List of famous alumni from Pingry School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Pingry School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Pingry School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Pingry 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 Pingry School.
Examples of graduates on this list: Andrew McCarthy, Amos Hostetter, Jr. and more.This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Pingry School?” and “Which celebrities are Pingry School alumni?”
Andrew Thomas McCarthy is an American actor, award-winning travel writer and television director from Westfield, N.J. He is known for his roles in the 1980s films St. Elmo's Fire, Mannequin, Weekend at Bernie's, Pretty in Pink, and Less Than Zero, and more recently for his roles in the television shows Lipstick Jungle, White Collar and Royal Pains. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Westfield, New Jersey, United States of America
#29 on The Greatest '80s Teen Starssee more on Andrew McCarthy
Amos Barr Hostetter, Jr. is an American businessman, who was the founder, chairman, and CEO of Continental Cablevision. With an estimated current net worth of around $2.6 billion, he is ranked by Forbes as the 521st richest person in the world as of 2012. He has also served as the chairman of C-SPAN. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: United States of America
Nicholas Gregory Mankiw is an American macroeconomist and Chairman and Professor of Economics at Harvard University. Mankiw is best known in academia for his work on New Keynesian economics. From 2003 to 2005, Mankiw was chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers under President George W. Bush. In 2006, he became an economic adviser to Mitt Romney and continued during Romney's 2012 presidential bid. He is a conservative and he writes a popular blog, ranked the number one economics blog by US economics professors in a 2011 survey. He is also author of the best-selling textbook Principles of Economics. The IDEAS/RePEc overall ranking puts him as 42nd most influential economist in the world ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Trenton, New Jersey, United States of Americasee more on N. Gregory Mankiw
Fleet Admiral William Frederick Halsey Jr., GBE —known as Bill Halsey or "Bull" Halsey—was an American fleet admiral in the United States Navy. At the start of the War in the Pacific Halsey commanded the task force centered on the carrier Enterprise in a series of raids against Japanese-held targets. He was made commander, South Pacific Area and led the Allied forces over the course of the Battle for Guadalcanal and the fighting up the Solomon chain. In 1943 he was made commander of the Third Fleet, the post he held through the duration of hostilities. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 77 (1882-1959)
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States of America
#25 on The Most Beloved US Veteranssee more on William Halsey, Jr.