Celebrity Facts

Celebrity Facts

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    Walt Disney, the creator of Mickey Mouse, was afraid of mice.
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    Elvis had a twin.
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    Thomas Edison, lightbulb inventor, was afraid of the dark!
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    When he was only 13, Johnny Depp lost his virginity to a girl slightly older than him.
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    None of the Beatles knew how to read music. (Paul McCartney eventually taught himself.)

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    In 2014, a college in upstate New York started offering classes on the sociology of Miley Cyrus.
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    Jimi Hendrix played a song dedicated to MLK the night of his assassination that is described as one of the most hauntingly beautiful songs ever played. Nobody at the entire concert recorded it.
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    Keira Knightley and Natalie Portman looked so much alike on set, not even their own mothers could tell them apart!
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    In their early careers, Sylvester Stallone and Jackie Chan both took part in porn.
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    For his time as James Bond, Daniel Craig has the privilege of taking any Aston Martin from the factory for the rest of his life.
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    Donald Glover got his rapper name ‘Childish Gambino’ from an online Wu-Tang Clan name generator.
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    The Rock accidentally knocked out Michael Clarke Duncan while filming a fight scene for The Scorpion King and had a custom Rolex made as an apology gift, but liked the watch so much that he kept it for himself.
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    Rick Harrison of the hit reality show Pawn Stars, dropped out of high school in 10th grade because he was making $2000 a week selling fake Gucci bags.
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    Jackie Chan’s mother was an opium smuggler and his father was a spy.
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    The Beatles wrote into their contracts for American concerts that they would not play in front of segregated audiences.
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    At the age of 4, Bruno Mars was known as the youngest Elvis Presley.
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    Charlie Chaplin once entered a Charlie Chaplin look alike contest and lost.
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    When Will Ferrell met RHCP drummer Chad Smith he looked him up and down and said: “You´re very handsome,” and then walked away.
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    Hugh Jackman walked around Comic Con wearing his full Wolverine costume and nobody noticed.
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    Kid Rock took a pay cut that cost him around $50,000 to $100,000 per night during his tour, just to keep ticket prices at $20 and a 12 oz beer at $4.
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    Leonardo DiCaprio was named Leonardo because his pregnant mother was looking at a Leonardo da Vinci painting in a museum in Italy when DiCaprio first kicked.
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    When he was 7, Vin Diesel and some friends broke into a New York theater with intentions to vandalize it. Instead of calling the police, the theater’s artistic director handed them scripts and offered them parts in the upcoming show. This became Diesel’s first acting role.
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    Akon's birth name is Aliaune Damala Bouga Time Bongo Puru Nacka Lu Lu Lu Badara Akon Thiam.
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    In 2007, Joshua Bell pretended to be a street violinist and went mostly ignored. Just two days earlier, he played in a sold out theater with each seat costing $100. The violin he used on the street was worth 3.5 million dollars.
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    Johnny Depp travels with his Capt. Jack Sparrow costume to make impromptu visits to sick kids in hospitals.
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    Michael Jackson used a special shoe to perform his "Smooth Criminal" lean trick.
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    Michael Caine became an actor because all the prettiest girls at his school were in drama class.
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    Rihanna's legs are insured for $1 million. She states they are her main focus when exercising.
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    George Clooney once cleaned his roommate's cat litter box for four consecutive days, then crapped in it himself, causing his roommate to think it was from his constipated cat.
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    Noodles, the guitarist for The Offspring, was the janitor for the school the band went to. He was allowed into the band because he was old enough to buy the band alcohol.
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    As of April 2010, Bill Gates had donated $36,854,000,000 in his lifetime! That's more than half of his total net worth!
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    J.K. Rowling lost her billionaire status because she donated so much of her money to charity.
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    Disney's first choice to play Jack Sparrow was Jim Carrey.
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    Until he turned 12, Robert Pattinson's elder sisters dressed him up as a girl and introduced him as "Claudia" to strangers.
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    Queen are the only group in which every member has composed more than one #1 single, and hence, all four members were induced into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2003.
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    Snoop Dogg sold weed to Cameron Diaz in high school.
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    Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter) has more money than Prince Harry, the Prince of Wales.
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    Jon Bon Jovi has a restaurant that has no prices; guests pay whatever they can or volunteer in exchange for their meal.
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    As a child, Jim Carrey wore tap shoes to bed just in case his parents needed cheering up in the middle of the night.
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    Nicole Kidman is scared of butterflies.
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    Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart had no idea how to play chess when they appeared in X-Men 2.
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    Bill Murray was arrested in 1970 for trying to smuggle 10lbs of Marijuana during his 20th Birthday.
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    Steve Jobs was half Arab.
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    Oprah Winfrey makes $10 per second.
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    Prince William's nickname in college was "P-Willy".

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