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

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

This list contains graduates like Russell Crowe and George Miller.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Sydney Boys High School?” and “Which celebrities are Sydney Boys High School alumni?”
Russell Crowe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Sydney Boys High School Alumni
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Russell Ira Crowe is an actor, film producer and musician. Although a New Zealand citizen, he has lived most of his life in Australia and identifies himself as an Australian. He came to international attention for his role as the Roman General Maximus Decimus Meridius in the 2000 historical epic film Gladiator, directed by Ridley Scott, for which Crowe won an Academy Award for Best Actor, a Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor, an Empire Award for Best Actor and a London Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor and 10 further nominations for best actor. Crowe appeared as the tobacco firm whistle blower Jeffrey Wigand in the 1999 film The Insider, for which he received five ...more

Age: 53

Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand

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Ronald N. Bracewell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Sydney Boys High School Alumni
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Ronald Newbold Bracewell AO was the Lewis M. Terman Professor of Electrical Engineering, Emeritus of the Space, Telecommunications and Radioscience Laboratory at Stanford University. ...more

Age: Died at 86 (1921-2007)

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

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George Miller is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Sydney Boys High School Alumni
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George Miller AO is an Australian film director, screenwriter, producer, and former medical doctor. He is best known for his Mad Max franchise, but has been involved in a wide range of projects. These include the Academy Award-winning Babe and Happy Feet film series. Miller is co-founder of the production houses Kennedy Miller Mitchell, formerly known as Kennedy Miller, and Dr. D Studios. His younger brother Bill Miller and Doug Mitchell have been producers on almost all the films in Miller's later career, since the death of his original producing partner Byron Kennedy. In 2006 Miller won the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature for Happy Feet. He has been nominated for three other ...more

Age: 73

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

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Kelvin John Lancaster was a mathematical economist and John Bates Clark professor of economics at Columbia University. He is best known for the development of the Theory of the Second Best with Richard Lipsey. Lancaster was also active in developing the calculus of qualitative economics, formulating the household production function, and applying the hedonic model to the estimation of the price of houses. In a 1966 paper, Lancaster developed what he called a "new theory of consumer demand", in which the then standard microeconomic demand theory was modified by stipulating that what consumers are seeking to acquire is not goods themselves but the characteristics they contain. As Palda ...more

Age: Died at 75 (1924-1999)

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

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