Famous Pioneer High School Alumni

Updated May 31, 2019 4.8k views 11 items

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

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

This list contains graduates like Iggy Pop and Bob Seger.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Pioneer High School?” and “Which celebrities are Pioneer High School alumni?”
Iggy Pop is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni
Film Score Composer, Record producer, Songwriter

Age: 71

Birthplace: Michigan, USA, Muskegon

James Newell Osterberg Jr. (born April 21, 1947), better known as Iggy Pop, is an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, and actor. Designated the "Godfather of Punk", ...more

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Bob Seger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni
Guitarist, Pianist, Musician

Age: 73

Birthplace: Lincoln Park, Wayne County, Metro Detroit, Michigan, Downriver, + more

Robert Clark Seger (born May 6, 1945) is an American singer, songwriter and musician. As a locally successful Detroit-area artist, he performed and recorded as Bob Seger and the Last Heard and ...more

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Jack R. Lousma is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni
Pilot, Astronaut, Engineer

Age: 83

Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Michigan

Jack Robert Lousma (born February 29, 1936), (Col, USMC, Ret.), is an American aeronautical engineer, retired United States Marine Corps officer, former naval aviator, NASA astronaut, and ...more
Jeff Prucher is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni
Lexicographer, Ontologist

Age: 47

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

Jeff Prucher is an author.
Ken Burns is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni
Ken Burns Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 65

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

Kenneth Lauren Burns (born July 29, 1953) is an American filmmaker, known for his style of using archival footage and photographs in documentary films. His widely known documentary series ...more

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Jim Harbaugh is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni
American Football coach, Coach, American football player

Age: 52

Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio

James Joseph Harbaugh (; born December 23, 1963) is an American football coach and former player who is currently the head football coach of the University of Michigan Wolverines and is a former ...more

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Dan Milbrath is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni

Birthplace: Waynesboro, Pennsylvania

John Harbaugh is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni
American Football coach, Coach

Age: 56

Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio

John W. Harbaugh (born September 23, 1962) is the head coach of the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). Previously, he coached the defensive backs for the Philadelphia Eagles ...more
Dave Alexander is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni
Bassist, Songwriter, Musician

Age: Dec. at 28 (1947-1975)

Birthplace: Michigan

David Michael Alexander (June 3, 1947 – February 10, 1975) was an American musician, best known as the original bassist for influential protopunk band The Stooges.
George A. Loud is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni
George A. Loud

Age: Dec. at 73 (1852-1925)

Colonel George Alvin Loud (June 18, 1852 – November 13, 1925) was a politician and businessman from the U.S. state of Michigan. Loud was born in Bainbridge Township, Geauga County, Ohio, and ...more
Deon Jackson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Pioneer High School Alumni
Deon Jackson

Age: Dec. at 68 (1946-2014)

Birthplace: Ann Arbor, Michigan

Deon Jackson (January 26, 1946 – April 18, 2014), was an American soul singer and songwriter. Jackson was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He performed in vocal groups and as a soloist while he ...more