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13 Celebrities Before They Were Famous

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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."

1304841 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

Best mustache ever

Steve Carell

We never knew he used to be so dreamy!

Young Joe Biden. Good lawdy
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

743928 Bill Clinton

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