Stories from the NFCCA Newsletter, the “Northwood News”

Northwood News ♦ February 2009

Celebrities Who Lived in Our Neighborhood

By Linda S. Perlman

Annie Leibovitz, celebrity photographer formerly with Rolling Stone and Vanity Fair magazines graduated from Northwood High School in 1967.

George Pelecanos, author of detective fiction set primarily in the Washington, D.C., area and a film and television producer and writer who has worked extensively on the HBO series The Wire, also is a Northwood High School graduate, class of 1975.

Both Leibovitz and Pelecanos lived on Whittington Terrace.   ■

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