03/23/2012 10:17 am ET Updated May 23, 2012

Surprising Ideas That Made Millions

Have you ever seen a product or business and thought, "Why didn't I think of that?" While people daydream every day about striking it rich, only some have been lucky enough to come up with a million dollar idea.

Some entrepreneurs have found success with everyday products, like clothing and food. Others have dreamed up creations that are a bit more astounding. It may be a simple concept or one that is utterly unique. Either way, they may surprise you and will probably make you jealous.