Famous McClymonds High School Alumni

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

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

Bill Russell and Frank Robinson are included in this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to McClymonds High School?” and “Which celebrities are McClymonds High School alumni?”
Bill Russell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous McClymonds High School Alumni
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William Felton "Bill" Russell is an American retired professional basketball player. Russell played center for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association from 1956 to 1969. A five-time NBA Most Valuable Player and a twelve-time All-Star, Russell was the centerpiece of the Celtics dynasty, winning eleven NBA championships during his thirteen-year career. Along with Henri Richard of the National Hockey League's Montreal Canadiens, Russell holds the record for the most championships won by an athlete in a North American sports league. Before his professional career, Russell led the University of San Francisco to two consecutive NCAA championships. He also won a gold medal at the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 85

Birthplace: West Monroe, Louisiana, United States of America

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Frank Robinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous McClymonds High School Alumni
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Frank Robinson (August 31, 1935 – February 7, 2019) was an American former Major League Baseball outfielder and manager. He played for five teams from 1956 to 1976, and became the only player to win league MVP honors in both the National and American Leagues. He won the Triple crown, was a member of two teams that won the World Series, and amassed the fourth-most career home runs at the time of his retirement. Robinson was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982. Robinson was the first African-American hired to serve as manager in Major League history. He managed the Cleveland Indians during the last two years of his playing career, compiling a 186–189 record. He went on to manage the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 83

Birthplace: Beaumont, Texas

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Vada Pinson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous McClymonds High School Alumni
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Vada Edward Pinson, Jr. was an American center fielder and coach in Major League Baseball. He played in the major leagues for 18 years, from 1958 through 1975, and his greatest seasons were with the Cincinnati Reds, for whom he played from 1958 to 1968. Pinson, who batted and threw left-handed, was primarily a center fielder who combined power, speed, and strong defensive ability. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 57 (1938-1995)

Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee

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Willie Tasby

Willie Tasby Jr. was a Major League Baseball player for six seasons, all in the American League. Tasby came up with the Baltimore Orioles and spent time with the Boston Red Sox, Washington Senators, and Cleveland Indians. Willie was primarily an outfielder, appearing in just two games in the infield in his 583-game career. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 86

Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana