List of famous alumni from Will Rogers High School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Will Rogers High School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Will Rogers High School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Will Rogers 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 Will Rogers High School.
Items include everything from Leon Russell to Anita Bryant.This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Will Rogers High School?” and “Which celebrities are Will Rogers High School alumni?”
Leon Russell is an American musician and songwriter, who has recorded as a session musician, sideman, and maintained a solo career in music. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Lawton, USA, Oklahomasee more on Leon Russell
Anita Jane Bryant is an American singer, former Miss Oklahoma beauty pageant winner, former spokeswoman for the Florida Citrus Commission, and outspoken opponent of homosexuality. She scored four Top 40 hits in the United States in the late 1950s and early 1960s, including "Paper Roses", which reached #5. She later became known for her strong opposition to homosexuality and for her 1977 "Save Our Children" campaign to repeal a local ordinance in Dade County, Florida, that prohibited discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, an involvement that significantly affected her popularity and career in show business. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Barnsdall, Oklahoma, United States of Americasee more on Anita Bryant
Gailard Sartain is an American comedic and serious actor, often playing characters with roots in the South. He was a regular on the country music variety series Hee Haw. He is also an accomplished and successful painter and illustrator. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: USA, Oklahoma, Tulsasee more on Gailard Sartain