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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Culver Academies and be of some renown.

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

List is made up of a variety of graduates, including Hal Holbrook and Adolphe Menjou.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Culver Academies?” and “Which celebrities are Culver Academies alumni?”

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George Steinbrenner is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Businessperson, Theatrical producer, Investor George Michael Steinbrenner III was an American businessman who was the principal owner and managing partner of Major League Baseball's New York Yankees. During Steinbrenner's 37-year ownership ...more

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Adolphe Menjou is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Radio personality, Actor Adolphe Jean Menjou was an American actor. His career spanned both silent films and talkies. He appeared in such films as Charles Chaplin's A Woman of Paris, in which he played the lead role; ...more

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Walter O'Malley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Businessperson Walter Francis O'Malley was an American sports executive who owned the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers team in Major League Baseball from 1950 to 1979. He served as Brooklyn Dodgers chief legal ...more

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Frank Batten is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Frank Batten was a co-founder of the first nationwide, 24-hour cable weather channel, The Weather Channel. His media company, Landmark Media Enterprises, owns nine daily newspapers, more than 50 ...more

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Hal Holbrook is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Television director, Actor, Voice acting Harold Rowe "Hal" Holbrook, Jr. is an American film and stage actor. Holbrook initially gained notoriety for a one-man stage show he developed while in college in 1954, performing as ...more

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Gene Siskel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Film critic, Journalist, Actor Eugene Kal "Gene" Siskel was an American film critic and journalist for the Chicago Tribune. Along with colleague Roger Ebert, he hosted a series of popular review shows on television ...more

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Joshua Logan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Theatre Director, Screenwriter, Actor Joshua Lockwood Logan III was an American stage and film director and writer.

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Horace Heidt is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Horace Heidt was an American pianist, big band leader, and radio and television personality. His band, Horace Heidt and his Musical Knights, toured vaudeville and performed on radio and ...more

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Eugene Pallette is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Actor Eugene William Pallette was an American actor. He appeared in over 240 silent era and sound era motion pictures between 1913 and 1946. After an early career as a slender leading man, Pallette ...more

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Russell Lee is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Photographer Russell Lee was an American photographer and photojournalist, best known for his work for the Farm Security Administration. His technically excellent images documented the ethnography of various ...more

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Jon Scieszka is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Novelist, Author, Writer Jon Scieszka is an American children's writer, best known for picture books created with the illustrator Lane Smith. He is also a nationally recognized reading advocate, and the founder of Guys ...more

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Paul Sloan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Businessperson, Information technology

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Tim Holt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Actor Tim Holt was an American film actor best known for his youthful leading roles in Western films and his co-starring role opposite Humphrey Bogart in the 1948 film The Treasure of the Sierra

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James C. Bolton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Businessperson, Banker James Calderwood Bolton was a banker, civic leader, and Baptist layman in Alexandria, Louisiana.

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Lamar Hunt is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Investor, Entrepreneur, American football player Lamar Hunt was an American sportsman and promoter of American football, soccer, basketball, tennis and ice hockey in the United States and an inductee into three sports' halls of fame. He was ...more

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Budd Boetticher is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter Oscar "Budd" Boetticher, Jr. was a film director during the classical period in Hollywood most famous for the series of low-budget Westerns he made in the late 1950s starring Randolph

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Robert R. Young is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Financier Robert Ralph Young was a United States financier and industrialist. He is best known for leading the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway and New York Central Railroad during and after World War II. He ...more

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Gary Suter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Ice Hockey Player Gary Lee Suter is an American former professional ice hockey defenseman who played over 1,000 games in the National Hockey League between 1985 and 2002. He was a ninth round selection of the ...more

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Hal Steinbrenner is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Hal Steinbrenner Harold Zieg "Hal" Steinbrenner is principal owner, managing general partner and co-chairman of the New York Yankees. He and his brother Hank inherited the team from their father, who

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Mark Salling is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Musician, Singer-songwriter, Actor Mark Wayne Salling is an American actor, singer-songwriter, composer, and musician. He is known for his role as Noah "Puck" Puckerman on the comedy television series, Glee.

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Robert J. Huber is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Businessperson, Politician Robert James "Bob" Huber was a Republican politician and businessman from the U.S. state of Michigan. Huber was born in Detroit, where he completed public school. He attended the ...more

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Bud Adams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Entrepreneurship Kenneth Stanley "Bud" Adams, Jr. was the owner of the Tennessee Titans, a National Football League franchise. He was instrumental in the founding and establishment of the former ...more

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Eugene C. Eppley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Eugene C. Eppley Hotel Manager Eugene C. Eppley also known as Gene, was a hotel magnate in Omaha, Nebraska. Eppley is credited with single-handedly building one of the most successful hotel empires, by the 1950s the largest ...more

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James Michaels is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
James Michaels Journalist James W. Michaels was an American journalist and magazine editor. Michaels served as the longtime editor of Forbes magazine from 1961 until his retirement in 1999.

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Jack Eckerd is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Jack Eckerd Businessperson Jack Eckerd was an American businessman who founded the Eckerd chain of drugstores.

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Luther Davis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Soldier, Theatrical producer, Television producer Luther Davis was an American play- and screenwriter. He attended Culver Academies, received a BA from Yale and rose to the rank of major in the US Air Force. He was the father of two daughters ...more

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Robert Schoenhof Weil is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Robert Schoenhof Weil Robert Schoenhof Weil is an American businessman and philanthropist. He is the Chairman emeritus of Weil Brothers Cotton, Inc.

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Elliott White Springs is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Pilot, Manufacturer, Writer Elliott White Springs, was a South Carolina businessman and an American flying ace of World War I, credited with shooting down 16 enemy aircraft.

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W. Scott Wilkinson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Lawyer William Scott Wilkinson, known as W. Scott Wilkinson, was an attorney in Shreveport, Louisiana, who served a single term as a Democrat from Caddo Parish in the Louisiana House of Representatives ...more

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Bill Koch is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Businessperson, Sailor, Art collector William Ingraham "Bill" Koch is an American businessman, sailor, and collector. His boat was the winner of the America's Cup in 1992. Forbes estimated William Koch's net worth was $4.0 ...more

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Reuben Hollis Fleet is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Culver Academies Alumni
Reuben Hollis Fleet Reuben Hollis Fleet was an American aviation pioneer, industrialist and army officer. Fleet founded and led several corporations, most notably Consolidated Aircraft.