Person 60+ Adopted Celebrities

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List Rules These famous people who were brought up by parents other than their own biological parents are listed in no particular order

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Steve Jobs is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 60+ Adopted Celebrities
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Given up and adopted at birth

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Age: Died at 56 (1955-2011)

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Inventor, Designer

Children: Lisa Brennan-Jobs, Eve Jobs, Erin Siena Jobs, Reed Jobs

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#1 on The Most Irreplaceable CEOs in the World

#151 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

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John Lennon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 60+ Adopted Celebrities
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Raised by his maternal aunt and uncle from age 5 after his father's military desertion

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Age: Died at 40 (1940-1980)

Birthplace: Liverpool, United Kingdom

Profession: Activist, Film Score Composer, Record producer, Musician Film Producer, + more

Children: Sean Lennon, Julian Lennon

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#1542 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#42 on The Best Pop Groups/Artists

#25 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#6 on The Best Rock Vocalists

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Marilyn Monroe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 60+ Adopted Celebrities
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Grew up with foster parents, family friends, and various aunt and uncles as a ward of the state

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Age: Died at 36 (1926-1962)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Model, Actor, Singer Showgirl

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#44 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#131 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#42 on The Most Overrated Actors of All Time

#266 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

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Jamie Foxx is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 60+ Adopted Celebrities
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Adopted at 7 months by his maternal grandmother after his young parents split up

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Age: 48

Birthplace: Terrell, Texas, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Pianist, Television producer, Musician Singer-songwriter, + more

Children: Corinne Bishop, Annalise Bishop

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#87 on The Best Actors Working Today

#92 on The Best American Actors Working Today

#265 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#61 on The Most Overrated Actors of All Time

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Nicole Richie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 60+ Adopted Celebrities
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Raised by family friend Lionel Richie from age 3; legally adopted at age 9

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Age: 34

Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States of America

Profession: Fashion designer, Designer, Author, Actor Singer, + more

Children: Sparrow Madden, Harlow Madden

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#86 on Celebrities You Wouldn't Want as Neighbors

#159 on The Biggest Douchebags in Hollywood

#332 on Annoying Celebrities Who Should Just Go Away Already

#263 on Who Should Be in the 2012 Maxim Hot 100?

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Faith Hill is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 60+ Adopted Celebrities
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Given up and adopted at birth

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Age: 48

Birthplace: Ridgeland, Mississippi, United States of America

Profession: Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Actor, Singer Artist

Children: Gracie Katherine McGraw, Audrey Caroline McGraw, Maggie Elizabeth McGraw

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#182 on The Best Singers of All Time

#66 on The Top Country Artists of All Time

#64 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

#175 on The Greatest Musical Artists of the '90s

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Nicole Polizzi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 60+ Adopted Celebrities
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Adopted at 6 months old

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Age: 28

Birthplace: Santiago, Chile

Profession: Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor, TV Personality

Children: Lorenzo Dominic Lavalle, Giovanna Marie LaValle

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#11 on Celebrities You Wouldn't Want as Neighbors

#20 on The Biggest Douchebags in Hollywood

#5 on Annoying Celebrities Who Should Just Go Away Already

#22 on Celebrities Hollywood Forced on Us

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Ray Liotta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 60+ Adopted Celebrities
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Adopted at 6 months old

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Age: 61

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting

Children: Karsen Liotta

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#124 on The Best Actors Working Today

#41 on The Best American Actors Working Today

#17 on The Best Actors to Start Their Careers on Soaps

#38 on The Best Living American Actors

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