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Celebrities You Didn't Know Were Adopted

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They say blood is thicker than water, but in truth, family can be found in anyone willing to love. Such is the case for these legendary stars, whose adoption tales are an inspiration to all.

Despite decades of lives being changed for the better, a certain stigma surrounding adoption remains. These celebs prove no such stigma should exist.

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