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

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

List includes Jerome Bettis, Tom Skerritt and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Mackenzie High School?” and “Which celebrities are Mackenzie High School alumni?”
Jerome Bettis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Mackenzie High School Alumni
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Jerome Abram Bettis Sr., nicknamed "The Bus," is a former American football halfback who played for the Los Angeles/St. Louis Rams and Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. Bettis is sixth on the list of NFL rushing yards leaders. He retired in 2006 after the Steelers won Super Bowl XL in his native Detroit, Michigan, and will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2015. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 43

Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of America

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#93 on The Best Football Players Ever

#17 on The Best NFL Running Backs of All Time

#35 on People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame

#12 on If You Didn't Like The Ad, What NFL Player Would You Rather See In The New Nike Campaign?

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Tom Skerritt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Mackenzie High School Alumni
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Thomas Roy "Tom" Skerritt is an American actor who has appeared in more than forty films and more than two hundred television episodes since 1962. He is known for his roles in MASH, Alien, Top Gun, A River Runs Through It, Up in Smoke, and the television series Picket Fences. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 84

Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of America

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#39 on The Best Living Actors in Their 80s

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Kenny Garrett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Mackenzie High School Alumni
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Kenny Garrett is a Grammy Award-winning American post bop jazz saxophonist and flautist who gained fame in his youth as a member of the Duke Ellington Orchestra and of Miles Davis's band. He has since pursued a successful solo career and has been described as "...The most important alto saxophonist of his generation" by Washington City Paper and "...One of the most admired alto saxophonists in jazz after Charlie Parker" by The New York Times. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 57

Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of America

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#8 on The Best Jazz Saxophonists in the World

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Gilbert Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Mackenzie High School Alumni
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Gilbert Jesse Brown is a former American football player. A nose tackle who played for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League, Brown played 125 Packers games recording 292 tackles and seven sacks. Nicknamed "The Gravedigger," in honor of his celebratory dance following a thunderous tackle, Brown played in 15 Packers playoff games. He was a major contributor on strong defenses during the mid-1990s. His best season was 1996, when Green Bay won Super Bowl XXXI. He was also part of the Kansas team that won the 1992 Aloha Bowl, and was selected for the All-Academic Big Eight team in 1991. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 47

Birthplace: Farmington, Michigan, United States of America

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