It’s so cool to look back at these famous people when they were young, before the limelight. Some of them look so ordinary, on vacations, playing football, and some in their bedrooms, it’s hard to believe they would be so big. I love the Bill Gates mug shot.
1. Barack Obama smoking when he was a Freshman, back in 1980.
2. Ben Stiller with his dad Jerry Stiller, on a trip to New York in 1978.
3. Young KGB spy Vladimir Putin (on the far left), meeting President Reagan.
4. Joe Biden when he was 26 years old – 1964.
5. President Clinton learnt how to handle his instrument at a young age – 1960
6. Sarah Silverman’s first casting call – 1980s
7. Steve Buscemi when he was a NYC fire fighter – 1976
8. Robin Williams, High school senior – 1969
9. Arnold Schwarzenegger visiting New York City for the first time – 1968
10. The Rock, Dwayne Johnson, aged 15 in 1987
11. Christian Bale playing with his Joystick – 1984
12. Tommy Lee Jones in 1965, playing senior football
13. Bob Marley back when he was in the Wailers band – 1965
14. Young looking Jim Carrey in a photo from the 1970s
15. Bill Cosby when he was a college fullback for the Temple Owls in 1961
16. Morgan Freeman in the 1970s with an afro, in one of his first TV appearances
17. Robert Downy Jr. with his friend Mike Tyson in the 1980s
18. Muhammad Ali training underwater at the Sir John Hotel in Miami – 1961
19. A Young Tony Hawk in the 1980s
20. Frank Sinatra’s mug shot after being arrested for adultery and seduction, a crime at the time – 1938
21. Vin Diesel’s high school yearbook photo from 1985
22. Bill Gates when he was arrested for driving without a license in 1977
23. Joseph Stalin’s mug shots from 1911
24. Stephen Colbert back when he was in college – 1984
25. Steve Carrell in his final year at Middlesex School, back in 1980
26. Brad Pitt with his childhood basketball team in 1977