Celebrities who have adopted

Published On: Nov 14 2011 04:05:42 PM CST   Updated On: Jul 27 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

We often hear the names Angelina Jolie and Madonna when it comes to celebrity adoptions, but many other stars have adopted children, too.

Barbara Walters - adoptive celebrities
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Back before adopting children became a celebrity thing to do, Barbara Walters adopted a daughter who she named Jackie after her mentally-challenged sister who died of ovarian cancer.

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