Famous Newark Arts High School Alumni

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different graduates, including Michael B. Jordan and Connie Francis.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Newark Arts High School?” and “Which celebrities are Newark Arts High School alumni?”
Connie Francis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Newark Arts High School Alumni
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Connie Francis (born Concetta Rosa Maria Franconero, December 12, 1938) is an American pop singer, former actress, and top-charting female vocalist of the late 1950s and early 1960s. Although her chart success waned in the second half of the 1960s, Francis remained a top concert draw. Despite several severe interruptions in her career, she is still active as a recording and performing artist. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Actor, Singer

Age: 80

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

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Melba Moore is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Newark Arts High School Alumni
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Beatrice Melba Hill (born October 29, 1945), known by her stage name, Melba Moore is an American singer, actress, voice actress, and entertainer. Moore is the daughter of saxophonist Teddy Hill and R&B singer Bonnie Davis. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Singer-songwriter, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 73

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Kat DeLuna is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Newark Arts High School Alumni
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Kathleen Emperatriz DeLuna (born November 26, 1987) is an American singer, songwriter and dancer. DeLuna began pursuing a career as a singer when she was a teenager. After signing with Epic Records, she released her debut single "Whine Up" in 2007. The single went on to become a commercial success, entering the Top 40 in numerous countries and topping the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart. Her debut studio album, 9 Lives (2007), failed to see the success of its lead single. The album's third single, "Run the Show", became a hit in various territories, and reached number two on the Hot Dance Club Play chart. Following the commercial performance of her first album, DeLuna was dropped from ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Songwriter, Musician, Singer

Age: 31

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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Tisha Campbell-Martin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Newark Arts High School Alumni
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Tisha Michelle Campbell (born October 13, 1968) is an American actress, singer, and dancer. Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and raised in New Jersey, She made her screen debut appearing in the 1986 rock musical comedy film Little Shop of Horrors, and later went to star on the short-lived NBC musical comedy drama Rags to Riches (1987-1988). Campbell has appeared in films including School Daze (1988), Rooftops (1989), Another 48 Hrs. (1990), Boomerang (1992), and Sprung (1997). She received Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female nomination for her performance in the 1990 comedy film House Party, and later starred in its two sequels; House Party 2 (1991), and House Party 3 ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Actor, Singer

Age: 50

Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA

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