It seems that they are in plain sight, but we still don’t know much about famous people. It turns out that many of them were adopted and despite this, or just because of this, they were able to get into people and become as we know them today.
The founder of the famous Apple brand was born in 1955 and was soon adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs, a San Francisco couple who could not have children.
Oscar-winning actor was adopted by his maternal grandmother when he was only 7 months old.
Born Norma Jean Mortenson was born on June 1, 1926. Her mother Gladys Baker was mentally unstable and financially unable to take care of her daughter. Because the girl was given to a foster family, where she was raised to 7 years.
Then his own mother took Marilyn back, but soon went to the hospital with a nervous breakdown. Then the girl came under the care of the state, and the guardian was appointed the best friend of the mother Grace Mackey.A few years later Marilyn was sent to an orphanage, after which there were several more adoptive families, and then she returned to Aunt Grace again. But that was not the end of it. Grace McKee and her husband moved and could not take Marilyn with them. Then they offered the mother of their neighbor boyfriend James Doherty a wedding. As a result, literally a few weeks after the 16th anniversary of Monroe, she married, so that she would no longer be taken to an orphanage.
After the death of his biological father, the leader of a local tribe began to raise a 9-year-old Nelson.
Nicole's parents could not financially provide a daughter, so at the age of 3 years they gave her care to their friends - the famous singer Lionel Richie and his wife Brenda. When the girl was 9 years old, she was officially adopted.
From the age of 5, the boy was raised by his aunt and uncle, who lived in Liverpool. His own father went into the army and never returned, and his mother fled with another man.
Bill's own father died three months before his birth, and his mother went to study in another city, leaving him in the care of relatives. The boy was raised by his grandfather and grandmother, until after 4 years his own mother returned.She later married Roger Clinton, who adopted Bill.