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Angelina Jolie's Cockroach, Clinton's Cupcakes ... 'What The Great Ate' Reveals Famous Eating Habits (PHOTOS)

08/21/2010 10:28 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The new book "What The Great Ate: A Curious History Of Food & Fame" tells you that Madonna, when she was struggling to make ends meet, used to pick French fries out of the trash can. Also, that Elvis's last meal was six Chips Ahoy! cookies and four scoops of ice cream, two of which were peach flavored.

Matthew and Mark Jacob, the brother team that put together the collection of curious food stories, also has a blog.

Here are 12 people that you know and 12 things about what they ate that you didn't. Any of these treats on your list of favorites?

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