19 Stars Who Were Born Rich

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Some stars started from the bottom. Others were born with a leg up. Here's a list of celebrities who grew up rich.

1. Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga
Gaga grew up in Manhattan's posh Upper East Side. She is the daughter of a successful Internet entrepreneur.

2. Adam Levine

Adam Levine
Adam is the son of Fred Levine, founder of the M. Frederic clothing line. He met his bandmates at the prestigious Brentwood Academy.

3. Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey
Lana Del Rey is the daughter of a successful advertising and media CEO. She attended a private high school with a $40,000 a year tuition.

4. Robin Thicke

Robin Thicke
Robin is the son of Growing Pains actor Alan Thicke. His mother is a successful actress, as well.

5. Lena Dunham

Lena Dunham
Lena Dunham's parents are both successful artists. She grew up in Manhattan's posh Upper East Side.

6. Kristen Stewart

Kristen Stewart
Kristen Stewart is the daughter of a successful television producer. Her mother also works in show business.

7. Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran is the son of two highly successful artists. He enjoyed a posh childhood in the English countryside.

8. Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande
Ariana Grande's father is the CEO of a successful design company. His clients include Eddie Murphy.

9. Darren Criss

Darren Criss
Darren's dad is a successful banking CEO. He moved the family to Hawaii when Darren was a child.

10. Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift
Taylor is the daughter of a successful marketing executive. She grew up on an 11-acre estate in Pennsylvania.

11. Kid Rock Image

Kid Rock Image
Kid Rock's fan base is primarily middle and lower class, but Mr. Rock grew up quite wealthy. His father owned a chain of successful car dealerships in Michigan.

12. Julia Louis-Dreyfus Pic

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Pic
Julia Louis-Dreyfus grew up incredibly wealthy. Her father is a French billionaire.

13. Rooney Mara

Rooney Mara
Rooney Mara grew up fabulously wealthy. Her mother's family founded the Pittsburgh Steelers and her father's family founded the New York Giants.

14. Anderson Cooper

Anderson Cooper
Anderson Cooper grew up with every advantage. His mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, is heir to the famous Vanderbilt fortune.

15. Gwyneth Paltrow Sparkly Dress Photo

Gwyneth Paltrow Sparkly Dress Photo
Gwyneth earns her own millions these days, but her parents are both successful in their own right. Her mother is actress Blythe Danner and her father was famed producer Bruce Paltrow.

16. Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston
Jennifer was born into a show business family. Both of her parents were well-known actors.

17. Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie
Angelina was born into a wealthy show business family. Her father is renowned actor Jon Voight.

18. Jordin Sparks

Jordin Sparks
American Idol alum Jordin Sparks grew up wealthy. Her father is former NFL cornerback Phillippi Sparks.

19. Kate Middleton

Kate Middleton
Though a commoner by royal standards, Kate's folks were no slouches in the financial department. They own a party supply company worth several million dollars.

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