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

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

List is made up of a variety of graduates, including Clint Eastwood and Rickey Henderson.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Oakland Technical High School?” and “Which celebrities are Oakland Technical High School alumni?”
Clint Eastwood is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Oakland Technical High School Alumni
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Clinton "Clint" Eastwood, Jr. is an American actor, film director, producer, musician, and politician. He rose to international fame with his role as the Man with No Name in Sergio Leone's Dollars trilogy of spaghetti Westerns during the 1960s, and as antihero cop Harry Callahan in the five Dirty ...more

Profession: Film Score Composer, Businessperson, Politician, Pianist, Television producer, + more

Age: 86

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Credits: Million Dollar Baby, Gran Torino, Unforgiven, Rawhide

Also Ranked

#30 on The Best Actors Working Today

#18 on The Best American Actors Working Today

#19 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#10 on The Best Living American Actors

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Rickey Henderson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Oakland Technical High School Alumni
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Rickey Nelson Henley Henderson is a retired American baseball outfielder who played in Major League Baseball for nine teams from 1979 to 2003, including four stints with his original team, the Oakland Athletics. Nicknamed "The Man of Steal", he is widely regarded as the sport's greatest leadoff ...more

Profession: Baseball player, Coach

Age: 59

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Also Ranked

#29 on The Greatest Baseball Players of All Time

#3 on The Greatest Left-Fielders of All Time

#8 on The Best Players in the Baseball Hall of Fame

#46 on The Greatest Left-Handed Athletes of All Time

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Huey P. Newton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Oakland Technical High School Alumni
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Huey Percy Newton was an African-American political activist and revolutionary, who along with Bobby Seale, co-founded the Black Panther Party in 1966. Newton had a long series of confrontations with law enforcement, including several convictions, while he participated in political activism. He ...more

Profession: Political Activist

Age: Died at 47 (1942-1989)

Birthplace: Monroe, Louisiana, United States of America

Credits: Huey P. Newton: Prelude to Revolution

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Frank Oz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Oakland Technical High School Alumni
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Frank Oz is an English-born American puppeteer, actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter. He is best known for his puppeteering work, where he performed the Muppet characters of Miss Piggy and Fozzie Bear in The Muppet Show, and Cookie Monster, Bert, and Grover in Sesame Street. His work as ...more

Profession: Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting, Film Director, Puppeteer

Age: 72

Birthplace: Hereford, United Kingdom

Credits: Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi, Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith, Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones

Also Ranked

#77 on The Greatest Living Directors, Ranked List

#27 on The Best Comedy Directors in Film History

#8 on The All-Time Best Voice Actors

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