Camp Roosevelt, New York » Famous Alumni

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Al Davis
NFL Executive Camp Roosevelt, New York

Davis was an American football executive. He was the principal owner and general manager of the Oakland Raiders of the NFL from 1972 to 2011. Under Davis’ management, the Raiders became one of the most successful teams in professional sports. His motto for the team was “Just win, baby.”

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Julian Schnabel
Artist and Filmmaker Camp Roosevelt, New York

Schnabel is an American artist and filmmaker. In the 1980s, Schnabel received international media attention for his “plate paintings”—large-scale paintings set on broken ceramic plates.

Schnabel directed Before Night Falls, which became Javier Bardem’s breakthrough Academy Award-nominated role, and The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, which was nominated for four Academy Awards.