Dad left the family when the singer was only 2 years old. Adele could not forgive this and even refused his last name. In honor of her "independent" mother, the girl got a tattoo on her wrist in the form of a penny.
Jon Voight left Angelina's mother when she was less than a year old. Leaving his wife and two children, he took up a career and won an Oscar for his role in the movie "Homecoming."
Parents divorced when the future actor was 12 years old. Tom Cruise and his two brothers grew up in poverty.
His mother was 18 when she became pregnant. Dad disappeared before Justin was born.
The boy's childhood was difficult: Patricia Lynn "Petty" Mallett worked three jobs to support her family. Justin Bieber became famous thanks to his mother, who uploaded a video of his performances on YouTube.
Agent 007 was abandoned by his father when he was 1 year old. The boy lived with his grandmother until the age of 11, and then moved with his mother to London, where his career began.
The girl's parents divorced when she was 3 years old. In total, Patricia Hickey, the singer's mother, had three children. Mariah Carey was harassed by her neighbors because of her African roots.
His parents divorced when he was very young. The father did not pay child support and did not communicate with the children. Valentina Lazareva raised Sergei and his brother alone.
The mother of the future singer had four children. The girl's second parent left the family before her birth. The children lived in complete poverty, wore shabby clothes and ate only one potato. At the age of six, her mother was forced to send Ani Lorak to a boarding school where her brothers studied.