Famous William Penn Charter School Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to William Penn Charter School and be of some renown.

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of graduates in it, like Matt Ryan and Robert Picardo.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to William Penn Charter School?” and “Which celebrities are William Penn Charter School alumni?”
Pierre S. du Pont

Pierre Samuel du Pont (; January 15, 1870 – April 4, 1954) was an American entrepreneur, businessman, philanthropist and member of the prominent du Pont family. He was president of the E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company from 1915 to 1919, and served on its board of directors until 1940. He also managed General Motors from 1915-1920, became GM's president in 1920, and served on GM's board of directors until 1928. Among other notable accomplishments, he was among the founding board of directors of the Empire State Building which opened in 1931. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 84 (1870-1954)

Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, United States of America

Matt Ryan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous William Penn Charter School Alumni
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Matthew Thomas Ryan (born May 17, 1985) is an American football quarterback and team captain for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL). After playing college football for Boston College, Ryan was drafted by the Falcons with the third overall pick in the first round of the 2008 NFL Draft. Ryan was Boston College's starting quarterback from 2005 to 2007, leading them to three bowl victories and a 25–7 record in 32 starts. He threw for 200 or more yards 15 times and is third all time in school history in passing yards and in pass completions. He earned MVP of the game honors at the 2005 MPC Computers Bowl. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Athlete, American football player

Age: 33

Birthplace: Exton, Pennsylvania

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Bobby Convey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous William Penn Charter School Alumni
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Robert Francis "Bobby" Convey (; born May 27, 1983) is an American soccer player who most recently played for New York Red Bulls in Major League Soccer. In addition to several MLS clubs, Convey spent five years in England with Reading, whom he helped into the Premier League for the first time. He played in 46 international matches for the United States, and made their squads for the 2003 Gold Cup and 2006 World Cup. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Footballer

Age: 35

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Robert Picardo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous William Penn Charter School Alumni
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Robert "Bob" Picardo (born October 27, 1953) is an American actor. He is known for his portrayals of Dr. Dick Richards on ABC's China Beach; the Emergency Medical Hologram (EMH), also known as The Doctor, on Star Trek: Voyager; the Cowboy in Innerspace, Coach Cutlip on The Wonder Years (where he received an Emmy nomination); Ben Wheeler in Wagons East; and as Richard Woolsey in the Stargate television franchise. Picardo is also a member of the Board of Directors of The Planetary Society. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, Singer

Age: 65

Birthplace: USA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania