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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?”
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
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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 until his assassination in 1963. Five years later she married Greek shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis; they remained married until his death in 1975. Jacqueline was the elder daughter of Wall Street stockbroker John Vernou Bouvier III and Janet Norton Lee, who divorced in 1940. In 1951, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in French literature at George Washington University and went on to work for the Washington Times-Herald as an Inquiring Photographer. In 1952, Jacqueline met Congressman John F. ...more

Age: Died at 65 (1929-1994)

Birthplace: Southampton, New York, United States of America

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Edith Bouvier Beale is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
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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 Edie," and became widely known for her participation in the 1975 independent documentary film Grey Gardens by Albert and David Maysles. ...more

Age: Died at 85 (1917-2002)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

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Alice Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
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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, studying occupational illnesses and the dangerous effects of industrial metals and chemical compounds on the human body. ...more

Age: Died at 101 (1869-1970)

Birthplace: Fort Wayne, Allen County, United States of America, United States, with Territories, + more

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Barbara Babcock is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Miss Porter's School Alumni
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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 Actress—Drama Series in 1981 and her role as Dorothy Jennings on Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman for which she was nominated for an Emmy Award in 1993. ...more

Age: 81

Birthplace: Fort Riley, Kansas, United States of America

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