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Famous Los Angeles City College Alumni

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

List features Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Los Angeles City College?” and “Which celebrities are Los Angeles City College alumni?”
  • Clint Eastwood1

    Clint Eastwood

    Film Score Composer, Businessperson


    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

    Clinton Eastwood Jr. (born May 31, 1930) is an American actor, filmmaker, musician, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Mark Hamill2

    Mark Hamill

    Television producer, Film Producer


    BirthplaceOakland, California, United States of America

    Mark Richard Hamill (; born September 25, 1951) is an American actor, voice actor, and writer.... more on Wikipedia

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  • James Coburn3

    James Coburn

    Actor, Voice acting

    AgeDec. at 74 (1928-2002)

    BirthplaceLaurel, Nebraska, United States of America

    James Harrison Coburn III (August 31, 1928 – November 18, 2002) was an American actor. He... more on Wikipedia

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  • Morgan Freeman4

    Morgan Freeman

    Businessperson, Television producer


    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee, United States of America

    Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor, film director, and film narrator.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Paul Winfield5

    AgeDec. at 65 (1939-2004)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    Paul Edward Winfield (May 22, 1939 – March 7, 2004) was an American television, film and stage... more on Wikipedia

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  • Donna Reed6

    AgeDec. at 65 (1921-1986)

    BirthplaceDenison, Iowa, United States of America

    Donna Reed (born Donna Belle Mullenger; January 27, 1921 – January 14, 1986) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • Charles Bukowski7

    Charles Bukowski

    Poet, Columnist

    AgeDec. at 74 (1920-1994)

    BirthplaceAndernach, Germany

    Henry Charles Bukowski (born Heinrich Karl Bukowski; August 16, 1920 – March 9, 1994) was a... more on Wikipedia

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  • Nanette Fabray8

    Nanette Fabray

    Activist, Comedian


    BirthplaceSan Diego, California, USA

    Nanette Fabray (born Ruby Bernadette Nanette Theresa Fabares; October 27, 1920 – February 22,... more on Wikipedia
  • Robert Vaughn9


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Robert Francis Vaughn (November 22, 1932 – November 11, 2016) was an American actor noted for... more on Wikipedia

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  • Ruta Lee10

    Ruta Lee

    Actor, Dancer


    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Ruta Lee (born May 30, 1935) is a Canadian-American actress and dancer who appeared as one of... more on Wikipedia
  • Cindy Williams11


    BirthplaceVan Nuys, Los Angeles, California, USA

    Cynthia Jane "Cindy" Williams (born August 22, 1947) is an American actress best known for her... more on Wikipedia

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  • Gene Roddenberry12

    Gene Roddenberry

    Pilot, Futurist

    AgeDec. at 70 (1921-1991)

    BirthplaceEl Paso, Texas

    Eugene Wesley Roddenberry (August 19, 1921 – October 24, 1991) was an American television... more on Wikipedia


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  • Esther Williams13

    Esther Williams

    Businessperson, Actor

    AgeDec. at 92 (1921-2013)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA, California, Inglewood

    Esther Jane Williams (August 8, 1921 – June 6, 2013) was an American competitive swimmer and... more on Wikipedia

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  • James Mitchell14

    James Mitchell

    Actor, Dancer

    AgeDec. at 90 (1920-2010)

    BirthplaceUSA, California, Sacramento

    James Mitchell (February 29, 1920 – January 22, 2010) was an American actor and dancer.... more on Wikipedia
  • Eric Dolphy15

    Eric Dolphy

    Sideman, Saxophonist

    AgeDec. at 36 (1928-1964)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Eric Allan Dolphy, Jr. (June 20, 1928 – June 29, 1964) was an American jazz alto saxophonist,... more on Wikipedia
  • Michael Ansara16

    Michael Ansara

    Actor, Voice acting

    AgeDec. at 91 (1922-2013)


    Michael George Ansara (April 15, 1922 – July 31, 2013) was an American stage, screen, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Jo Anne Worley17

    Jo Anne Worley

    Comedian, Actor


    BirthplaceLowell, West Creek Township, Indiana, USA

    Jo Anne Worley (born September 6, 1936) is an American actress, comedian and singer. Her work... more on Wikipedia
  • Stuart Whitman18

    Stuart Whitman

    Soldier, Actor


    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

    Stuart Maxwell Whitman (February 1, 1928 – March 16, 2020) was an American actor. He is known... more on Wikipedia

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  • Charles Gordone19

    Charles Gordone

    Educator, Film Producer

    AgeDec. at 70 (1925-1995)

    BirthplaceUSA, Cleveland, Ohio

    Charles Gordone (October 12, 1925 – November 16, 1995) was an American playwright, actor,... more on Wikipedia
  • Pamela Courson20

    Pamela Courson

    Pamela Susan Courson (December 22, 1946 – April 25, 1974) was a long-term companion of Jim... more on Wikipedia
  • Diane Watson21

    Diane Watson

    College Administrator, Politician


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Diane Edith Watson (born November 12, 1933) is a former US Representative for California's... more on Wikipedia
  • Alan Arkin22

    Alan Arkin

    Television director, Musician


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Alan Wolf Arkin (born March 26, 1934) is an American actor, director, and screenwriter. With a... more on Wikipedia

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  • Sally Kellerman23

    Sally Kellerman

    Film Producer, Actor


    BirthplaceLong Beach, California, United States of America

    Sally Clare Kellerman (born June 2, 1937) is an American actress, activist, author, producer,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Rosie Perez24

    Rosie Perez

    Television director, Film Producer


    BirthplaceBushwick, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Rosa María Perez (born September 6, 1964) is an American actress, singer, community activist,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Charles Burnett25

    Charles Burnett

    Film Producer, Screenwriter


    BirthplaceVicksburg, Mississippi

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