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    Apr 17, 2019

    34 Celebrities Who Are Just As Smart As They Are Famous

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    1. John Legend skipped two grades and started at UPenn at the age of 16.

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    2. Kesha was got a near-perfect score on her SATs.

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    She scored a 1500 out of 1600 on the test.

    3. Nolan Gould is a member of Mensa and graduated high school at 13.

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    4. Steve Martin also joined the Mensa organization. He wrote about it in the New Yorker.

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    5. Lisa Kudrow has published a psychology paper about handedness and headaches.

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    6. Kristen Stewart has published a paper through Cornell University on neural style transfer.

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    7. And Colin Firth cowrote a research paper studying political alignment and brain structure.

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    8. Ken Jeong is a doctor, and he still renews his medical license.

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    9. Mayim Bialik has a PhD in neuroscience.

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    10. And Brian May has a PhD in astrophysics.

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    11. Mindy Kaling is an award-winning playwright.

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    12. Ashton Kutcher studied biochemical engineering at the University of Iowa.

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    13. Conan O'Brien graduated magna cum laude from Harvard.

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    14. Shaquille O'Neal has a master's degree from the University of Phoenix and a doctorate in education from Barry University.

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    15. Gerard Butler pursued a law degree from the University of Glasgow.

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    16. And Rebel Wilson pursued a law degree from the University of New South Wales.

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    17. Karlie Kloss learns how to code in her spare time.

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    18. All of the members of Vampire Weekend are graduates of Columbia University.

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    19. James Franco has an MFA from Columbia and a master's in filmmaking from NYU, and he was accepted to Yale to pursue a PhD in English.

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    20. Dolph Lundgren graduated from the the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, has a master's in chemical engineering from the University of Sydney, and won a Fulbright scholarship to MIT.

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    21. Tom Hiddleston knows four languages.

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    The actor can speak English, Greek, French, and Spanish.

    22. Jodie Foster knows five.

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    The actor can speak English, German, Italian, and French, and she dabbles in Spanish.

    23. Natalie Portman and Shakira both know six.

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    Portman can speak English, Hebrew, German, Japanese, French, and Spanish. Shakira can speak English, Spanish, Italian, Catalan, Portuguese, and French.

    24. And Viggo Mortensen knows seven.

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    He knows English, French, Danish, Italian, Norwegian, Arabic, and Catalan.

    25. Questlove is an adjunct instructor at NYU.

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    26. Cindy Crawford and Weird Al Yankovic were both valedictorians of their high school classes.

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    27. And Alicia Keys was valedictorian when she graduated from high school at the age of 16.

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    28. David Duchovny was pursuing a PhD in English before he landed his role on The X-Files.

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    29. Ashley Judd got a master's in public administration from Harvard.

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    30. Ben Stein is a graduate of Yale Law School and an economics professor, and he's written or cowritten about 30 books.

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    31. Kal Penn taught two courses at the University of Pennsylvania.

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    32. And finally, Flavor Flav was considered a musical prodigy and learned how to play 15 different instruments by ear.

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