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26 Famous People Who Were Kicked Out of School

Updated April 3, 2019 264.3k views26 items

Many famous people have been kicked out, suspended, or expelled from school. Some celebrities got into fights, while others got in trouble for drinking or smoking. Several of these famous folks went on to have "bad boy" images, but some people on this list may surprise you.

Who is the most famous person who was kicked out of school? Salma Hayek tops our list. The From Dusk 'Till Dawn actress was expelled from the Academy of the Sacred Heart in New Orleans, Louisiana. She had a tendency of pulling pranks on the nuns. Other famous women who have been kicked out of school include Courtney Love, Lily Allen, and Elizabeth Hurley.

Several famous actors were also kicked out of school. Marlon Brando was expelled from high school for riding his motorcycle in the halls. "The Godfather" was also expelled from military school. Other well-known men who were kicked out of school include Ryan Gosling, Robert Pattinson, and Owen Wilson.

Do you think that their rebellious nature helped these celebs to succeed? Share your thoughts in the comments section.

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  • Salma Hayek
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    Actress Salma Hayek was expelled from the Academy of the Sacred Heart in New Orleans, LA.  She had a tendency for pulling pranks on the nuns.
    • Age: 49
    • Birthplace: Coatzacoalcos, Mexico

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  • Owen Wilson was expelled from school for cheating on a test. He finished out his high school career at a military academy.

    • Age: 51
    • Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of America

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  • Elizabeth Hurley was expelled from her boarding school for having poor grades.
    • Age: 50
    • Birthplace: Basingstoke, United Kingdom

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  • Charlie Sheen has gotten into trouble all his life. He was expelled from Santa Monica High School for having poor attendance and bad grades.

    • Age: 55
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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