To support Ongig’s mission of celebrating everyone, I started this list of famous adopted people. They’re successful celebrities, athletes, writers, singers, former presidents & more…plus I list celebrities with adopted children.
Actresses and Actors who were Adopted [+ TV Personalities and Comedians] Famous Actress Marilyn Monroe, adopted by her mentally ill mother’s friend (image source: Wikimedia Commons, Bert Parry) Dean Cain. This TV personality best known for playing the role of Clark Kent/Superman was adopted by his stepfather, Christopher Cain, at 3-years-old. Kristin Chenoweth. If you are wondering, “Was Kristen Chenoweth adopted?” The answer is yes. Broadway and