Thursday, June 28, 2007

What do all of these people have in common?


Alexander the Great - King of Macedonia, 356-323 B.C.
Aristotle - philosopher

Art Linkletter - comedian

Bo Diddley - musician, performer
Charles Dickens - writer

Crazy Horse - Lakota war chief

Dave Thomas - entrepreneur: founder of Wendy's
Edgar Allen Poe - poet, writer

Edward Albee - playwright

Eleanor Roosevelt - First Lady

Faith Hill - country singer

George Washington Carver - inventor
Greg Louganis - diver

Halle Berry - actres
Ingrid Bergman - actress
Jesse Jackson - minister

John J. Audubon - naturalist

John Lennon - musician

Langston Hughes - poet and writer
Leo Tolstoy - writer

Louisa May Alcott - writer

Malcolm X - civil rights leader

Marilyn Monroe - actress

Mark Twain - writer

Nancy Reagan - First Lady
Nat King Cole - singer
Nelson Mandela - politician
President Gerald Ford - politician
President William Clinton - politician
Ray Liotta - actor
Rep. Jim Lightfoot - politician
Sarah McLachlan - singer
Scott Hamilton - figure skater

They were all adopted.

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