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List Rules People on this list must have gone to St. Paul's School and be of some renown.

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

Alumni include Ian Somerhalder, John Kerry and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to St. Paul's School?” and “Which celebrities are St. Paul's School alumni?”

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Ian Somerhalder is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Ian Somerhalder Model, Actor, Philanthropist Ian Joseph Somerhalder is an American actor, model and director. He is known for playing Boone Carlyle in the TV drama Lost and Damon Salvatore in The CW's supernatural drama The Vampire

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John Lindsay is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
John Lindsay Politician, Lawyer John Vliet Lindsay was an American politician, lawyer, and broadcaster who was a U.S. congressman, mayor of New York City, candidate for U.S. president, and regular guest host of Good Morning ...more

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John Kerry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
John Kerry Spokesperson, Prosecutor, Politician John Forbes Kerry is an American politician who is the 68th and current United States Secretary of State. He has served in the United States Senate, and was chairman of the Senate Foreign ...more

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Catherine Oxenberg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Catherine Oxenberg Actor Catherine Oxenberg is an American actress best known for her performance as Amanda Carrington on the 1980s prime time soap opera Dynasty. The daughter of Princess Elizabeth of Yugoslavia, ...more

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Alexis Denisof is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Alexis Denisof Actor, Voice acting Alexis Denisof is an American actor who is primarily known for playing Wesley Wyndam-Pryce in the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and its spin-off Angel.

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Judd Nelson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Judd Nelson Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor Judd Asher Nelson is an American actor, screenwriter, and producer. He is known for his roles as John Bender in The Breakfast Club, Alec Newbary in St. Elmo's Fire, Hot Rod and Rodimus Prime in ...more

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John Jacob Astor IV is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
John Jacob Astor IV Businessperson John Jacob "Jack" Astor IV, often dubbed "Jack Ass" in the press, was an American businessman, real estate builder, investor, inventor, writer, lieutenant colonel in the ...more

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Neil Jordan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Neil Jordan Television director, Television producer, Novelist Neil Patrick Jordan is an Irish film director, screenwriter and novelist. He won an Academy Award for The Crying Game. He also won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the Berlin International ...more

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Sheldon Whitehouse is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Sheldon Whitehouse Politician, Lawyer Sheldon Whitehouse is an American politician and the junior United States Senator from Rhode Island, serving since 2007. He is a member of the Democratic Party and previously served as a United ...more

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Pieter Whitney Fosburgh is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Pieter Whitney Fosburgh Conservationist, Naturalist

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James Rudolph Garfield is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
James Rudolph Garfield Politician, Lawyer James Rudolph Garfield was an American politician, lawyer and son of President James Abram Garfield and First Lady Lucretia Garfield. He was Secretary of the Interior during Theodore Roosevelt's ...more

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Hugh Whitney Fosburgh is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Hugh Whitney Fosburgh Journalist, Conservationist, Naturalist

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Oliver Belmont is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Oliver Belmont Businessperson, Politician Oliver Hazard Perry Belmont was an American socialite and United States Representative from New York.

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Rick Moody is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Rick Moody Novelist, Essayist, Composer Hiram Frederick "Rick" Moody III is an American novelist and short story writer best known for the 1994 novel The Ice Storm, a chronicle of the dissolution of two suburban Connecticut ...more

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Mark Pellington is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Mark Pellington Television director, Television producer, Film Producer Mark Pellington is a Film and TV director and Producer.

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Tommy Hitchcock, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Tommy Hitchcock, Jr. Thomas Hitchcock, Jr. was an American polo player who was killed in an air crash during World War II. He was inducted into the Museum of Polo and Hall of Fame.

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Archibald Gracie IV is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Archibald Gracie IV Historian Colonel Archibald Gracie IV was an American writer, amateur historian, real estate investor, and survivor of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. He was the last survivor to leave the ship; and, the ...more

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William Howard Taft IV is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
William Howard Taft IV Lawyer William Howard Taft IV is an attorney who has served in the United States government under several Republican administrations. He is the son of William Howard Taft III and the great-grandson of ...more

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John Gilbert Winant is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
John Gilbert Winant John Gilbert Winant OM was an American politician with the Republican party after a brief career as a teacher in Concord, New Hampshire. Winant was born on East Side, New York City, the son of ...more

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Cornelius Vanderbilt III is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Cornelius Vanderbilt III Cornelius "Neily" Vanderbilt III was an American military officer, inventor, engineer, and yachtsman, and a member of the prominent American Vanderbilt family.

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Hobey Baker is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Hobey Baker Ice Hockey Player, American football player Hobart Amory Hare "Hobey" Baker was an American amateur athlete of the early twentieth century. Considered the first American star in ice hockey by the Hockey Hall of Fame, he was also ...more

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Huntington Hartford is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Huntington Hartford Businessperson, Film Producer, Philanthropist George Huntington Hartford II was American businessman, philanthropist, stage and film producer, and art collector. He was also heir to the A&P supermarket fortune. After his father's death ...more

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Whitelaw Reid is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Whitelaw Reid Pilot Whitelaw Reid was an American journalist who later served as editor, president and chairman of the family-owned New York Herald Tribune. An avid sportsman throughout his life, he won a national ...more

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Levi H. Greenwood is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Levi H. Greenwood Levi Heywood Greenwood was a businessman and Republican politician from Massachusetts in the late 19th and early 20th century. He was the father of former Fitchburg Mayor Robert E. Greenwood.

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Charles A. Burns is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Charles A. Burns Charles Alonzo Burns was a Massachusetts, USA, businessman and politician who served on the Board of Aldermen and as the fifteenth mayor of Somerville, Massachusetts.

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Steven D. Silverman is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Steven D. Silverman Lawyer Steven D. Silverman is an American trial lawyer best known for his work on various cases, including the decade-long representation of former undisputed heavyweight boxing champion Riddick Bowe.

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Paul Moore, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Paul Moore, Jr. Paul Moore, Jr. was a bishop of the Episcopal Church and served as the 13th Bishop of New York from 1972 to 1989. During his lifetime, he was perhaps the best known Episcopal cleric in the ...more

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Nicholas Guy Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Nicholas Guy Roosevelt

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William Larimer Mellon III is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
William Larimer Mellon III

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Ernest Angelo is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Ernest Angelo Ernest Angelo, Jr., known as Ernie Angelo, is an American oilman and Republican politician who served from 1972–1980 as mayor of the West Texas city of Midland and was in 1976 the co-manager of ...more

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Augusta Read Thomas is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Augusta Read Thomas Composer Augusta Read Thomas is an American composer. Thomas was born in Glen Cove, New York. She attended The Green Vale School and later moved on to St. Paul's School in Concord, New Hampshire, and ...more

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Lorene Cary is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Lorene Cary Lorene Cary is an American author, educator, and social activist.

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Charles Scribner IV is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Charles Scribner IV Charles Scribner IV, also known as Charles Scribner, Jr., was the head of the Charles Scribner's Sons publishing company. He was a resident of Manhattan for most of his adult life, establishing ...more

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Osborn Elliott is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Osborn Elliott Editor Osborn Elliott was the editor of Newsweek magazine for sixteen years between 1961 until 1976. Elliott is credited with transforming Newsweek from a staid publication into a modern rival of Time. ...more

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Scott Bacigalupo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous St. Paul's School Alumni
Scott Bacigalupo Scott S. Bacigalupo is a former lacrosse goaltender. He was a high school All-American, four-time collegiate United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association All-American, three-time National ...more