Famous St. George's School, Newport Alumni

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

A list made up of graduates like Howard Dean and Billy Bush.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to St. George's School, Newport?” and “Which celebrities are St. George's School, Newport alumni?”
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    Claiborne de Borda Pell (November 22, 1918 – January 1, 2009) was an American politician and writer who served as a U.S. Senator from Rhode Island for six terms from 1961 to 1997. He was the sponsor of the 1972 bill that reformed the Basic Educational Opportunity Grant, which provides financial aid funding to American college students; the grant was later given Pell's name in honor of his work in education legislation. A member of the Democratic Party, he served in the U.S. Senate longer than anyone else from Rhode Island.  ...more
    • Profession: Politician, Diplomat
    • Age: Dec. at 90 (1918-2009)
    • Birthplace: New York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York, United States of America
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    William Henry Vanderbilt III (November 24, 1901 – April 14, 1981) was Governor of Rhode Island and a member of the wealthy and socially prominent Vanderbilt family.  ...more
    • Profession: Politician
    • Age: Dec. at 79 (1901-1981)
    • Birthplace: New York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York, United States of America
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    William Haggin Perry

    William Haggin Perry was a prominent owner and breeder of Thoroughbred racehorses. He was the son of Henry Pierrepont Perry, a Wall Street Stockbroker, and Edith Lounsbery, the daughter of Richard P. Lounsbery and Edith Hunter Haggin who in turn was the daughter of one of America's most prominent horsemen, James Ben Ali Haggin. Although born in New York City, William Perry spent a good deal of his childhood at Rancho Del Paso, the huge Haggin family ranch in Sacramento County, California. The family owned a summer estate in Newport, Rhode Island and young William Perry studied there at St. George's School before going on to Yale University. William Perry and his wife Nicole made their home  ...more
    • Age: Dec. at 82 (1910-1993)
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York