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Celebs' Real Names

Celebs' Real Names

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    Hey, whatcha got in that suitcase George Michael? Oh, it's your 57 letter given name, Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou!

    Check out some other celebs' names you thought you knew!

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    Vickie Lynn Marshall decided to take three common American names and replace them with three other common American names and that's how she became known as Anna Nicole Smith.
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    Meet David Seth Kotkin and his altar ego, David Copperfield.
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    Maybe Frances Ethel Gumm would fly in Munchkin Land, but Judy Garland made it big in the real world.
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    When Mark Sinclair Vincent signs autographs he spells it like V-i-n D-i-e-s-e-l.
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    Whoopi Goldberg is only a little part of the larger truth that is Caryn Elaine Johnson.
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    Let's just hope Elton's sure about that name change because it's gonna be real hard getting that EJ to look like RKD (Reginald Kenneth Dwight) and those glasses aren't returnable.
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    When this superstar is "Just bein' Miley", she really is "Just bein' Destiny Hope".
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    Nothing against Charles Dennis Buchinsky but Charles Bronson feels better in a bandana.
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    Take the movie Annie Hall, add Diane Keaton who played Annie Hall, and you'll get this actress' real name: Diane Hall.
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    Carlos Irwin Estevez's name is quote, unquote, "Charlie Sheen"
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    Enya thought those 4 letters would fit better than Eithne Ni Bhraonain on promotional material.
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    When Elle Macpherson first started walking they called her Eleanor Nancy Gow.
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    Had Stacey Ann Ferguson's parents known she'd be in this line of work, perhaps they would have agreed a one name moniker works best.
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    Archibald Alexander Leach just doesn't quite have that Cary Grant ring to it.
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    Declan Patrick MacManus thought he'd choose a stage name with a proven track record. Call him Elvis Costello.
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    What's that you say? There was no little baby Hulk? Nope, Terry Gene Bollea was the Hogans' choice.
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    When Kid Rock was even less mature they called him Robert James Ritchie.
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    It's good to be King, Larry King that is. But is it not as good to be Lawrence Harvey Zeiger?
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    Demi just told Ashton her real full name was Demi Gene Guynes and there's no telling where 'Moore' came from.
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    She was born Norma Jeane Mortenson, baptized Norma Jean Baker, but Marilyn Monroe would have none of that!
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    Yeah my full name is Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon!
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    Yes, it says Sting on that CD there but everyone knows the real deal is Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner.
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    The tabloids would have had a lot less fun with Tiger had he stayed true to his roots: Eldrick Tont Woods
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    This singer gets two mics, two keyboards, and two first names: Tori and Myra Ellen Amos.
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    This country music great was born Christina Claire Ciminella, but rose to fame singing alongside her mother Naomi in the band The Judds. Why not call her Wynonna Judd.
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    'Hello, my name is Alicia Christian but you can call me 'Jodi.'