Published on October 25th, 20180
Did You Know That Jennifer Lopez Was Once Homeless?
List of famous people who were homeless, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. A surprising number of famous actors, singers, musicians, and businessmen have experienced homelessness at some point in their lives.
Most use their struggles as inspiration to realize their greatest goals.
Check out this list of celebrities were homeless.
Superstar Jennifer Lopez tops the list of famous stars who were once homeless. Lopez was kicked out of her home for choosing to pursue a career in dance rather than a college education. For weeks after, she spent all of her time at the dance studio and even slept there since she could not afford another place to stay.
Another popular celebrity who was once homeless is film producer Tyler Perry.
Tyler Perry has gone on to become one of the most successful film makers in Hollywood
The filmmaker may have an estimated net worth of $400 million today, but the Madea mastermind lived out of his car when he was a struggling playwright.
Halle Berry found herself homeless when she was first starting her career in Chicago. She told Reader’s Digest that she is actually grateful for the situation, saying, “It taught me how to take care of myself and that I could live through any situation, even if it meant going to a shelter for a small stint, or living within my means, which were meager.”