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Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Oak Park and River Forest High School and be of some renown.

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

Items on this list include Kathy Griffin and Ludacris.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Oak Park and River Forest High School?” and “Which celebrities are Oak Park and River Forest High School alumni?”
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Kathy Griffin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 58

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Kathleen Mary Griffin (born November 4, 1960) is an American comedian and actress. She has starred in several comedy specials for cable TV and has released several comedy albums. In 2007 and ...more

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Dan Castellaneta is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter

Age: 61

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States of America

Daniel Louis Castellaneta (; born October 29, 1957) is an American actor, voice actor, comedian and screenwriter, best known for his long-running role as Homer Simpson on the Fox Broadcasting ...more

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Ernest Hemingway is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
Journalist, Novelist, Author

Age: Dec. at 62 (1899-1961)

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States of America

Ernest Miller Hemingway (July 21, 1899 – July 2, 1961) was an American journalist, novelist, short-story writer, and sportsman. His economical and understated style—which he termed the iceberg ...more

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Ray Kroc is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur

Age: Dec. at 82 (1902-1984)

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States of America

Raymond Albert "Ray" Kroc (October 5, 1902 – January 14, 1984) was an American fast-food tycoon. He joined the California company McDonald's in 1954, after the McDonald brothers had ...more

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Ludacris is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
Rapper, Entrepreneur, Film Producer

Age: 41

Birthplace: USA, Champaign, Illinois

Christopher Brian Bridges (born September 11, 1977), known professionally as Ludacris (), is an American rapper and actor. Ludacris is the founder of Disturbing tha Peace. Ludacris has won ...more

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Thomas Lennon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
Television director, Comedian, Television producer

Age: 48

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States of America

Thomas Patrick Lennon (born August 9, 1970) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, producer, director and novelist. As an actor he is best known for his work as a cast member on MTV's The ...more

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Mary Agnes Yerkes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
Mary Agnes Yerkes

Age: Dec. at 103 (1886-1989)

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois

Mary Agnes Yerkes, ( YUR-keez; August 9, 1886 – November 8, 1989), was an American Impressionist painter, photographer and artisan. She was skilled in the media of oil, pastel and watercolor. ...more
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Greg Guy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
Greg Guy
Gregory Guy Jr. (born October 17, 1971) is a retired American professional basketball player most known for being the NCAA Division I scoring champion during the 1992–93 season.He was born in ...more
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Iman Shumpert is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
Basketball player

Age: 28

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois

Iman Asante Shumpert ( EE-mahn; born June 26, 1990) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Shumpert ...more

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Will Thompson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
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Art Lynch is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Oak Park And River Forest High School Alumni
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