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Famous Highland Park High School Alumni

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

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

Everyone from Angie Harmon to Jayne Mansfield is included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Highland Park High School?” and “Which celebrities are Highland Park High School alumni?”

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Jayne Mansfield is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni
Pin-up girl, Pianist, Model

Age: Dec. at 34 (1933-1967)

Birthplace: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Jayne Mansfield (born April 19, 1933 – June 29, 1967) was an American film, theater, and television actress. She was also a nightclub entertainer, a singer, and one of the early Playboy ...more

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Angie Harmon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni
Model, Actor

Age: 46

Birthplace: Highland Park, Texas, United States of America

Angela Michelle Harmon (born August 10, 1972) is an American actress and model. She was a professional model before gaining international fame for her roles in Baywatch Nights and as New York ...more

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Stark Sands is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni
Actor

Age: 40

Birthplace: Texas, USA, Dallas

Stark Bunker Sands (born September 30, 1978) is an American actor. He is known for his role as Tunny in the original Broadway cast of American Idiot, and originating the role of Charlie Price in ...more
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Shanna Collins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni
Actor

Age: 35

Birthplace: Texas, USA, Dallas

Shanna Dophalene Collins (born June 10, 1983) is an American actress. She played Amber, the best friend of Dani Davis (Nicole Tubiola), on the first season of the ABC Family original series ...more
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Bobby Layne is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni
American football player

Age: Dec. at 60 (1926-1986)

Birthplace: Santa Anna, Texas, USA

Robert Lawrence Layne (December 19, 1926 – December 1, 1986) was an American football quarterback who played for 15 seasons in the National Football League. He played for the Chicago Bears in ...more

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Stephanie March is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni
Actor

Age: 44

Birthplace: Texas, USA, Dallas

Stephanie Caroline March (born (1974-07-23)July 23, 1974) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as New York Assistant DA Alexandra Cabot in the long-running NBC series, Law ...more

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Bill Clements is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni
Businessperson, Politician

Age: Dec. at 94 (1917-2011)

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of America

William Perry Clements Jr. (April 13, 1917 – May 29, 2011) was twice governor of Texas as a Republican. After making his fortune in crude oil, Clements also served as Deputy Secretary of Defense ...more
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Clayton Kershaw is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni
Baseball player

Age: 30

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas

Clayton Edward Kershaw (born March 19, 1988) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball (MLB). A left-handed starting pitcher, Kershaw has ...more

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John N. Leedom is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni
John N. Leedom Author, Engineer

Age: Dec. at 90 (1921-2011)

Birthplace: Texas, Dallas, Contiguous United States, Area code 972, United States of America, + more

John Nesbett Leedom, Sr. (July 27, 1921 - May 31, 2011), was an engineer, businessman, and lobbyist from Dallas, Texas, who served from 1981 to 1996 as a Republican member of the Texas State ...more
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John Hinckley, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni

Age: 63

Birthplace: Ardmore, Oklahoma

John Warnock Hinckley Jr. (born May 29, 1955) is an American man who, on March 30, 1981, attempted to assassinate U.S. President Ronald Reagan in Washington, D.C. He wounded Reagan with a bullet ...more
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Matthew Stafford is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Highland Park High School Alumni
Athlete, American football player

Age: 31

Birthplace: Tampa, Florida

John Matthew Stafford (born February 7, 1988) is an American football quarterback for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). He was raised in Dallas, Texas, and went to ...more

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