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Celebrities are people with all the problems, faults, and difficulties that any of us might deal with. Case in point: infertility issues, being sterile, or being barren. The unfortunate truth is, a lot of time people want children but they genetically can't produce them. Be it a low sperm count, low egg count, an injury, or other health issues, all the famous people on this list have dealt with infertility issues.

Infertility is an uphill battle, but technology is progressing quickly, especially with things such as IVF (in vitro fertilization) and surrogacy becoming more common and more accessible. Some of the celebrities below were even eventually lucky enough to HAVE children through artificial means and assistance. Others adopted their children, after years of struggling with infertility issues.

Which celebrities have dealt with infertility? Read through the list below to find out.

Hugh Jackman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Hugh Jackman age 48 - Adopted children.

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Courteney Cox is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Courteney Cox age 52 - Struggled with miscarriages before a successful IVF with then husband David Arquette.

David Arquette is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
David Arquette age 45 - Ex-wife Courtney Cox struggled with miscarriages before a successful IVF.

Brooke Shields is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Brooke Shields age 51 - Successfully had a daughter after many IVF attempts.

Megan Mullally is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Megan Mullally age 58 - Currently pursuing adoption.

Tom Arnold is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Tom Arnold age 58 - Arnold went through 21 IVF cycles before finally having a child.

Angela Bassett is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Angela Bassett age 58 - Had twins via surrogate with her husband, Courtney B. Vance.

Joyce Agu is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Joyce Agu Agu was going to try a round of IVF before deciding to adopt before she and her husband split in 2011.

Jimmy Fallon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Jimmy Fallon age 42 - Wife Nancy Juvonen had a child via surrogate.

Sharon Stone is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Sharon Stone age 59 - Stone adopted after having several miscarriages. 

Jamie Lee Curtis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Jamie Lee Curtis age 58 - Jamie Lee Curtis and Christopher Guest adopted a child after years of infertility.

Christopher Guest is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Christopher Guest age 69 - Jamie Lee Curtis and Christopher Guest adopted a child after years of infertility.

Nicole Kidman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Nicole Kidman age 49 - Had children through a gestational carrier.

Jane Seymour is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Jane Seymour age 66 - Had twins, after IVF treatment.

Celine Dion is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Celine Dion age 49 - Dion went through numerous fertility treatments before finally being able to conceive.

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Elizabeth Banks is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Elizabeth Banks age 43 - Had a child through surrogacy.

Kirstie Alley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Kirstie Alley age 66 - Alley had several miscarriages before opting to adopt her two children.

Mariah Carey is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Mariah Carey age 47 - Had twins after IVF.

Sarah Jessica Parker is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Sarah Jessica Parker age 52 - Had twins via gestational carrier.

Christie Brinkley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Christie Brinkley age 63 - Had a daughter through IVF.

Khloé Kardashian is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Khloé Kardashian age 32 - Kardashian is currently on hormone treatments after being unsuccessful at becoming pregnant. 

Peri Gilpin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Peri Gilpin age 54 - Gilpin had a child twins via surrogacy.

Marcia Cross is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Marcia Cross age 55 - Was able to have a child via IVF, after many attempts.

Guiliana Rancic is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Guiliana Rancic Had a baby via gestational carrier after breast cancer treatments.

Elisabeth Röhm is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Elisabeth Röhm age 43 - Elisabeth Röhm used IVF to have her child.

Sherri Shepherd is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Sherri Shepherd age 48 - Sheperd had her son via IVF.

Michelle Fryatt is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Michelle Fryatt Adopted a child with her husband.

Martie Maguire is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Martie Maguire age 46 - Was able to have children after IVF.

Emily Robison is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Emily Robison age 44

Cindy Margolis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
Cindy Margolis age 51 - Had children through surrogacy.

George Washington is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Infertility
George Washington Died at 67 (1732-1799) - A tuberculosis infection made Washington infertile. His wife had four children with her first husband.