Do you think you know everything there is to know about your favorite celebs and role models? Well, guess again. Everyone has a secret and celebrities are no exception. They are human, after all. But sometimes, they can do all in their power to keep their secrets from getting out. We can bet you had no idea that the famous women on our list became moms in their teen years!
1. Solange Knowles
Beyonce’s baby sister got married and soon after had a child, a son, at the age of 17.
2. Sofía Vergara
Colombian-American bombshell who became famous after landing a role on the series “Modern Family” became a mom when she was 19. Her son Manolo is often seen by her side.
3. Whoopi Goldberg
The legendary comedian gave birth to her only child when she was 18, but later on, her daughter made Whoopi a young grandmother – she too became a teen mom, giving birth at only 16 years of age.
4. Oprah Winfrey
The celebrated businesswoman shared the traumatic experience of becoming a mother at age 14 when the information leaked to the public. Sadly, the baby did not survive.
5. Niki Taylor
The famous model was actually a 17-year-old mom, who as a result had to pause her career for a while.
6. Bristol Palin
The daughter of Sarah Palin got pregnant at only 17, which caused quite a scandal due to the conservative morals her mother was upholding.
7. Aretha Franklin
Few people know that Aretha became a mother at an extremely young age – she was only 14 when she gave birth!
8. Anna Nicole Smith
She gave birth to a son when she was 19. Tragically, they are both deceased now.
9. Keisha Castle-Hughes
The famous actress who also appears in the “Game of Thrones” series got pregnant at the age of 16. She had a daughter and is now still successfully pursuing her acting career.
10. Maya Angelou
The popular writer gave birth to her son when she was just 17.
11. Jamie-Lynn Spears
Famous for her role in “Zoey 101,” as well as being Britney Spears’ little sister, Jamie became a mom when she was only 16.
12. Fantasia Barrino
The woman who won the contest American Idol in 2004 became the mom of a daughter (Zion) when she was 16.