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Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni

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

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

This list features graduates like January Jones and Rose McGowan.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Roosevelt High School?” and “Which celebrities are Roosevelt High School alumni?”
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January Jones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Spokesperson, Model, Actor

Age: 41

Birthplace: Brookings, South Dakota, United States of America

January Kristen Jones (born January 5, 1978) is an American actress and model, best known for portraying the role of Betty Draper in Mad Men (2007–2015), for which she was nominated for two ...more

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Rose McGowan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Actor, Singer

Age: 45

Birthplace: Florence, Italy

Rose Arianna McGowan (born September 5, 1973) is an American actress, activist, writer, and model. After her film debut in a brief role in the comedy Encino Man (1992), McGowan achieved wider ...more

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Cloris Leachman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Comedian, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 92

Birthplace: Des Moines, Iowa, USA

Cloris Leachman (born April 30, 1926) is an American actress and comedian. In a career spanning over seven decades she has won eight Primetime Emmy Awards, a Daytime Emmy Award, and an Academy ...more

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Jesse Ventura is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Talk show host, Wrestler, Politician

Age: 67

Jesse Ventura (born James George Janos; July 15, 1951) is an American media personality, actor, author, retired professional wrestler, and former politician who served as the Mayor of Brooklyn ...more

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Sir Mix-a-Lot is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Master of Ceremonies, Record producer, Songwriter

Age: 55

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Anthony L. Ray (born August 12, 1963), better known by his stage name Sir Mix-a-Lot, is an American rapper, songwriter, and recording producer. He is best known for his 1992 hit song "Baby ...more

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Mary J. Blige is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Record producer, Rapper, Singer-songwriter

Age: 48

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

Mary Jane Blige (; born January 11, 1971) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and philanthropist. Her career began in 1989 when she signed to Uptown Records, becoming the youngest and ...more

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Duff McKagan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Duff McKagan Bassist, Guitarist, Songwriter

Age: 55

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Michael Andrew "Duff" McKagan (born February 5, 1964), sometimes credited as Duff "Rose" McKagan, is an American multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and author. He is ...more

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Toni Stone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni

Age: Dec. at 75 (1921-1996)

Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota

Toni Stone (July 17, 1921 – November 2, 1996), born as Marcenia Lyle Stone in Bluefield, West Virginia, was the first of three women to play professional baseball, as a part of the Negro League. ...more
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Marcus Williams is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Basketball player

Age: 32

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington

Marcus Eliot Williams (born November 18, 1986) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Jilin Northeast Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). Williams ...more
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Ronald J. Garan, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Astronaut, Fighter pilot

Age: 57

Birthplace: Yonkers, New York

Ronald John Garan Jr. (born October 30, 1961) is a NASA astronaut. After graduating from State University of New York College at Oneonta in 1982, he joined the Air Force, becoming a Second ...more
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Richard Karn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Game Show Host, Actor

Age: 63

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Richard Karn Wilson (born February 17, 1956) is an American actor and former game show host. He is best known for his co-starring role as Al Borland in the 1990s sitcom Home Improvement and his ...more

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Shirwa Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Roosevelt High School Alumni
Shirwa Ahmed

Birthplace: Somalia

Shirwa Ahmed was a 26-year-old Somali-American who is the second known American suicide bomber, surpassing Andrew Kehoe. He detonated a car bomb in Somalia in October 2008, killing himself.