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List Rules People on this list must have gone to The Dalton School and be of some renown.

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

This list contains graduates like Claire Danes and Chevy Chase.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to The Dalton School?” and “Which celebrities are The Dalton School alumni?”
Chevy Chase is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous The Dalton School Alumni
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Cornelius Crane "Chevy" Chase is an American comedian, actor, and writer. Born into a prominent New York family, Chase worked a plethora of odd jobs before he moved into comedy and began acting with National Lampoon. He quickly became a key cast member in the inaugural season of Saturday Night Live, where his Weekend Update skit soon became a staple of the show. Chase is well known for his portrayal of the character Clark Griswold in four National Lampoon's Vacation films, and for his roles in comedies including Foul Play, Caddyshack, Seems Like Old Times, Fletch, Spies Like Us, and ¡Three Amigos!. He has hosted the Academy Awards twice and briefly had his own late-night talk show, The Chevy ...more

Age: 74

Birthplace: Lower Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

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Christian Slater is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous The Dalton School Alumni
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Christian Michael Leonard Slater is an American actor. He made his film debut with a small role in The Postman Always Rings Twice before playing a leading role in the 1985 film The Legend of Billie Jean. He played a monk's apprentice alongside Sean Connery in The Name of the Rose before gaining wider recognition for his breakthrough role in the cult film Heathers. In the 1990s, Slater starred in many big budget films, including Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles, Broken Arrow, and Hard Rain. He was also featured in the cult film True Romance. Since 2000, Slater has combined work in the film business with television, including appearances in The ...more

Age: 48

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

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Claire Danes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous The Dalton School Alumni
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Claire Catherine Danes is an American actress, who first came to prominence with her role as Angela Chase in the 1994 series My So-Called Life. The role won her the first of four Golden Globe Awards. She made her film debut the same year in Little Women. Her other films include Romeo + Juliet, The Rainmaker, Les Misérables, Brokedown Palace, Igby Goes Down, The Hours, Shopgirl and Stardust. From 1998–2000, Danes attended Yale University, before dropping out to return to acting. She appeared in an Off-Broadway production of The Vagina Monologues in 2000, and made her Broadway debut playing Eliza Doolittle in the 2007 revival of Pygmalion. In 2010, she starred in the title role of the HBO ...more

Age: 38

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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Anderson Cooper is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous The Dalton School Alumni
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Anderson Hays Cooper is an American journalist, author, and television personality. He is the primary anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°. The program is normally broadcast live from a New York City studio; however, Cooper often broadcasts live on location for breaking news stories. From September 2011 to May 2013, he also served as host of his own eponymous syndicated daytime talk show, Anderson Live. ...more

Age: 50

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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