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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Friends' Central School and be of some renown.

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

Kat Dennings and Brian De Palma are included in this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Friends' Central School?” and “Which celebrities are Friends' Central School alumni?”
Kat Dennings is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Friends' Central School Alumni
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Katherine Litwack (born June 13, 1986), known professionally as Kat Dennings, is an American actress. After making her acting debut in an episode of the HBO dramedy series Sex and the City, Dennings has since appeared in films including The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Big Momma's House 2 (2006), Charlie Bartlett (2007), The House Bunny (2008), Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008), Defendor (2009), Thor (2011) and Thor: The Dark World (2013). From 2011 to 2017, she starred alongside Beth Behrs in the CBS sitcom 2 Broke Girls. ...more

Age: 31

Birthplace: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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Brian De Palma is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Friends' Central School Alumni
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Brian Russell De Palma is an American film director and screenwriter. In a career spanning over 40 years, he is probably best known for his suspense and crime thriller films. He directed successful and popular films such as Carrie, Dressed to Kill, Scarface, The Untouchables, Carlito's Way, and Mission: Impossible, and The Black Dahlia ...more

Age: 77

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

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Karl Barry Sharpless is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Friends' Central School Alumni
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Karl Barry Sharpless is an American chemist known for his work on stereoselective reactions. ...more

Age: 76

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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H.D. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Friends' Central School Alumni
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Hilda "H.D." Doolittle was an American poet, novelist, and memoirist known for her association with the early 20th century avant-garde Imagist group of poets such as Ezra Pound and Richard Aldington. She published under the pen name of H.D.. H.D. was born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in 1886 and moved to London in 1911, where her publications earned her a central role within the then emerging Imagist movement. A charismatic figure, she was championed by the modernist poet Ezra Pound, who was instrumental in building and furthering her career. From 1916–17, she acted as the literary editor of the Egoist journal, while her poetry appeared in the English Review and the Transatlantic Review. ...more

Age: Died at 75 (1886-1961)

Birthplace: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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