15 Secret Reasons Behind Celebrities' Iconic Quirks

You probably think celebs are just a bunch of attention-seekers. Well, you're 99 percent right. But then there's also that 1 percent of the celebrity's persona that results from something totally unexpected ...

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Steven Van Zandt CRACKEDcO Van Zandt always wears a bandana when playing for the E Street Band. He adopted the look because when he was young, an auto

Source: Star Tribune

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Tommy Fianagan CRACKEDCON Tommy Flanagan, from Gladiatorand Sons of Anarchy, has some visible scars around his mouth. That's because back in 1992, he

Source: Vulture

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Steven Tyier CRACKEDOON Tyler famously drapes a bunch of scarves off his mic. He says this started when an old shirt and scarf became too torn to wear

Source: Does The Noise In My Head Bother You? by Steven Tyler

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Howie Mandel CRACKED CON Mandel fist-bumped contestants on Deal Or No Dealinstead of shaking hands. He wasn't trying to be COoOl. He has obsessive- co

Source: ABC News

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Sia CRACKEDCON Sia sang for a decade before she started hiding her face with a wig. Which makes it sound like a ame-seeking gimmick, but she says it's

Source: AAP

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Thom Yorke CRACKED.CO The lead singer of Radiohead is known for having a droopy eyelid, that many people think is a lazy eye. Says Thom, was born wit

Source: Esquire

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Seal CRACKED.COI Rumor says that those markings on Seal's face are some kind of tribal scars. They're actually from a skin condition called discoid lu

Source: The Guardian

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Tina Fey VAL. 444044 4444444 CRACKEDCON Fey has a scar under her lip. When she was five years old, a stranger approached her and slashed her face with

Source: Chicago Tribune

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Syivester Stallone CRACKED cO When Sylvester Stallone was born, a pair of forceps severed a nerve on the left side of his face. This resulted in his t

Source: Chicago Tribune

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George Carlin CRACKED CON Carlin generally just wore a black shirt. He said he had contempt for people who wore clothes with any kind of brand or logo

Source: Braindroppings by George Carlin

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Sinead 'Connor What's with her shaved head? Is she just trying to look Cool? Not exactly. She cut her hair all off after record execs pushed her to lo

Source: The New Yorker

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John Madden GRUISER ADDEN OUTB CRACKED COM Madden always rode the bus to games, never flying. The reason: He was claustrophobic. Of course, sitting in

Source: Chicago Tribune

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Penn Jillette CRACKEDCON Penn lillette's one red fingernail is a sign of respect and remembrance for his mother. The color is lelly Apple Red. He al

Source: Penn Jillette

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Olivia Munn CRACKEDCON Munn has changed her face over the years, but not her eyelashes. Those have always been synthetic. That's because she tears out

Source: USA Today

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The Wiggies - This children's band's signature gesture involves pointing straight in front.

Source: New Zealand Herald