Famous Herbert Hoover High School Alumni

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Herbert Hoover High School and be of some renown.

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

This list features Eva Mendes, Ted Williams and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Herbert Hoover High School?” and “Which celebrities are Herbert Hoover High School alumni?”
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    Eva de la Caridad Méndez (born March 5, 1974), known professionally as Eva Mendes (), is an American actress, model and businesswoman. Her acting career began in the late 1990s, with a series of roles in B films such as Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror (1998) and Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000). Mendes's performance in Training Day (2001) marked a turning point in her career, and led to parts in the commercially successful films 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003) and Hitch (2005), the latter of which made her one of the first minority actors to play the lead in a mainstream romantic comedy. She starred in Ghost Rider (2007) and The Spirit (2008), both film adaptations of comics, and ventured  ...more
    • Profession: Spokesperson, Businessperson, Model, Designer, Actor
    • Age: 47
    • Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States of America

    #291 of 349 The Best Actresses In Film History#52 of 199 Famous Women You'd Want to Have a Beer With#117 of 253 The Best American Actresses Working Today

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    Barbara Radding Morgan (born November 28, 1951) is an American teacher and a former NASA astronaut. She participated in the Teacher in Space program as backup to Christa McAuliffe for the 1986 ill-fated STS-51-L mission of the Space Shuttle Challenger. She then trained as a Mission Specialist, and flew on STS-118 in August 2007.  ...more
    • Profession: Astronaut, Teacher
    • Age: 70
    • Birthplace: Fresno, California, USA
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    Theodore Samuel "Ted" Williams was an American Major League Baseball left fielder, and later manager. Williams played his entire 19-year major league career for the Boston Red Sox from 1939–1942 and 1946–1960. Nicknamed "The Kid", "The Splendid Splinter", "Teddy Ballgame", "The Thumper" and "The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived", Williams is regarded as one of the greatest hitters in baseball history.   ...more
    • Profession: Pilot, Baseball player
    • Age: Dec. at 83 (1918-2002)
    • Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of America

    #5 of 39 Longest Hitting Streaks in Baseball#483 of 753 People We Wish Were Still Alive#1 of 146 The Best Boston Red Sox Of All Time

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    Joseph Hahn (born March 15, 1977) is a Korean-American musician, DJ, director and visual artist. He is best known as the DJ of the American rock band Linkin Park, doing the scratching, turntables, sampling, and programming for all seven of Linkin Park's albums. Hahn, along with bandmate Mike Shinoda, are responsible for most of Linkin Park's album artwork.  ...more
    • Profession: Painter, Musician, Disc jockey, Turntablist, Music video director
    • Age: 44
    • Birthplace: Texas, USA, Dallas