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Famous Taft High School Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Taft High School and be of some renown.

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

Examples of graduates on this list include Ice Cube and Stanley Kubrick.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Taft High School?” and “Which celebrities are Taft High School alumni?”
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  • 1

    Lisa Kudrow

    Comedian, Television producer

    Age57

    BirthplaceEncino, California, United States of America

    GenderFemale

    Lisa Valerie Kudrow (; born July 30, 1963) is an American actress, comedian, writer, and...  more

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  • 2

    Wilmer Valderrama

    Television director, Television producer

    Age40

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Wilmer Eduardo Valderrama (born January 30, 1980) is an American actor, producer, singer and...  more

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  • 3

    Jane Wiedlin

    Musician, Singer-songwriter

    Age62

    BirthplaceOconomowoc, Wisconsin, United States of America

    GenderFemale

    Jane Marie Genevieve Wiedlin (born May 20, 1958) is an American musician, singer-songwriter,...  more

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  • 4

    Jason Bateman

    Television director, Television producer

    Age51

    BirthplaceRye, New York, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Jason Kent Bateman (born January 14, 1969) is an American actor, director, and producer. He...  more

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  • 5

    AgeDec. at 35 (1964-1999)

    BirthplaceMaywood

    GenderFemale

    Dana Michelle Plato (born Dana Michelle Strain; November 7, 1964 – May 8, 1999) was an...  more

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  • 6

    Maureen McCormick

    Author, Actor

    Age64

    BirthplaceEncino, California, United States of America

    GenderFemale

    Maureen Denise McCormick (born August 5, 1956) is an American actress, singer and author. She...  more

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  • 7

    Justine Bateman

    Student, Television producer

    Age54

    BirthplaceTown of Rye, New York, USA

    GenderFemale

    Justine Tanya Bateman (born February 19, 1966) is an American writer, director, producer, and...  more

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  • 8

    Dave Koz

    Saxophonist, Musician

    Age57

    BirthplaceEncino, California, United States of America

    GenderMale

    David Stephen Koz is an American jazz saxophonist....  more

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  • 9

    Ice Cube

    Film Score Composer, Record producer

    Age51

    BirthplaceSouth Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    GenderMale

    O'Shea Jackson (born June 15, 1969), known professionally as Ice Cube, is an American rapper,...  more

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  • 10

    Jordan Farmar

    Basketball player

    Age33

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    GenderMale

    Jordan Robert Farmar (born November 30, 1986) is an American former professional basketball...  more

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  • 11

    Age71

    BirthplaceNorth Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    GenderFemale

    Karin Jan Smithers (born July 3, 1949) is an American actress. She is best known for playing...  more
  • 12

    Eazy-E

    Record producer, Songwriter

    AgeDec. at 32 (1963-1995)

    BirthplaceCompton, California, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Eric Lynn Wright (September 7, 1964 – March 26, 1995), known professionally as Eazy-E, was an...  more

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  • 13

    Cherie Currie

    Songwriter, Musician

    Age60

    BirthplaceEncino, California, United States of America

    GenderFemale

    Cherie Ann Currie (born November 30, 1959) is an American musician, actress and artist. Currie...  more

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  • 14

    Gabe Kapler

    Baseball player

    Age45

    BirthplaceHollywood, Los Angeles, California

    GenderMale

    Gabriel Stefan Kapler (born July 31, 1975) nicknamed "Kap", is an American former professional...  more
  • 15

    Robin Yount

    Baseball player

    Age65

    BirthplaceDanville, Illinois

    GenderMale

    Robin R. Yount (; nicknamed,"The Kid", and "Rockin' Robin", born September 16, 1955) is an...  more

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  • 16

    Jeff Fisher

    Coach, American football player

    Age62

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, Culver City, California

    GenderMale

    Jeffrey Michael "Jeff" Fisher (born February 25, 1958) is a former American football coach and...  more

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  • 17

    Everlast

    Songwriter, Rapper

    Age51

    BirthplaceUSA, New York, Valley Stream

    GenderMale

    Erik Francis Schrody (born August 18, 1969), known by his stage name Everlast, is an American...  more

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  • 18

    Quincy Watts

    American football player

    Age50

    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

    GenderMale

    Quincy D. Watts (born June 19, 1970) is a former American athlete, winner of two gold medals...  more
  • 19
    Daniel Berdichevsky, also known as DemiDec Dan and "the Alpaca-in-Chief", is a noted figure in...  more
  • 20

    Kelly Paris

    Baseball player

    Age62

    BirthplaceEncino, California

    GenderMale

    Kelly Jay Paris (October 17, 1957 – May 27, 2019) was a professional baseball player who...  more
  • 21

    Age66

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    GenderMale

    Kevin Curtis Kennedy (born May 26, 1954) is a former manager in American Major League Baseball...  more
  • 22

    Larry Dierker

    Baseball player

    Age74

    BirthplaceHollywood, Los Angeles, California

    GenderMale

    Lawrence Edward Dierker (born September 22, 1946) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher,...  more
  • 23

    Pete LaCock

    Baseball player

    Age68

    BirthplaceBurbank, California

    GenderMale

    Ralph Pierre "Pete" LaCock, Jr. (born January 17, 1952) is a former Major League Baseball...  more
  • 24

    Rick Auerbach

    Baseball player

    Age70

    BirthplaceWoodland Hills, Los Angeles, California

    GenderMale

    Frederick Steven "Rick" Auerbach (born February 15, 1950) is a former shortstop in Major...  more
  • 25

    Larry Yount

    Baseball player

    Age70

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    GenderMale

    Lawrence King "Larry" Yount (born February 15, 1950 in Houston, Texas) is a former...  more