA History

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Daymeion Dante Hughes is a former American football cornerback who played five seasons in the National Football League. He played college football for the University of California, Berkeley, and received consensus All-American honors. The Indianapolis Colts selected him in the third round of the 2007 NFL Draft, and he also played for the NFL's San Diego Chargers. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 32

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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