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

Items include everything from Michael Kirby to James McAuley.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Fort Street High School?” and “Which celebrities are Fort Street High School alumni?”
Michael Kirby is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Fort Street High School Alumni
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Michael Donald Kirby AC, CMG is an Australian jurist and academic who is a former Justice of the High Court of Australia, serving from 1996 to 2009. He has remained active in retirement: in May 2013 he was appointed by the United Nations Human Rights Council to lead an inquiry into human rights abuses in North Korea, which reported in February 2014. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 79

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

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James Phillip McAuley was an Australian academic, poet, journalist, literary critic and a prominent convert to Roman Catholicism. Peter Coleman considers that "no one else in Australian letters has so effectively exposed or ridiculed modernist verse, leftie politics and mindless liberalism". ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 59 (1917-1976)

Birthplace: New South Wales, Australasia, Australia, Lakemba

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Edmund Barton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Fort Street High School Alumni
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Sir Edmund Barton, GCMG, KC was an Australian politician and judge. He served as the first Prime Minister of Australia and became a founding justice of the High Court of Australia. Barton first became an MP in 1879, in the Parliament of New South Wales. He contributed solidly to the federation movement through the 1890s, eventually contesting the inaugural 1901 federal election as head of a caretaker Protectionist Party federal government. No party won a majority; however, the government was supported by the Australian Labor Party, against the opposition Free Trade Party. Barton resigned as Prime Minister in 1903 to become a judge of the High Court of Australia, serving until his death in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 71 (1849-1920)

Birthplace: Glebe, Sydney, Australia

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Charles Brunsdon Fletcher was an English-born Australian surveyor and journalist who served as the editor of the Sydney Morning Herald for twenty years. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 87 (1859-1946)

Birthplace: Taunton, United Kingdom

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