Famous Grant High School Alumni

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

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

List is made up of graduates like Tom Selleck and Gilbert Arenas.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Grant High School?” and “Which celebrities are Grant High School alumni?”
Tom Selleck is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Grant High School Alumni
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Thomas William "Tom" Selleck is an American actor and film producer. He is best known for his starring role as the private investigator Thomas Magnum in the television series Magnum, P.I., based in Hawaii. He also plays Police Chief Jesse Stone in a series of made-for-TV movies based on Robert B. Parker novels. Since 2010, he has appeared as NYPD Commissioner Frank Reagan in the drama Blue Bloods on CBS. Selleck has appeared in more than fifty film and television roles since Magnum, P.I., including Three Men and a Baby, Quigley Down Under, Mr. Baseball, and Lassiter. Selleck appeared as Dr. Richard Burke on Friends, where he played the on-again, off-again love-interest of Monica Geller, and ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 74

Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of America

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Sally Struthers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Grant High School Alumni
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Sally Anne Struthers is an American actress and spokeswoman, best known for her roles as Gloria Stivic on All in the Family, for which she won two Emmy awards, and as Babette on Gilmore Girls. She was the voice of Charlene Sinclair on the ABC sitcom Dinosaurs and Rebecca Cunningham on the Disney animated series TaleSpin. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 71

Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, USA

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Jeff Porcaro is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Grant High School Alumni
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Jeffrey Thomas "Jeff" Porcaro was an American drummer, songwriter, and producer best known for his work with the rock band Toto. Porcaro was one of the most recorded session musicians in history, working on hundreds of albums and thousands of sessions. While already an established studio player in the 1970s, he came to prominence in the United States as the drummer on the Steely Dan album Katy Lied. Allmusic has characterized him as "arguably the most highly regarded studio drummer in rock from the mid-'70s to the early '90s", further stating that "It is no exaggeration to say that the sound of mainstream pop/rock drumming in the 1980s was, to a large extent, the sound of Jeff Porcaro." ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 38 (1954-1992)

Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut

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Gilbert Arenas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Grant High School Alumni
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Gilbert Jay Arenas, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association. Arenas attended Grant High School in the Valley Glen district of Los Angeles, California, and accepted a scholarship offer to the University of Arizona late in his junior year. He entered the 2001 NBA draft and was selected in the second round by the Golden State Warriors. Arenas is a three-time NBA All-Star, three-time member of the All-NBA Teams, and was voted the NBA Most Improved Player in the 2002–03 season. Arenas was most often nicknamed "Agent Zero," due to his former jersey number, but has increasingly been referred to as "Hibachi," a ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 37

Birthplace: Florida, United States of America

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