Did You Know??
Did you know these Eagle classmates married fellow Eagles?Did you know 1963 graduate Bill Boner went on to become State Representative, Congressman, and Mayor of Nashville?Did you know 1939 graduate Hugh Mott became one of the greatest heroes of World War II? Did you know pioneer radio, TV, and Country Music Hall of Famer, Ralph Emery was a graduate of the class of 1951?Did you know recording artist and Grand Ole Opry member Del Wood is a 1937 East High graduate? Did you know class of 1945 graduate Richard "Dick" Fulton was a TN State Senator, US Congressman, and Mayor of Nashville?Did you know actress, talk show host, and entrepreneur, Oprah Winfrey is a 1971 graduate of East High?Did you know Calvin Garrett, class of 1974 graduate, went on to become a NBA star playing for Austin Peay & Oral Roberts?Did you know Music City wouldn't have been the same without legendary producer, songwriter, singer, & class of 1960 graduate Don Gant? Did you know 1973 graduate, Nate "Suitcase" Simpson played football at TSU and drafted into the NFL by Green Bay in 1977?
Click here to view.Did you know that all these Eagle graduates came back to East High to teach?
Click here to view.Do you remember seeing double at school?
Click here to view all the East High twin graduates.Did you know Sgt. Carter was in the Drama Club and a graduate of East High?
Frank Sutton - Class of 1941
bill boner- Class of 1963 - more info
Ralph emery- Class of 1951 - more info
richard fulton - Class of 1945
Oprah Winfrey - Class of 1971
calvin garrett- Class of 1974 was selected in the 3rd round 1979 NBA draft by the chicago bulls more info
Nate 'suitcase' simpson - Class of 1973 - packers running back 1977-79 - more info