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The 37 Greatest Celebrity Prom Photos

Updated June 14, 2019 6.9m views37 items

A collection of the best celebrity prom photos, from Rihanna to George Clooney. For that special time of year when corsages and crowns rule the school, the gallery below features pictures of famous people taken during their prom or school dance. The list is completely votable, so you can vote up the photogenic celebrity you think took the most awesome prom pic. Vote down the ones you think could have done better, or add any of your favorite star prom photos.

These nostalgia-inducing photos make the memory of the dance and time spent with your prom date last forever. It seems everyone's taken a prom photo, from Oscar-winning actors such as Clooney, Sandra Bullock, and Meryl Streep, to some of the best pop female stars like Britney Spears and Lady Gaga. And whether you're the First Lady of the U.S. or reality TV queen Kim Kardashian, prom dresses can be quite ridiculous, embarrassing, and unforgettable, kind of like these totally wacky celebrity wedding gowns.

These snapshots of over 50 celeb pictures taken during prom do not disappoint! Just check out the following prom fashion do's and don'ts – we're looking at you, Courteney Cox, Bruno Mars, and more!  Also, be sure to check out our other lists of stars before they hit it big, like the most hilarious celebrity yearbook photos and superstars who were in school sports teams.
  • Jaden Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 37 Greatest Celebrity Prom Photos
    Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY
    • Age: 22
    • Birthplace: Malibu, California, United States of America

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  • Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 37 Greatest Celebrity Prom Photos
    Photo: flickr / CC0
    • Age: 59
    • Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

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    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: Pomona, California, United States of America

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    • Age: 51
    • Birthplace: Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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