Category:Manasquan High School alumni
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The following 10 pages are in this category, out of 10 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).
The following 10 pages are in this category, out of 10 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).
1. Jack Nicholson – John Joseph Jack Nicholson is an American actor and filmmaker, who has performed for over 60 years. Nicholson is known for playing a range of starring or supporting roles, including satirical comedy, romance and dark portrayals of antiheroes. In many of his films, he has played the eternal outsider, Nicholsons 12 Academy Award nominations make him the most nominated male actor in the Academys history. Nicholson has won the Academy Award for Best Actor twice, one for the drama One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest and he also won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for the comedy-drama Terms of Endearment. Nicholson is one of three actors to win three Academy Awards. Nicholson is one of two actors to be nominated for an Academy Award for acting in every decade from the 1960s to the 2000s. He has won six Golden Globe Awards, and received the Kennedy Center Honor in 2001, in 1994, he became one of the youngest actors to be awarded the American Film Institutes Life Achievement Award. He played Jack Torrance in Stanley Kubricks horror film The Shining, the Joker in Tim Burtons superhero film Batman, other films include the legal drama A Few Good Men, the Sean Penn-directed mystery film The Pledge, and the comedy-drama About Schmidt. Nicholson was born on April 22,1937, in Neptune City, New Jersey, Nicholsons mother was of Irish, English, and German descent. She married Italian-American showman Donald Furcillo in 1936, before realizing that he was already married, biographer Patrick McGilligan stated in his book Jacks Life that Latvian-born Eddie King, Junes manager, may have been Nicholsons biological father, rather than Furcillo. Other sources suggest June Nicholson was unsure of who the father was, in 1974, Time magazine researchers learned, and informed Nicholson, that his sister, June, was actually his mother, and his other sister, Lorraine, was really his aunt. By this time, both his mother and grandmother had died, on finding out, Nicholson said it was a pretty dramatic event, but it wasnt what Id call traumatizing. I was pretty well psychologically formed. Nicholson grew up in Neptune City, New Jersey and he was raised in his mothers Roman Catholic religion. Before starting high school, his family moved to an apartment in Spring Lake, nick, as he was known to his high school friends, attended nearby Manasquan High School, where he was voted class clown by the Class of 1954. He was in every day for a whole school year. A theatre and an award at the school are named in his honor. In 2004, Nicholson attended his 50-year high school reunion accompanied by his aunt Lorraine and he served a tour of duty in the Air National Guard. Nicholson first came to Hollywood in 1954, when he was 17 and he took a job as an office worker for animators William Hanna and Joseph Barbera at the MGM cartoon studio
2. Rusty Schweickart – After Skylab, he served for a time as Director of User Affairs in NASAs Office of Applications. Ed Lu and two planetary scientists and he served for a period as its chair before becoming its chair emeritus. Rusty Schweickart was born October 25,1935, in Neptune Township, New Jersey, as a youth his ambition was to be a pilot and a cowboy. He was active in the Boy Scouts of America and he earned the rank of First Class. His hobbies include golf, bicycling, and hiking and he was married twice and has seven children. His familys stated annual income when he received his Massachusetts Institute of Technology scholarship after graduating high school was listed as $1,800. Schweickart served in the U. S. Air Force and Massachusetts Air National Guard from 1956 to 1963, with over 4,000 hours of flight time and his thesis for a masters degree at MIT concerned stratospheric radiance. Schweickart was chosen as part of NASA Astronaut Group 3 in October 1963, on March 21,1966, he was named as the backup Pilot for Roger B. Chaffee on Apollo 1 — which was to have been the first manned Apollo flight but was destroyed during a ground test accident and his fellow crewmen were backup Command Pilot James McDivitt and Senior Pilot David Scott, both veterans of Project Gemini. In December 1966, this crew was promoted to fly the first manned Earth orbital test of the Apollo Lunar Module and this mission was finally flown as Apollo 9 in March 1969. Eventually he improved enough to perform a relatively brief EVA with his feet restrained on the LM porch, during a five-minute pause tethered outside his spacecraft, Schweickart felt he underwent a metaphysical experience as he stared at the Earth, contemplating its place in the universe. He subsequently practiced Transcendental Meditation based on his experience and it didnt seem like a good idea to put him back in. at this point. Al had his own agenda of who went where and whatnot, so I cycled into Skylab at the time. During this period, a Houston radio broadcaster characterized Schweickart as the closest thing to a freak astronaut, Schweickart was awarded the NASA Distinguished Service Medal in 1969 and the NASA Exceptional Service Medal in 1973. After serving on the crew of Skylab 4, Schweickart was more interested in cultivating managerial skills than over to the Space Shuttle development work which was under way. It was like there, done that. While retaining his status, he was reassigned to NASA Headquarters in Washington. In this capacity, he was responsible for transferring NASA technology to the outside world, Schweickart retired from ALOHA Networks, Inc. in 1998 where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer from 1996 through 1998
3. Manasquan, New Jersey – Manasquan is a borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. The boroughs name is of Lenape origin, variously described as deriving from Man-A-Squaw-Han meaning stream of the island of squaws, Manasquan, Maniquan, Mannisquan, Manasquam, Squan, and Squan Village are variations on the original pronunciation and spelling. Manasquan was formed as a borough by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on December 30,1887, from portions of Wall Township, based on the results of a referendum held the previous day. New Jersey Monthly magazine ranked Manasquan as its 22nd best place to live in its 2008 rankings of the Best Places To Live in New Jersey. According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough had an area of 2.530 square miles. The borough borders the municipalities of Brielle, Sea Girt and Wall Township in Monmouth County, as of the census of 2010, there were 5,897 people,2,374 households, and 1,550 families residing in the borough. The population density was 4,263.0 per square mile, there were 3,500 housing units at an average density of 2,530.2 per square mile. [[Hispanic |Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7. 02% of the population,28. 9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10. 7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the family size was 3.10. In the borough, the population was out with 23. 3% under the age of 18,6. 4% from 18 to 24,22. 6% from 25 to 44,31. 3% from 45 to 64. The median age was 43.5 years, for every 100 females there were 95.3 males. For every 100 females ages 18 and old there were 91.4 males, the Census Bureaus 2006-2010 American Community Survey showed that median household income was $87,525 and the median family income was $107,130. Males had an income of $98,408 versus $56,250 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $51,068, about 3. 1% of families and 5. 0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6. 2% of those under age 18 and 4. 7% of those age 65 or over. As of the 2000 United States Census there were 6,310 people,2,600 households, the population density was 4,579.6 people per square mile. There were 3,531 housing units at a density of 2,562.7 per square mile. The racial makeup of the borough was 97. 89% White,0. 41% Black,0. 11% Native American,0. 44% Asian,0. 48% from other races, hispanic or Latino of any race were 4. 48% of the population. 30. 2% of all households were made up of individuals and 11. 5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older, the average household size was 2.43 and the average family size was 3.06
4. Doris Burke – Doris Burke is a sideline reporter and color analyst for NBA on ESPN and NBA on ABC games. She is also an analyst for WNBA games on MSG, and has worked on New York Knicks games, Burke was the first female analyst to call a New York Knicks game on radio and television. She played college basketball for the Providence Friars, finishing her career as the leader in assists. Born in West Islip, New York, and raised in Manasquan, New Jersey and she started playing basketball in the second grade. Her basketball idols growing up were Kyle Macy and Kelly Tripucka and she played as a point guard at Manasquan High School. She was recruited by several eastern colleges and she attended Providence College in Providence, Rhode Island. Sable was a member of the Providence Friars womens basketball team, during her senior year, Sable led the Big East Conference in assists. She was a second-team All-Big East player once and twice made the team of the Big East Womens Basketball Tournament. As a senior in 1987 she was the colleges Co-Female Athlete of the Year and she left Providence as its all-time leader in assists and as of 2012 was still second in that career category. She was later inducted into the Providence College Hall of Fame in 1999, at Providence, Sable earned a bachelors degree in health service administration/social work and later a masters in Education. Sable married Gregg Burke in 1989, the couple had two children, born around 1993 and 1995. She and her husband subsequently divorced, Burke began her broadcasting career in 1990 as an analyst for womens games for her alma mater on radio. That same year, she began working in the role on Big East Womens games on television. She has been the lead analyst for ESPNs coverage of the WNBA, in 2003, Burke was named to ESPNs top mens basketball team working with Dick Vitale on the mens games and working the sidelines for ESPN and ABC for their coverage of the NBA. Since 2009, she has served as a reporter for the NBA Finals for ABC Sports. In 2010, she was featured as the new reporter for 2K Sportss NBA 2K11 video game. She has appeared in each edition since, including the latest in the series, in October 2013, Burke signed a multiyear contract extension to serve as an NBA commentator for ESPN. On November 13, Burke debuted on ESPNs NBA pre-game show NBA Countdown, alongside analysts Jalen Rose and she also commentated live NCAA football games on ESPN
5. Alexis Krauss – Sydney Alexis Duncan Krauss is an American singer, songwriter, former schoolteacher, and frontwoman of the noise pop duo Sleigh Bells. She is co-founder of Beauty Lies Truth, a dedicated to educating consumers about the ingredients in personal care products. Krauss studied International Studies at Marymount Manhattan College, and then received New York State certificates for elementary, after completing Teach For America and meeting her bandmate Derek Miller, she began her career as a full-time musician. Sydney Alexis Duncan Krauss was born and raised in Manasquan, New Jersey and her father, Joel Krauss, was a professional musician who was a member of Holme and a founding member of Cats on a Smooth Surface. Krauss performed in music and musical theatre from the age of nine until the age of 16, after breaking from music, she returned to school and majored in international studies in college. Miller mentioned that he was looking for a vocalist for his music project, in February 2014, Krauss and her friend Jessica Assaf founded the blog Beauty Lies Truth, which educates consumers on the toxic ingredients in cosmetics and skincare products. The blog was launched in August 2014. Treats Reign of Terror Bitter Rivals Jessica Rabbit Sleigh Bells official website Beauty Lies Truth official website