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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Miss Porter's School and be of some renown.

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

This list below has a variety of graduates, like Gene Tierney and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, in it.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Miss Porter's School?” and “Which celebrities are Miss Porter's School alumni?”

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Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Editor Jacqueline Lee "Jackie" Kennedy Onassis was the wife of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, and First Lady of the United States during his presidency from 1961 ...more

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Edith Bouvier Beale is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Socialite, Model, Actor Edith Bouvier Beale was an American socialite, fashion model and cabaret performer. She was a first cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Lee Radziwill. She is best known as "Little ...more

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Alice Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Toxicologist Alice Hamilton was the first woman appointed to the faculty of Harvard University and was a leading expert in the field of occupational health. She was a pioneer in the field of toxicology, ...more

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Barbara Babcock is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Actor Barbara Babcock is an American character actress. She is perhaps best known for her roles as the sensuous Grace Gardner on Hill Street Blues for which she won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead ...more

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Gene Tierney is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Actor Gene Eliza Tierney was an American film and stage actress. Acclaimed as a great beauty, she became established as a leading lady. Tierney was best known for her portrayal of the title character ...more

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Gloria Vanderbilt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Fashion designer, Socialite, Designer Gloria Laura Vanderbilt is an American artist, author, actress, heiress and socialite, noted as an early developer of designer blue jeans. She is a member of the Vanderbilt family of New York ...more

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Pema Chödrön is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Nun, Writer, Philosopher Pema Chodron appeared in the Crazy Wisdom documentary film.

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Lilly Pulitzer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Fashion designer, Designer Lillian Pulitzer Rousseau, better known as Lilly Pulitzer, was an American socialite and fashion designer. She founded Lilly Pulitzer, Inc., which produces clothing and other such wares ...more

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Elizabeth May is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Politician, Environmentalist, Writer Elizabeth Evans May OC MP is an American-born Canadian environmentalist, writer, activist, lawyer, and politician currently serving as leader of the Green Party of Canada and Member of ...more

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Mamie Gummer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Actor Mary Willa "Mamie" Gummer is an American actress mostly known for her role as Emily Owens in the TV series Emily Owens, M.D.

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Theodate Pope Riddle is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Architect Theodate Pope Riddle was an American architect. She was one of the first American women architects as well as a survivor of the Lusitania.

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Dorothy Bush Koch is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Author Dorothy Walker Bush Koch, often called "Doro", is an American author and philanthropist. She is the daughter of the 41st President of the United States George H. W. Bush and former ...more

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Edith Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Edith Hamilton Writer Edith Hamilton was a German-American educator and author who was "recognized as the greatest woman Classicist". She was sixty-two years old when The Greek Way, her first book, was ...more

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Letitia Baldrige is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Expert, Public Relations Executive, Author Letitia Baldrige was an American etiquette expert and public relations executive who was most famous for serving as Jacqueline Kennedy's Social Secretary. Known as the "Doyenne of ...more

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Dorothy Walker Bush is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Dorothy Wear Walker Bush, mother to 41st President of the United States, George H. W. Bush, and the grandmother of 43rd President of the United States, George W. Bush. Time on her death wrote ...more

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Janet Auchincloss Rutherfurd is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Socialite Janet Jennings Auchincloss was an American socialite. She was also the half-sister of First Lady Jacqueline Lee "Jackie" Bouvier and actress Carole Lee Bouvier. Janet was the daughter ...more

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Cissy Patterson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
Cissy Patterson Novelist, Writer Eleanor Josephine Medill "Cissy" Patterson was an American journalist and newspaper editor, publisher and owner. Patterson was one of the first women to head a major daily newspaper, ...more

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Katharine Hepburn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
KipBowens added Actor Katharine Houghton Hepburn was an American actress. Known for her fierce independence and spirited personality, Hepburn was a leading lady in Hollywood for more than 60 years. She appeared in a ...more

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Tracy Chapman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
KipBowens added Musician, Singer-songwriter, Singer Tracy Chapman is an American singer-songwriter, known for her hits "Fast Car" and "Give Me One Reason", along with other singles "Talkin' 'bout a Revolution", ...more