No wonder Rahm Emanuel is so competitive

By Laurie Bennett

March 11, 2013 at 8:13am

In Chicago, the most famous alumnus of New Trier High School is probably Rahm Emanuel, who graduated in 1977.

But even the mayor has stiff competition for the title.

Scott Turow
Scott Turow yearbook photo

The Muckety map above shows just a few of the well-known grads of New Trier, a public high school in Winnetka, IL.

In the inner circle of the map are entertainment celebrities such as Charlton Heston, Rock Hudson and Edward Zwick, and best-selling author Scott Turow.

The outer circle includes alumni who later made names for themselves in government or business.

Among them: Sen. Mark Steven Kirk, former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld and Boeing Chairman and CEO W. James McNerney Jr.

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