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Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni

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

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

This list features graduates like Cameron Diaz and Snoop Dogg.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Long Beach Polytechnic High School?” and “Which celebrities are Long Beach Polytechnic High School alumni?”
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Cameron Diaz is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Model, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 46

Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of America

Cameron Michelle Diaz (born August 30, 1972) is a retired American actress, writer and former model. She has frequently appeared in comedies throughout her career, while also earning critical ...more

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Snoop Dogg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Film Score Composer, Record producer, Rapper

Age: 47

Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States of America

Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. (born October 20, 1971), known professionally as Snoop Dogg, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, producer, media personality, entrepreneur, and actor. His ...more

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Billie Jean King is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Tennis player, Film Producer

Age: 75

Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States of America

Billie Jean King (née Moffitt; born November 22, 1943) is an American former World No. 1 professional tennis player. King won 39 Grand Slam titles: 12 in singles, 16 in women's doubles, ...more

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Nate Dogg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Rapper, Actor, Singer

Age: Dec. at 42 (1969-2011)

Birthplace: Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States of America

Nathaniel Dwayne Hale (August 19, 1969 – March 15, 2011), known professionally as Nate Dogg, was an American singer, rapper, songwriter, and actor. Hale began his career as a member of the ...more

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Andrea Lowell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Model, Actor

Age: 36

Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States of America

Andrea Lowell (born January 17, 1983) is an American actress and model most recognizable from her Playboy magazine nude pictorials and on air work for a variety of Playboy TV programs.
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Tony Gwynn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Baseball player

Age: Dec. at 54 (1960-2014)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Anthony Keith Gwynn Sr. (May 9, 1960 – June 16, 2014), nicknamed "Mr. Padre", was an American professional baseball right fielder, who played 20 seasons (1982–2001) in Major League ...more

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Marcedes Lewis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
American football player

Age: 31

Birthplace: Los Alamitos, California

Marcedes Alexis Lewis (born May 19, 1984) is an American football tight end for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of ...more
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Chase Utley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Baseball player

Age: 40

Birthplace: Pasadena, California

Chase Cameron Utley (born December 17, 1978) is an American former professional baseball second baseman who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for 16 seasons, primarily for the Philadelphia ...more

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Marilyn Horne is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Actor, Voice acting, Singer

Age: 85

Birthplace: Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Marilyn Horne (born January 16, 1934) is an American mezzo-soprano opera singer. She specialized in roles requiring beauty of tone, excellent breath support, and the ability to execute difficult ...more

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Ruth Ashton Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Ruth Ashton Taylor Journalist

Age: 98

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Ruth Ashton Taylor (born April 20, 1922) is a retired American television and radio newscaster, with a career in broadcasting that spanned over 50 years. She was the first female newscaster on ...more
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DeSean Jackson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Athlete, American football player

Age: 29

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

DeSean William Jackson (born December 1, 1986) is an American football wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the ...more

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Carl Weathers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Actor

Age: 71

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Carl Weathers (born January 14, 1948) is an American actor and former professional football player. He is best known for portraying Apollo Creed in the Rocky series of films, Al Dillon in ...more

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Wayne Thiebaud is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Artist

Age: 98

Birthplace: Mesa, Arizona

Wayne Thiebaud (born November 15, 1920) is an American painter widely known for his colorful works depicting commonplace objects—pies, lipsticks, paint cans, ice cream cones, pastries, and hot ...more

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Willie McGinest is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Willie McGinest American football player

Age: 47

Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States of America

William Lee McGinest, Jr. (born December 11, 1971) is a former American football linebacker who played fourteen seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the New England ...more

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Milton Bradley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Baseball player

Age: 40

Birthplace: Harbor City, California

Milton Obelle Bradley, Jr. (born April 15, 1978) is an American retired professional baseball outfielder. Standing 6 feet (1.8 m) and weighing 215 pounds (98 kg), Bradley was a switch hitter who ...more
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Travon Patterson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Travon Patterson American football player

Age: 30

Birthplace: Lynwood, California

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Hershel Dennis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Hershel Dennis American football player

Age: 34

Birthplace: Long Beach, California

Hershel Dennis Jr. (born July 12, 1984) is a former American football running back. He played college football as a student athlete at the University of Southern California. During his six-year ...more
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Antoine Cason is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
American football player

Age: 32

Birthplace: Long Beach, California

Antoine Brandon Cason (born July 9, 1986) is a former American football cornerback. He played college football at Arizona where he was recognized as a consensus All-American and won the Jim ...more
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Bobby Jones is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Basketball player

Age: 35

Birthplace: Compton, California

Bobby Ray Jones Jr. (born 9 January 1984) is an American-born naturalised-Equatorial Guinean professional basketball player who plays for NPC Rieti of the Italian Serie A2. He notably played for ...more

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Michael J. Pagan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Screenwriter, Actor

Age: 34

Michael Jamon Pagan (born January 12, 1985) is an American actor and screenwriter.
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Mack Calvin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Basketball player

Age: 71

Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas

Mack Calvin (born July 27, 1947) is an American former basketball player.
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Craig Hosmer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Politician

Age: Dec. at 67 (1915-1982)

Birthplace: Brea, California, United States of America

Chester Craig Hosmer (May 6, 1915 – October 11, 1982) was a United States Representative from California. Hosmer was born in Brea, California, in Orange County. He attended the public schools, ...more
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Samantha Larson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Samantha Larson

Age: 30

Samantha Larson (born 1988) is an American mountain climber from Long Beach, California. On May 16, 2007, at the age of 18, she became temporarily the youngest non-Nepalese woman to summit Mount ...more
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Chuck Stevens is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Chuck Stevens Baseball player

Age: 100

Birthplace: New Mexico

Charles Augustus Stevens, Jr. (July 10, 1918 – May 28, 2018) was a first baseman in Major League Baseball who played for the St. Louis Browns in parts of three seasons (1941, 1946, 1948). Listed ...more
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Donovan Warren is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Long Beach Polytechnic High School Alumni
Donovan Warren American football player

Age: 30

Birthplace: Long Beach, California

Donovan Jamelle Warren (born January 31, 1989) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. Warren was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent following the ...more