Famous high school dropouts

Published On: Jun 02 2011 03:25:26 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 11 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

When it came to graduating from high school, several big-name celebrities didn't make the grade. Here's a look at the stars who defied one-in-a-million odds to make it big without a diploma.

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Paris Hilton was expelled during her junior year at a Connecticut boarding school for violating school rules. She returned to a college preparatory school in Manhattan, but dropped out for good a few months later.

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