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10 Most Successful High School Dropouts

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The list includes Hollywood stars, musicians and top shot business tycoons.

Some of the celebs in the list are :

Uma Thurman:

Uma Thurman
Uma Thurman

The Hollywood megastar actress is known for roles in various movies like Pulp Fiction,The Truth About Cats & Dogs, Batman & Robin, Hysterical Blindness, Kill Bill and many more. Despite her father obtaining multiple degrees and even being a college professor at Columbia Newman, never earned her high school diploma in her youth.

She was described as awkward and  introverted girl who was teased for her tall frame angular bone structure and enormous feet. Her acting talent shine through when talent scouts noticed her performance in a school production of the “The Crucible”. Thurman attended Northfield Mount Hermon school before dropping out to pursue an acting career.

Shawn Carter AKA Jay-Z:

Jay Z
Jay Z

Jay Z is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He is one of the most financially successful hip hop artists and entrepreneurs in America. In 2014, Forbes estimated Jay Z’s net worth at nearly $520 million.He is one of the world’s best-selling artists of all time, having sold more than 100 million records.Reportedly, Jay Z had recieved 21 Grammy Awards for his musical work, and numerous additional nominations.

Walt Disney :

Walt Disney
Walt Disney

Walt Disney was an American entrepreneur, cartoonist, animator, voice actor, and film producer. He was a prominent figure within the American animation industry and throughout the world, and is regarded as a cultural icon, known for his influence and contributions to the field of entertainment during the 20th century.

Disney and his staff created numerous famous fictional cartoon characters including Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, and Goofy. Disney himself was the original voice for Mickey.

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