vote on everything
READ
16.2k readers

Famous Punahou School Alumni

Updated July 22, 2019 16.2k views62 items

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Punahou School and be of some renown.

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

Barack Obama and Kelly Preston are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Punahou School?” and “Which celebrities are Punahou School alumni?”
...more
  • 1
    Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Barack Obama

    Politician, Author

    Age59

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    Barack Hussein Obama born August 4, 1961is an American attorney and politician who served as... more on Wikipedia

    More Barack Obama 

    Silly Things People Blame Barack Obama For#48 of 269 The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

  • 2
    Kelly Preston is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Kelly Preston

    Model, Actor

    Age57

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    Kelly Kamalelehua Smith (October 13, 1962 - July 12, 2020), better known by her stage name... more on Wikipedia

    More Kelly Preston 

    #740 of 1,883 The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History#292 of 853 The Best Actresses in Film History

  • 3
    Sun Yat-sen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Sun Yat-sen

    Politician, Physician

    AgeDec. at 59 (1866-1925)

    BirthplaceZhongshan

    Sun Yat-sen (; 12 November 1866 – 12 March 1925) was a Chinese politician, physician and... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Sarah Wayne Callies is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Age43

    BirthplaceLa Grange, Illinois, United States of America

    Sarah Wayne Callies (born June 1, 1977) is an American actress. She is best known for her... more on Wikipedia

    More Sarah Wayne Callies 

    #19 of 20 The Best The Walking Dead Actors#27 of 31 Where You've Seen 'The Walking Dead' Actors Before

  • 5
    Carrie Ann Inaba is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Carrie Ann Inaba

    Game Show Host, Film Producer

    Age52

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    Carrie Ann Inaba (born January 5, 1968) is an American television personality, dancer,... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Buster Crabbe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Buster Crabbe

    Actor, Swimmer

    AgeDec. at 75 (1908-1983)

    BirthplaceOakland, USA, California

    Clarence Linden Crabbe II (; February 7, 1908 – April 23, 1983), known professionally as... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Sean Kern is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni
    Sean Kern is an American water polo player. His position is center forward (two-meter... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Lawrence M. Judd is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni
    Lawrence McCully Judd (March 20, 1887 – October 4, 1968) was a politician of the Territory of... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Charles L. Veach is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Charles L. Veach

    Astronaut, Fighter pilot

    AgeDec. at 51 (1944-1995)

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Charles Lacy Veach (September 18, 1944 – October 3, 1995) was a USAF fighter pilot and NASA... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Maya Soetoro-Ng is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Maya Soetoro-Ng

    Writer, Teacher

    Age50

    BirthplaceJakarta, Indonesia

    {{Infobox person | name = Maya Soetoro-Ng | image = Maya... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Steve Case is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Steve Case

    Investor, Entrepreneur

    Age62

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii

    Stephen McConnell Case (born August 21, 1958) is an American entrepreneur, investor, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Amanda Schull is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Amanda Schull

    Ballet Dancer, Actor

    Age42

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    Amanda Schull (born August 26, 1978) is an American actress and former professional ballet... more on Wikipedia

    More Amanda Schull 

    #106 of 163 The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses#97 of 310 Hallmark Channel Actors and Actresses

  • 13
    Michelle Wie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Age30

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    Michelle Sung Wie (; born October 11, 1989) is an American professional golfer who plays on... more on Wikipedia

    More Michelle Wie 

    #24 of 670 Rank the Sexiest Current Female Athletes#315 of 595 American Public Figures Who Are National Treasures

  • 14
    Norm Chow is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Norm Chow

    American Football coach, Coach

    Age74

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii

    Norman Yew Heen Chow (born May 3, 1946) is an American football coach and former player. He... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Kirby Wright is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Kirby Wright

    Novelist, Writer

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii

    Kirby Michael Wright is an American writer best known for his coming of age island novel... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Mark Tuinei is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Mark Tuinei

    American football player

    AgeDied at 39 (1960-1999)

    BirthplaceOceanside, California

    Mark Pulemau Tuinei (March 31, 1960 – May 6, 1999) was an American football offensive tackle... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Brian Schatz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Brian Schatz

    Politician, Manager

    Age47

    BirthplaceAnn Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

    Brian Emanuel Schatz (; born October 20, 1972) is an American politician serving as the senior... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Fred Hemmings is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Fred Hemmings

    Politician

    Age74

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    Fred Hemmings (born January 9, 1946) is an American former surfer, author and politician. A... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Hiram Bingham III is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni
    Hiram Bingham III (November 19, 1875 – June 6, 1956) was an American academic, explorer and... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Dane Uperesa is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Dane Uperesa

    American football player

    Age36

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii

    Dane Uperesa is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He was... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Don King is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Don King

    Promoter, Actor

    Age89

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio, United States of America

    Donald King (born August 20, 1931) is an American boxing promoter known for his involvement in... more on Wikipedia

    More Don King 

    #81 of 150 Athletes You Didn't Know Were Conservative#69 of 428 Here's a List of Every Known Republican Celebrity

  • 22
    Russell S. Kokubun is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Age72

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    Russell S. Kokubun (born 1948), is a Democratic politician who became a member and Vice... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Gerry Lopez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Gerry Lopez

    Journalist, Surfboard shaper

    Age71

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    Gerry Lopez (born November 7, 1948), aka Mr. Pipeline, is an American surfer, shaper,... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Samuel C. Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni
    Samuel Chapman Armstrong (January 30, 1839 – May 11, 1893), the son of Hawaiian missionaries,... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    Dave Guard is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Punahou School Alumni

    Dave Guard

    Songwriter, Singer

    AgeDec. at 57 (1934-1991)

    BirthplaceSan Francisco Peninsula, Northern California, California, Contiguous United States, San Francisco Bay Area

    Donald David Guard (October 19, 1934 – March 22, 1991) was an American folk singer,... more on Wikipedia
PeoplePunahou School