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Famous Theodore Roosevelt High School Alumni

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

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

List features graduates like Bruno Mars and Ace Frehley.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Theodore Roosevelt High School?” and “Which celebrities are Theodore Roosevelt High School alumni?”
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    Paul Daniel "Ace" Frehley (; born April 27, 1951) is an American musician and songwriter best known as the original lead guitarist, occasional lead vocalist and co-founding member of the rock band Kiss. He invented the persona of The Spaceman (a.k.a. Space Ace) and played with the group from its inception in 1973 until his departure in 1982. After leaving Kiss, Frehley embarked on a solo career, which was put on hold when he rejoined Kiss in 1996 for a highly successful reunion tour. Frehley's second tenure with Kiss lasted until 2002, when he left at the conclusion of what was originally purported to be the band's Farewell Tour. His most recent solo album, Spaceman, was released on October  ...more
    • Profession: Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician
    • Age: 70
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

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    George Leslie Goebel (May 20, 1919 – February 24, 1991) was an American humorist, actor, and comedian. He was best known as the star of his own weekly comedy variety television series, The George Gobel Show, broadcasting from 1954 to 1959 on NBC, and on CBS from 1959 to 1960, (alternating in its final season with The Jack Benny Program). He was also a familiar panelist on the NBC game show Hollywood Squares. George Gobel was also a skilled guitar player, and as such was issued a specially designed electric guitar in his name commissioned by the Gibson guitar company in 1959; "The George Gobel Model". Gibson chose "George Gobel" as a model name, as Gobel was one of the most well known  ...more
    • Profession: Comedian, Actor, Singer
    • Age: Dec. at 71 (1919-1991)
    • Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
  • Antonio Ramón Villaraigosa (; né Villar Jr.; born January 23, 1953) is an American politician who was the 41st Mayor of Los Angeles, California, from 2005 to 2013. Before becoming mayor, he was a member of the California State Assembly (1994–2000), where he served as the Democratic leader of the Assembly (1996–98), and the Speaker of the California State Assembly (1998–2000). As Speaker, Villaraigosa was an advocate for working families and helped to write legislation protecting the environment, expanding healthcare access, and increasing funding for public schools. He ran for mayor in 2001 against Los Angeles City Attorney James Hahn, but lost in the second round of voting. Villaraigosa  ...more
    • Profession: Politician
    • Age: 68
    • Birthplace: Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, California, USA
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    Christopher David Gorham (born August 14, 1974) is an American actor who is best known for the ABC series Ugly Betty. He has also appeared in such series as Popular, Odyssey 5, Felicity, Jake 2.0, Medical Investigation, Out of Practice, Harper's Island, Covert Affairs, and Once Upon a Time.  ...more
    • Profession: Television director, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, Film Director
    • Age: 47
    • Birthplace: Fresno, California, United States of America