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

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

Examples include Andy Warhol and George Benson.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Schenley High School?” and “Which celebrities are Schenley High School alumni?”
Andy Warhol is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Schenley High School Alumni
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Andy Warhol was an American artist who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art. His works explore the relationship between artistic expression, celebrity culture and advertisement that flourished by the 1960s. After a successful career as a commercial illustrator, Warhol ...more

Profession: Sculptor, Illustrator, Painter, Film Producer, Screenwriter, + more

Age: Died at 59 (1928-1987)

Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Credits: Chelsea Girls, Empire, Mario Banana I, Blow Job

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Bill Nunn is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Schenley High School Alumni
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William G. "Bill" Nunn III is an American actor best known for his roles as Radio Raheem in Spike Lee's film Do the Right Thing and Robbie Robertson in the Sam Raimi Spider-Man film trilogy. ...more

Profession: Actor

Age: 62

Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Credits: Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3, Glory, Do the Right Thing, + more

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Earl Hines is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Schenley High School Alumni
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Earl Kenneth Hines, universally known as Earl "Fatha" Hines, was an American jazz pianist and bandleader. He was one of the most influential figures in the development of jazz piano and, according to one major source, is "one of a small number of pianists whose playing shaped the history of ...more

Profession: Jazz Pianist, Pianist, Musician

Age: Died at 80 (1903-1983)

Birthplace: USA, Duquesne, Pennsylvania

Credits: I'm in the Revue, The Timex All-star Swing Festival, Montgomery^! Alabama

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#4 on The Greatest Jazz Pianists of All Time

#4 on The Best Jazz Pianists in the World

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George Benson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Schenley High School Alumni
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George Benson is a ten-time Grammy Award-winning American musician, guitarist and singer-songwriter. He began his professional career at twenty-one, as a jazz guitarist. Benson uses a rest-stroke picking technique similar to that of gypsy jazz players such as Django Reinhardt. A former child ...more

Profession: Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician, Singer

Age: 74

Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Credits: The Intouchables, The Pursuit of Happyness, Michael, Talmage Farlow

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#7 on The Greatest Jazz Guitarists of All Time

#6 on The Best Jazz Guitarists in the World

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