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

This list has a variety of graduates in it, from Tom Cruise to Jim Bunning.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to St. Xavier High School?” and “Which celebrities are St. Xavier High School alumni?”
Charles Keating, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous St. Xavier High School Alumni
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Charles Keating is a film producer. ...more

Age: Died at 91 (1923-2014)

Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

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Jim Bunning is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous St. Xavier High School Alumni
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James Paul David "Jim" Bunning is an American former Major League Baseball pitcher and politician. During his baseball career, he pitched from 1955 to 1971, most notably with the Detroit Tigers and the Philadelphia Phillies. In 1959, the right-hander struck out the side, throwing the minimum nine pitches as a reliever in the top of the ninth inning of Detroit's 5–4 loss to Boston at Briggs Stadium. Sammy White, Jim Mahoney and Ike Delock were the victims of his immaculate inning. When Bunning retired, he had the second-highest total of career strikeouts in Major League history; he is currently 17th. Bunning pitched the seventh perfect game in Major League Baseball history on June 21, 1964, ...more

Age: 86

Birthplace: Southgate, Kentucky, United States of America

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Joseph Richard "Joe" Kernen is a CNBC news anchor. He is currently co-host of CNBC’s Squawk Box. His nickname is "The Kahuna". Kernen came to CNBC in the 1991 merger with Financial News Network, having joined FNN after a 10-year career as a stockbroker. Kernen grew up in the Western Hills section of Cincinnati, Ohio and graduated from St. Xavier High School in 1974. He holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Colorado and a master’s degree in molecular biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he worked on cancer research. He is married to Penelope Scott, a former commodities trader from Short Hills, New Jersey. They met after she joined CNBC in 1996, and were ...more

Age: 62

Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

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James W. Faulkner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous St. Xavier High School Alumni
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James W. Faulkner was an American political journalist from Cincinnati, Ohio, whose career spanned local politics in Cincinnati; state politics in Ohio; and whose writings covered the Presidential campaigns of both parties from 1892 through 1920. Faulkner started his newspaper career with The Cincinnati Times-Star, and in 1887 he joined the Cincinnati Enquirer. In 1890 at the age of 27 he was assigned to Columbus, Ohio to report on the General Assembly and state politics. He observed many lobbyists had invaded the chambers of the Legislature posing as newspapermen, causing special interest group influence on the floor of the House and Senate. He formed the Ohio Legislative Correspondents ...more

Age: Died at 60 (1863-1923)

Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

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