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

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

List is made up of graduates like Robin Williams and David Strathairn.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Redwood High School?” and “Which celebrities are Redwood High School alumni?”
Robin Williams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Redwood High School Alumni
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Robin McLaurin Williams was an American actor and comedian. Starting as a stand-up comedian in San Francisco and Los Angeles in the mid-1970s, he is credited with leading San Francisco's comedy renaissance. After rising to fame as Mork in the sitcom Mork & Mindy, Williams went on to establish a career in both stand-up comedy and feature film acting. He was known for his improvisational skills. After his film debut in the musical comedy Popeye, he starred or co-starred in widely acclaimed films, including the comedy-drama The World According to Garp, the war comedy Good Morning, Vietnam, the dramas Dead Poets Society and Awakenings, the comedy-drama The Fisher King, a voice role in the ...more

Age: Died at 63 (1951-2014)

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Gavin Newsom is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Redwood High School Alumni
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Gavin Christopher Newsom is an American politician. He is the 49th and current lieutenant governor of California, after being elected in 2010 and re-elected in 2014. In 2003, he was elected the 42nd Mayor of San Francisco, the city's youngest in a hundred years. Newsom was re-elected in 2007 with 72 percent of the vote. In 2010, a Samepoint study named Newsom the Most Social Mayor in America's largest one hundred cities. In 1996, San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown appointed Newsom to serve on the city's Parking and Traffic Commission, and then as a member of the Board of Supervisors the following year. Newsom drew voter attention with his Care Not Cash program, designed to move homeless people ...more

Age: 50

Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA

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Erin Gray is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Redwood High School Alumni
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Erin Gray is an American actress, perhaps best known for her roles as Colonel Wilma Deering in the science fiction television series Buck Rogers in the 25th Century and as Kate Summers in the situation comedy Silver Spoons. ...more

Age: 68

Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

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Maz Jobrani is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Redwood High School Alumni
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Maziyar “Maz” Jobrani, also known as Persian Pink Panther, is an Iranian-American comedian and actor who is part of the "Axis of Evil" comedy group. The group appeared on a comedy special on Comedy Central. Jobrani has also appeared in numerous films, television shows, including Better Off Ted, on radio, and in comedy clubs. His filmography includes roles in The Interpreter, Friday After Next, and Dragonfly. ...more

Age: 46

Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

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