• The English High School 

    1850   Louis Sullivan, architect, father of the modern skyscraper, teacher of Frank Lloyd Wright
    1851Samuel P. Langley, Secretary of U.S. Smithsonian Institute at Air Force Base; an aircraft carrier and a solar measuring scale were named for him
    -J. P. Morgan, Famous 19th and 20th Century Industrialist
    1911William H. Meanix, World Record Holder, 440 yard hurdles, 1915-1941
    1912Gen. Matthew Ridway, Chief of Staff of the Army and Commander of Forces in Korea
    1923William Ohrenberger, Boston Public Schools Superintendent and a BPS elementary school was named after him
    1925Timothy J. Regan, Major General and Past Commander of Mass. National Guard
    1941William Podd Hathaway, U.S. Senator, Maine
    1943Francis X. Kelley, Marine Corps Commandant
    1944Joseph M. McDonough, Boston Public Schools Superintendent
    1948Leonard Nimoy, Actor
    1950Minister Louis Farrakhan (Louis Eugene Walcott), Leader of the Nation of Islam
    1957Robert J. Sbordone, Member, 1964 U.S. Olympic Team
    1959David Cohen, Deputy Director, CIA
    1974Kenneth Clarke, Professional Football Player, with the Cleveland Browns & the Dallas Cowboys