• 1. Steven Tyler

    Steven’s daughter Liv did not actually know he was her father until she was 9. Reportedly, Steven “noticed a resemblance she shared with his other daughter, Mia,” and knew right away.

  • 2. Eric Clapton

    Clapton had an affair with Italian model Lory Del Santo, who would later give birth to his son Conor. Four years later, Conor would be tragically killed and Clapton would go on to write “Tears In Heaven.”

  • 3. Jude Law

    In 2009 his daughter Sophia was born to model Samantha Burke. It took Law five months to meet his daughter.

  • 4. John Edwards

    We all know about this one. John Edwards fathered a child with campaign videographer Rielle Hunter.

  • 5. Chuck Norris

    News broke in 2004 that evangelical christian Chuck Norris’ child Dina was the result of an extramarital affair. He did not meet her until she was 26.

  • 6. Eddie Murphy

    After much denial, a paternity test confirmed Murphy to be the father of a daughter he fathered with Spice Girl Scary Spice.

  • 7. Michael Jackson

    Omer Bhatti of Oslo, Norway claims to be Michael Jackson’s love child from a fling with a woman named Pia Bhatti. Can’t you see the resemblance?

  • 8. Strom Thurmond

    Six months after his death it was revealed that the former senator (and segregationist) had an affair with his African American house maid at age 22 leading to the birth of his daughter Essie Mae Washington-Williams.

  • 9. Naveen Andrews

    When the Lost star seperated from his longtime girlfriend, he had a child with a woman named Elena Eustache. After he reconciled with his former girlfriend and after a long custody battle, Andrews was granted custody of his daughter. (via)

  • 10. Charles Lindbergh

    Lindbergh, America’s first celebrity, had up to seven children outside of his marriage who lived in Germany.

  • 11. Jesse Jackson

    Jackson had an affair with one of his staff, Karin Stanford, resulting in the birth of his daughter Ashley in 1999.

  • 12. Ravi Shankar

    In 1979, world famous sitar player Ravi Shankar had an affair with concert promoter Sue Jones resulting in the birth of… wait for it… Norah Jones.

  • 13. Thomas Jefferson

    Jefferson fathered several with one of his slaves, Sally Hemings in what is probably the most infamous of all political extramarital affairs. These politicians and their affairs, am I right?