These days we see that many famous celebrities adopt kids like Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. But most of people have no idea that even most famous celebrities we see today were adopted too. Today those celebrities have become one of the most popular faces in the world and we can’t even imagine how their childhood was. Here in this post we have some shocking faces that you might not even believe me and go search more about them on web. Anyways, believe it or not it’s your choice; I’ll get started with the list of famous adopted celebrities.
3. Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela, ex president of South Africa was adopted and his actual birth name was Rolihlahla Mandela. This famous politician was born on July 18, 1918 in South Africa and his real father was killed when he was really young due to the debts his father owed. Later he was adopted by Jongintaba King when he was just 9 years old. Before his adoption he faced many troubles in his life and was finally raised by King to become the man who could lead South Africa. Later he was sent to prison due to some charges on him, but still today the entire world recognizes him as the greatest leader of all time.
2. Marilyn Monroe
Well, nearly everyone must know this American beautiful actress Marilyn Monroe but not many people know that she was adopted. Her real name before adoption was Norma Jeane Mortenson when she was born on June 1, 1926. In her childhood, she was sent to foster homes because her real mother had some brain difficulties and wasn’t really in a situation to take care of her. Later she was adopted by women named Grace McKee and she raised Marilyn like her own daughter.
1. Steve Jobs
Yeah, that’s right. Founder of Apple Inc. Steve Jobs was also an adopted kid. He was born on February 24 in 1955 and died on October 5, 2011. He definitely was among the most successful and best entrepreneurs of all time. Today we have latest gadgets, tech and Apple products only because of his innovative mind. At very young age, he was adopted by Paul Jobs and Clara Jobs who raised him like their own child and provided him with everything he needed in his life.