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13 Celebrities Before They Were Famous

03/20/2014 07:58 am ET | Updated Mar 20, 2014

Before these baby boomers knew they were destined for fame, they were just like the rest of us -- and their yearbook photos prove it. Many of the celebs pictured below are known for their good looks and charisma, but it's not what you might have guessed at first glance. Others clearly peaked early on and some are just plain unrecognizable.

Take a trip down memory lane and see if you can guess who these famous faces are today. Politicians, Oscar-winning actors, and even a science-nerd are all pictured below.

We're loving the hair...though it's mostly gray nowadays



Barack Obama

Would Jack Donaghy approve?



Alec Baldwin

Future "Iron Lady"



Meryl Streep

"They misunderestimated me."


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George W. Bush

Debonaire as always



Michael Douglas

She's always looked much younger than her years



Demi Moore

Before he was a shark...



Mark Cuban

Joe Biden

We see he started rocking the bow tie at an early age


Bill Nye in high school
Bill Nye

Can you spot the future "Sexiest Man Alive" titleholder?



Brad Pitt

One of the most powerful women in the world


Hillary Rodham Clinton

And her other half


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Bill Clinton

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