67 Celebrities Whose Real Names Will Shock You

67 Celebrities Whose Real Names Will Shock You

What's in a name? As it turns out, maybe everything.

Since Shakespeare first posited the question in Romeo and Juliet, actors have been using fake names to land professional roles. Not only did it allow them some semblance of privacy before the dawn of Wikipedia, but let's face it, some people just aren't born with great names.

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Adele Goes Makeup-Free, Teases New Album

Adele Goes Makeup-Free, Teases New Album

Might Adele be ready to take over the music universe once again?

On Sunday, the night before turning 26 (happy birthday!!!), the Grammy winner posted a make-up free self-portrait in which she's nearly unrecognizable.

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Adele to Kelly Clarkson: Don't Have A Baby!

Adele to Kelly Clarkson: Don't Have A Baby!

Kelly Clarkson wants a baby. ASAP. Two babies, actually. Adele, however, has advised her fellow songbird to hold her horses. Or her ovaries. You know, whichever.

Adele apparently told Kelly "Girl, don't have a baby, 'cause everything else will go on the back burner! I'm living in babyland!" while the two chatted at the Grammys this year.

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Happy 25th Birthday, Adele!

Happy 25th Birthday, Adele!

The numbers most often associated with Adele will likely always be 19 and 21 due to her best-selling albums, and her once-in-a-generation vocal talents.

But let's all focus on 25 today instead, shall we?

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Adele Biography

Adele on the Red Carpet
Adele is an English recording artist and songwriter, whose style blends blues, soul and pop. Her debut album, 19, was released in 2008 to... More »
Born
Birthplace
North London, England
Full Name
Adele Laurie Blue Adkins