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Famous The Hill School Alumni

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

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

Everything from Oliver Stone to James Cromwell is included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to The Hill School?” and “Which celebrities are The Hill School alumni?”
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Oliver Stone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Television director, Soldier, Television producer

Age: 72

Birthplace: New York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York, United States of America, + more

William Oliver Stone (born September 15, 1946) is an American filmmaker, director, writer and conspiracy theorist.Stone won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay as writer of Midnight ...more

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James Cromwell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Actor

Age: 79

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

James Oliver Cromwell (born January 27, 1940) is an American actor. Some of his more notable films include Babe (1995), Star Trek: First Contact (1996), L.A. Confidential (1997), The Green Mile ...more

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Harry Hamlin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Actor

Age: 67

Birthplace: USA, Pasadena, California

Harry Robinson Hamlin (born October 30, 1951) is an American actor, author, and entrepreneur. Hamlin is known for his roles as Perseus in the 1981 fantasy film Clash of the Titans and as Michael ...more

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Donald Trump, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Businessperson

Age: 41

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Donald John Trump Jr. (born December 31, 1977) is an American businessman and former reality television personality. He is the eldest child of President Donald Trump and Ivana Trump. A fourth ...more

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John Backus is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Mathematician, Computer scientist

Age: Dec. at 83 (1924-2007)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John Warner Backus (December 3, 1924 – March 17, 2007) was an American computer scientist. He directed the team that invented and implemented FORTRAN, the first widely used high-level ...more
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Tobias Wolff is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Professor, Novelist, Author

Age: 73

Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Tobias Jonathan Ansell Wolff (born June 19, 1945) is an American short story writer, memoirist, novelist, and teacher of creative writing. He is known for his memoirs, particularly This Boy's ...more
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Steven Lisberger is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

Age: 67

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

Steven M. Lisberger (born April 24, 1951) is an American film director, producer and writer famous for directing Tron in 1982.
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Lamar Hunt is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Investor, Entrepreneur, American football player

Age: Dec. at 74 (1932-2006)

Birthplace: El Dorado, Arkansas, United States of America

Lamar Hunt (August 2, 1932 – December 13, 2006) was an American businessman notable for his promotion of American football, soccer, basketball, tennis and ice hockey in the United States. Less ...more
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Eric Trump is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Eric Trump Businessperson

Age: 35

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

Eric Frederick Trump (born January 6, 1984) is an American businessman, philanthropist, and former reality television personality. He is the third child and second son of President Donald Trump ...more

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Robert A. Lovett is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Businessperson

Age: Dec. at 91 (1895-1986)

Birthplace: Huntsville, Texas, United States of America

Robert Abercrombie Lovett (September 14, 1895 – May 7, 1986) was the fourth United States Secretary of Defense, having been promoted to this position from Deputy Secretary of Defense. He served ...more
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James Baker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Politician, Lawyer

Age: 88

Birthplace: Texas, Contiguous United States, Area code 713, Area codes 281, 346, + more

James Addison Baker III (born April 28, 1930) is an American attorney and political figure. He served as White House Chief of Staff and United States Secretary of the Treasury under President ...more

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Raj Bhakta is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Businessperson, Politician

Age: 43

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Raj Peter Bhakta (born December 7, 1975, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an entrepreneur, politician, and former reality show contestant. Bhakta was a contestant on the second season of the ...more
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William Proxmire is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni

Age: Dec. at 90 (1915-2005)

Birthplace: Lake Forest, Illinois, USA

Edward William Proxmire (November 11, 1915 – December 15, 2005) was an American politician. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a United States Senator from Wisconsin from 1957 to ...more
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John Dickson Carr is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Novelist, Writer, Playwright

Age: Dec. at 71 (1906-1977)

Birthplace: Uniontown, Pennsylvania

John Dickson Carr (November 30, 1906 – February 27, 1977) was an American author of detective stories, who also published using the pseudonyms Carter Dickson, Carr Dickson and Roger Fairbairn. ...more
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Juan Trippe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur

Age: Dec. at 82 (1899-1981)

Birthplace: Sea Bright, New Jersey

Juan Terry Trippe (June 27, 1899 – April 3, 1981) was an American commercial aviation pioneer, entrepreneur and the founder of Pan American World Airways, one of the iconic airlines of the 20th ...more
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Edmund Wilson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Poet, Literary critic, Journalist

Age: Dec. at 77 (1895-1972)

Birthplace: Red Bank, New Jersey

Edmund Wilson (May 8, 1895 – June 12, 1972) was an American writer and critic who explored Freudian and Marxist themes. He influenced many American authors, including F. Scott Fitzgerald, whose ...more
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Frederick Ayer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Frederick Ayer

Age: Dec. at 96 (1822-1918)

Birthplace: Ledyard, Connecticut

Frederick Ayer (December 8, 1822 - March 14, 1918) was an American businessman and the younger brother of patent medicine tycoon Dr. James Cook Ayer. In addition to his involvement in the patent ...more
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George Garrett is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Novelist, Writer

Age: Dec. at 79 (1929-2008)

Birthplace: Orlando, Florida

George Palmer Garrett (June 11, 1929 – May 25, 2008) was an American poet and novelist. He was the Poet Laureate of Virginia from 2002 to 2004. His novels include The Finished Man, Double ...more
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Josiah Bunting III is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Josiah Bunting III

Age: 80

Josiah Bunting III (born November 8, 1939) is an American educator. He has been a military officer, college president, and an author and speaker on education and Western culture. Bunting is ...more
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Pinckney Benedict is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Pinckney Benedict Professor, Novelist, Writer

Age: 55

Birthplace: Lewisburg, West Virginia

Pinckney Benedict (born 1964) is an American short-story writer and novelist whose work often reflects his Appalachian background.
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Pete Rummell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Pete Rummell

Age: 73

Birthplace: North Carolina

Peter Stevenson Rummell (born October 13, 1945) is an American real estate entrepreneur, investor and businessman. He has held senior positions at several prominent companies, heading two ...more
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John Trivers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
John Trivers Film Score Composer, Songwriter, Musician

Age: 73

John Trivers (born 1946) is an American songwriter and musician, the recipient of gold and platinum records for his involvement with Blue Öyster Cult and Tina Turner, and the co-writer with ...more
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Jon Shirley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Jon Shirley

Age: 81

Birthplace: San Diego, California

Jon A. Shirley (born April 12, 1938) is a former president, chief operating officer, and director of the Microsoft corporation. He is a collector of vintage cars and modern art.
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Malcolm Borg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
Malcolm Borg
Malcolm Borg is a New Jersey businessman, chairman of the North Jersey Media Group, which is owned and operated by the Borg family.
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William Milligan Sloane ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous The Hill School Alumni
William Milligan Sloane III

Age: Dec. at 68 (1906-1974)

William Milligan Sloane III, also known simply as William Sloane, was an American author of fantasy and science fiction literature, and a publisher. Sloane is best known for his novel To Walk ...more