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

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

Examples of graduates on this list include Rasheed Wallace and Eddie Fisher.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Simon Gratz High School?” and “Which celebrities are Simon Gratz High School alumni?”
Eddie Fisher is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Simon Gratz High School Alumni
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Edwin Jack "Eddie" Fisher was an American entertainer. He was the most successful pop singles artist of the first half of the 1950s, selling millions of records and hosting his own TV show. Fisher left his first wife, actress Debbie Reynolds, to marry Reynolds' best friend, actress Elizabeth Taylor, ...more

Profession: Spokesperson, Actor, Singer

Age: Died at 82 (1928-2010)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Credits: Suddenly, Last Summer, BUtterfield 8, The George Gobel Show, Bundle of Joy, + more

Also Ranked

#74 on The Greatest Relief Pitchers of All Time

#14 on The Best Fish Things That Are Not Really Fish

#30 on The Greatest Crooners of All Time

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Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Simon Gratz High School Alumni
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Rasheed Abdul "Sheed" Wallace is a retired American professional basketball forward who played 16 seasons in the National Basketball Association. A native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Wallace played college basketball at the University of North Carolina before moving on to the NBA in ...more

Profession: Basketball player

Age: 42

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Also Ranked

#16 on The Biggest Crybabies in Basketball

#18 on The Greatest Power Forwards in NBA History

#33 on The Best NBA Players of the Decade

#7 on The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

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William H. Gray III is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Simon Gratz High School Alumni
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Mr. Gray has been Chairman of the Amani Group (a consulting and advisory firm) since August 2004. Mr. Gray was President and Chief Executive Officer of The College Fund/UNCF (educational assistance) from 1991 until he retired in June 2004. He was a member of the United States House of ...more

Profession: Politician, Pastor

Age: Died at 72 (1941-2013)

Birthplace: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America

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David Goodis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Simon Gratz High School Alumni
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David Loeb Goodis was an American writer of crime fiction, noted for his prolific output of short stories and novels epitomizing the noir fiction genre. A native of Philadelphia, Goodis alternately resided there and in New York City and Hollywood during his professional years. Yet, throughout his ...more

Profession: Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer

Age: Died at 50 (1917-1967)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Credits: Shoot the Piano Player, Dark Passage, The Unfaithful, The Burglars, And Hope to Die, + more

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