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

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

This list features Paul Winfield, Jackson Pollock and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Manual Arts High School?” and “Which celebrities are Manual Arts High School alumni?”
Paul Winfield is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Manual Arts High School Alumni
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Paul Edward Winfield was an American television, film and stage actor. He was known for his portrayal of a Louisiana sharecropper who struggles to support his family during the Great Depression in the landmark film Sounder, which earned him an Academy Award nomination. He portrayed Martin Luther King, Jr. in the 1978 television miniseries King, for which he was nominated for an Emmy Award. Winfield was also known to science fiction fans for his roles in The Terminator, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, and Star Trek: The Next Generation. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 65 (1939-2004)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

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Jackson Pollock is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Manual Arts High School Alumni
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Paul Jackson Pollock, known as Jackson Pollock, was an influential American painter and a major figure in the abstract expressionist movement. He was well known for his unique style of drip painting. During his lifetime, Pollock enjoyed considerable fame and notoriety, a major artist of his generation. Regarded as reclusive, he had a volatile personality, and struggled with alcoholism for most of his life. In 1945, he married the artist Lee Krasner, who became an important influence on his career and on his legacy. Pollock died at the age of 44 in an alcohol-related single-car accident when he was driving. In December 1956, several months after his death, Pollock was given a memorial ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 44 (1912-1956)

Birthplace: Cody, Grant Village, Wyoming, United States of America

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Rachel Robinson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Manual Arts High School Alumni
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Rachel Robinson is a former nurse and the widow of baseball player Jackie Robinson. She was born in Los Angeles, and attended the University of California, Los Angeles. There, she met Jackie in 1941, and they married in 1946, the year before Robinson broke into the big leagues. Their son, Jackie Robinson, Jr., was born in November 1946. The Robinsons would later have a daughter, Sharon, and another son, David. After Jackie Robinson's retirement from baseball following the 1956 season, Rachel Robinson pursued her nursing career, eventually becoming an Assistant Professor at Yale School of Nursing and later, the Director of Nursing at the Connecticut Mental Health Center. In 1973, after Jackie ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 95

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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Gus Arriola is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Manual Arts High School Alumni
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Gustavo "Gus" Arriola was a Mexican-American comic strip cartoonist and animator, primarily known for the comic strip Gordo, which ran from 1941 through 1985. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 91 (1917-2008)

Birthplace: Florence, Arizona, United States of America

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