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Famous University High School Alumni

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

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

This list contains graduates like Elizabeth Taylor and Will Ferrell.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University High School?” and “Which celebrities are University High School alumni?”
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Elizabeth Taylor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Film Producer, Actor

Age: Dec. at 79 (1932-2011)

Birthplace: Hampstead Garden Suburb, United Kingdom

Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor (February 27, 1932 – March 23, 2011) was a British-American actress, businesswoman, and humanitarian. She began her career as a child actress in the early 1940s, ...more

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Will Ferrell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 51

Birthplace: Irvine, California, United States of America

John William Ferrell (; born July 16, 1967) is an American actor, comedian, producer, writer and businessman. He first established himself in the mid-1990s as a cast member on the NBC sketch ...more

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Randy Newman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Film Score Composer, Arranger, Pianist

Age: 75

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Randall Stuart Newman (born November 28, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter, arranger, composer and pianist who is known for his distinctive voice, mordant (and often satirical) pop songs ...more

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Ryan O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Actor

Age: 77

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Charles Patrick Ryan O'Neal (born April 20, 1941) is an American actor and former boxer. O'Neal trained as an amateur boxer before beginning his career in acting in 1960. In 1964, he landed the ...more

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James Brolin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 78

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

James Brolin (born July 18, 1940) is an American actor, producer, and director. He is the father of actor Josh Brolin and husband of Barbra Streisand. Brolin has won two Golden Globes and an ...more

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Sandra Dee is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Model, Actor

Age: Dec. at 63 (1942-2005)

Birthplace: Bayonne, New Jersey, United States of America

Sandra Dee (born April 23, 1942 – February 20, 2005) was an American actress. Dee began her career as a child model, working first in commercials, and then film in her teenage years. Best known ...more

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LaDainian Tomlinson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
American football player

Age: 36

Birthplace: Rosebud, Texas, United States of America

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Steve Smith is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
American football player

Age: 36

Birthplace: Carlsbad, California

Stevonne Latrall Smith Sr. (born May 12, 1979) is a former American football wide receiver who played 16 seasons in the National Football League (NFL), primarily with the Carolina Panthers. He ...more

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Penelope Ann Miller is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Actor

Age: 55

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

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Faith Evans is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Record producer, Songwriter, Television producer

Age: 45

Birthplace: Lakeland, Florida, United States of America

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Brandon Mychal Smith is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Rapper, Comedian, Actor

Age: 29

Birthplace: USA, New York, Long Island

Brandon Mychal Smith (born May 29, 1989) is an American actor, singer, dancer, and rapper. He is best known for playing Bug Wendal in Gridiron Gang, Li'l Danny Dawkins in Phil of the Future, ...more
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Mackenzie Astin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Actor

Age: 45

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Mackenzie Alexander Astin (born May 12, 1973) is an American actor.
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Tone-Lōc is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Record producer, Rapper, Actor

Age: 52

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Anthony Terrell Smith (born March 3, 1966), better known by his stage name Tone Lōc (), is an American rapper, actor, voice actor, and producer. He is known for his raspy voice, his hit songs ...more

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Rich Braham is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
American football player

Age: 45

Birthplace: Morgantown, West Virginia

Rich Braham (born November 6, 1970) is a former National Football League center who played for the Cincinnati Bengals.
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John Campbell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
John Campbell Jazz Pianist

Age: 63

Birthplace: Bloomington, Illinois

John Campbell (born July 7, 1955) is an American jazz pianist. Campbell was born in Bloomington, Illinois. He studied piano privately as a youth, then attended University High School (Normal) ...more
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Niobia Bryant is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Niobia Bryant Writer

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey

Niobia Bryant (born November 24 in Newark, New Jersey) is an African-American novelist of both romance and mainstream fiction. She also writes urban fiction as Meesha Mink and young adult ...more
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Angie Bjorklund is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Angie Bjorklund

Age: 29

Birthplace: Spokane Valley, Washington

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Jedd Gyorko is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Baseball player

Age: 30

Birthplace: Morgantown, West Virginia

Jedd Lindon Gyorko ( JUR-koh; born September 23, 1988) is an American professional baseball third baseman for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played in MLB ...more
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Ed Voss is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University High School Alumni
Ed Voss

Age: Dec. at 31 (1922-1953)

Ed Voss was an American basketball player.