26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

We can all take a moment and immediately think of a fictional character we consider iconic. And chances are, that character are heavily influenced by someone who really lived (or currently lives). And it makes sense, someone who seems pretty much larger than life will likely translate well into a fictional setting.

With that in mind, we teamed up with image wizard AuntieMeme to bring you some of pop cultures most famous characters -- and their real-life influences.

Advertisement

26
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

25
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

24
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

23
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

22
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

21
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

20
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

19
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

18
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

17
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

16
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

15
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

14
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

13
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

12
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

11
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

10
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

9
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

8
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

7
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

6
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

5
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

4
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

3
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

2
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

1
Entry by Auntie Meme

26 Characters You Won't Believe Are Based On Real People

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

To turn on reply notifications, click here

354 Comments

Load Comments

More Pictofacts

Movies That Only Exist Because Of Other Films

Turns out the movies themselves are breeding.

74

Celebrity Vanity Projects That Gloriously Imploded

Just like literal dreams, not all creative dreams should come true.

216

How The Modern World Affects Us In Unseen Ways

Somebody, somewhere predicted this stuff, right?

158

Historically-Impossible Scenes In Well-Known Movies & Shows

Maybe pick up a history book, once or twice.

151

Bizarre Habits That Are Weirdly Hard To Quit

Turns out arranging things into numbered lists is pretty tame.

178

38 Product Improvements That Improve Jack Squat

These features are making a serious dent in impulse spending.

315