Famous Newton North High School Alumni

Updated May 31, 2019 7k views 7 items

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

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

These graduates, like Priyanka Chopra and Matt LeBlanc include images when available.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Newton North High School?” and “Which celebrities are Newton North High School alumni?”
Priyanka Chopra is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Newton North High School Alumni
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Priyanka Chopra Jonas (pronounced [prɪˈjəŋkaː ˈtʃoːpɽaː]; born 18 July 1982) is an Indian actress, singer, film producer, and the winner of the Miss World 2000 pageant. One of India's highest-paid and most popular celebrities, Chopra has received numerous awards, including one National Film Awards and five Filmfare Awards. In 2016, the Government of India honoured her with the Padma Shri, and Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world. In 2017 and 2018, Forbes listed her among the World's 100 Most Powerful Women. Although Chopra initially aspired to study aeronautical engineering, she accepted offers to join the Indian film industry, which came as a result of her ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Model, Actor, Singer

Age: 36

Birthplace: Jamshedpur, India

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Matt LeBlanc is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Newton North High School Alumni
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Matthew Steven LeBlanc (; born July 25, 1967) is an American actor and comedian. He received international recognition for his portrayal of dim-witted, yet well-intentioned womaniser Joey Tribbiani on Friends, which ran from 1994 to 2004. For his work on Friends, LeBlanc received three Emmy Award nominations. He has also starred as a fictionalized version of himself in Episodes (2011–2017), for which he won a Golden Globe Award and received four additional Emmy Award nominations. He co-hosted Top Gear from 2016 to 2019. As of 2019, he plays Adam Burns in Man with a Plan. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Film Producer, Actor

Age: 51

Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts, United States of America

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James Harris Simons is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Newton North High School Alumni
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James Harris Simons (; born April 25, 1938) is an American mathematician, billionaire hedge fund manager, and philanthropist. He is known as a quantitative investor and in 1982 founded Renaissance Technologies, a private hedge fund based in Setauket-East Setauket, New York. Although Simons retired from the fund in 2009, he remains its non-executive chairman and adviser. As reported by Forbes, his net worth as of February 2019 is estimated to be $21.5 billion.Simons is known for his studies on pattern recognition. He also developed (with Shiing-Shen Chern) the Chern–Simons form, and contributed to the development of string theory by providing a theoretical framework to combine geometry and ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Mathematician, Businessperson, Physicist

Age: 81

Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts

Barbara Delinsky is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Newton North High School Alumni
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Barbara Delinsky (born August 8, 1945, in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. as Barbara Ruth Greenberg.) is an American writer of romance novels, including 19 New York Times bestsellers. She has also been published under the pen names Bonnie Drake and Billie Douglass. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Novelist, Author, Writer

Age: 73

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts