I Collected 27 Pictures Of Celebrities As Kids, And You Probably Won’t Recognize Them


I believe most of us are born unique, and sadly, it’s a given that not all of us are destined to become famous musicians, actors, athletes, or even someone like reality TV show stars. Therefore, sometimes it seems like the people we often see on our favorite TV shows, movies, and magazines might not be real people. For one, it might be quite difficult to relate and even imagine celebrities living normal, day-to-day lives that could be somewhat close to ours. But before all of this glamorous life, these movie stars and famous celebrities were just ordinary kids who might’ve been dreaming about being on the big stage one day.


Looking through quite a few celebrity Instagram accounts that I stumbled upon, I found some childhood pictures posted by the famous people themselves, and my curiosity only grew as I wanted to see some more comparisons of now and then. Therefore, I compiled a collection of pictures showing celebrities when they were young, and I’d like you to try and guess the names of some of them without looking them up! Let’s see how many you can recognize!


#1 Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson


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#2 Adele


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#3 Taylor Swift


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#4 Madonna


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#5 Beyoncé


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#6 Catherine Zeta-Jones


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#7 Rihanna


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#8 Anne Hathaway


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#9 Ariana Grande


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#10 Selena Gomez


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#11 Heidi Klum


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#12 Millie Bobby Brown


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#13 Julia Roberts


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#14 Christina Aguilera


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#15 Katy Perry


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#16 Usher


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#17 Amanda Seyfried


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#18 Justin Timberlake


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#19 Sarah Jessica Parker And Her Mother


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#20 Gigi Hadid And Her Grandmother


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#21 Miley Cyrus


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#22 Jennifer Garner


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#23 Birtney Spears


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#24 Margot Robbie And Her Brother


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#25 Gwyneth Paltrow


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#26 Hilary Duff


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#27 Kim Kardashian


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