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Famous People Who Stutter

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List RulesA comprehensive list of famous people who stutter (or stuttered) and have other speech impediments or language disorders.

Celebrities often talk for a living. So it's surprising to note that a number of notable people have stutters or other speech impediments. The most famous people who stutter come in many forms. Some celebrities with speech impediments are athletes while other famous people who stutter are musicians. Several celebrity actors have even worked their stutters into their acting techniques.

Who will you find on this slideshow of famous stutterers? Nicole Kidman appears here. "I had one [a stammer] as a kid... I just remember everyone always saying to me, 'Calm down, think about what you're gonna say,' and then I grew out of it. I remember when I was little just being so excited to get it out and I couldn't get it out," Nicole Kidman said of growing up with a stutter.

Tiger Woods wrote a letter to a boy who was bullied which read, "I also stuttered as a child and I would talk to my dog and he would sit there and listen until he fell asleep. I also took a class for two years to help me, and I finally learned to stop." Other celebrities who stutter include Julia Roberts, Elvis Presley, and Vice President Joe Biden.

Are you surprised that so many celebrities stutter? Take a look at this list and get in on the conversation in the comments section.

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