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Rags to riches: Self-made celebrities

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Rags to riches: Self-made celebrities

"Luck is not something you can mention in the presence of self-made men." The famous quote by American writer E.B. White holds true for a number of celebrities, who reached their current heights after battling adversity in every manner. Here is a list of some prominent celebrities with a real rags to riches story.

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