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14 Famous People You Had No Idea Grew Up In Foster Care

Purple Clover Logo By Stephanie Kaloi of Purple Clover | Slide 2 of 15: A lot of Beatles fans know that John Lennon was raised by his Aunt Mimi. He often spoke about how she didn't particularly love the musical direction his life was taking, but she was happy to take him in when his parents could or would not. And who knows? Without having Aunt Mimi to rebel against, we may never have been gifted the John Lennon that so many of us have known and loved.

1. John Lennon

A lot of Beatles fans know that John Lennon was raised by his Aunt Mimi. He often spoke about how she didn't particularly love the musical direction his life was taking, but she was happy to take him in when his parents could or would not. And who knows? Without having Aunt Mimi to rebel against, we may never have been gifted the John Lennon that so many of us have known and loved.

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