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

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

This list includes Dave Grohl, Eddie Guerrero and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Jefferson High School?” and “Which celebrities are Jefferson High School alumni?”
Eddie Guerrero is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Jefferson High School Alumni
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Eduardo Gory Llanes Guerrero, better known by his ring name Eddie Guerrero, was a Mexican American professional wrestler. Born into a legendary Mexican wrestling family, Eddie Guerrero managed to maintain the storied legacy of his family. Through the 1990s, he had a distinguished career, working for every major professional wrestling promotion in the United States. Guerrero's in-ring character was that of a crafty, resourceful wrestler who would do anything to win a match. His famous mantra became "Lie. Cheat. Steal". Despite being a heel for much of his career, he became popular in and outside the ring. Throughout his career, Guerrero encountered various substance abuse problems outside of ...more

Age: Died at 38 (1967-2005)

Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, USA

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Terry Baker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Jefferson High School Alumni
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Terry Wayne Baker is a former American football and basketball player. He played college football and college basketball at the Oregon State University. He played as a quarterback for the Oregon State Beavers football team from 1960 to 1962, winning the Heisman Trophy as senior. In the spring of his senior year, he played in the Final Four of the 1963 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament with the Oregon State Beavers men's basketball team. To date, he is the only athlete to have both won a Heisman Trophy and played in the Final Four. Baker was the first overall pick in the 1963 NFL draft and played with the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League from 1963 to 1965. He then ...more

Age: 76

Birthplace: Pine River, Minnesota, United States of America

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Iwao Takamoto was a Japanese American animator, television producer, and film director. He was most famous as being a production and character designer for Walt Disney Productions films such as Sleeping Beauty, and later at Hanna-Barbera Productions, where he designed the characters for shows such as Scooby-Doo and eventually became a director and producer. ...more

Age: Died at 82 (1925-2007)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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John Madden is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Jefferson High School Alumni
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John Earl Madden is a former American football player in the National Football League, a former Super Bowl-winning head coach with the Oakland Raiders in the American Football Conference of the NFL, and a former color commentator for NFL telecasts. In 2006, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in recognition of his coaching career. He is also widely known for the long-running Madden NFL video game series he has endorsed and fronted since 1988. Madden worked as a color analyst for all four major networks: CBS, Fox, ABC, and NBC. Madden has also written several books and has served as a commercial pitchman for various products and retailers. He retired from broadcasting on April ...more

Age: 82

Birthplace: Austin, Minnesota, United States of America

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