NNDB
This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for
Boston Latin School

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

Oldest public school in the United States.

Location:
Boston, MA

Founding Date:
23-Apr-1635

Enrollment:
2400

Official Website:
http://www.bls.org/

STUDENTS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Charles Francis Adams
Diplomat
18-Aug-1807 21-Nov-1886 US Ambassador to the UK, 1861-68
Charles Francis Adams, Jr.
Business
27-May-1835 20-May-1915 President of Union Pacific, 1884-90
Orson Bean
Actor
22-Jul-1928   Anatomy of a Murder
Leonard Bernstein
Conductor
25-Aug-1918 14-Oct-1990 Conductor, New York Philharmonic
Charles Bulfinch
Architect
8-Aug-1763 15-Apr-1844 Architect of the U.S. Capitol
James Freeman Clarke
Religion
4-Apr-1810 8-Jun-1888 Ten Great Religions
Richard A. Clarke
Government
1951   Former US counter-terrorism czar
Paul A. Dever
Politician
15-Jan-1903 11-Apr-1958 Governor of Massachusetts, 1949-53
William M. Evarts
Politician
6-Feb-1818 28-Feb-1901 US Secretary of State, 1877-81
Arthur Fiedler
Conductor
17-Dec-1894 10-Jul-1979 Conductor of the Boston Pops
Robert Grant
Novelist
24-Jan-1852 19-May-1940 Unleavened Bread
Nat Hentoff
Critic
10-Jun-1925   The Jazz Life
Joseph P. Kennedy
Business
6-Sep-1888 18-Nov-1969 Smuggler and patriarch of the Kennedy clan
John King
Journalist
30-Aug-1963   CNN Chief National Correspondent
Samuel P. Langley
Astronomer
22-Aug-1834 2-Feb-1906 Heavier-than-air flying machine
Howard Lindsay
Playwright
29-Mar-1889 11-Feb-1968 The Sound of Music
Burton Malkiel
Economist
28-Aug-1932   A Random Walk Down Wall Street
Robert J. McCool
Business
c. 1939   Former EVP at Mobil
Wade H. McCree
Judge
3-Jul-1920 30-Aug-1987 US Solicitor General, 1977-81
Edward McGaffigan
Government
8-Dec-1948 2-Sep-2007 NRC Commissioner, 1996-2007
Barry Newman
Actor
7-Nov-1938   Petrocelli
Sumner Redstone
Business
27-May-1923   Chairman and CEO of Viacom
George Santayana
Philosopher
16-Dec-1863 26-Sep-1952 The Realms of Being
Charles Sumner
Politician
6-Jan-1811 11-Mar-1874 Anti-slavery Senator from Massachusetts
Royall Tyler
Playwright
18-Jul-1757 26-Aug-1826 The Contrast
Andrew J. Viterbi
Engineer
9-Mar-1935   Viterbi Algorithm
Clifton R. Wharton, Jr.
Business
13-Sep-1926   CEO of TIAA-CREF, 1987-92
Theodore H. White
Historian
6-May-1915 15-May-1986 The Making of the President
Justin Winsor
Curator
2-Jan-1831 22-Oct-1897 Librarian of Harvard University

TEACHERS AND PROFESSORS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Jacob Bigelow
Botanist
27-Feb-1787 10-Jan-1879 American Medical Botany


Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile



Copyright ©2013 Soylent Communications

NNDB MAPPER


Obama's Advisors


Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.


Bibliographies

NNDB has added thousands of bibliographies for people, organizations, schools, and general topics, listing more than 50,000 books and 120,000 other kinds of references. They may be accessed by the "Bibliography" tab at the top of most pages, or via the "Related Topics" box in the sidebar. Please feel free to suggest books that might be critical omissions.