When we think of celebrities, we think of the glitz and the glamour. We think of the perfect life, of the social nightlife, of everything that money can afford and the popularity that comes with it. But celebrities are people too, and some of them have always wanted to serve their country.
Check below to see 8 celebrities who have served their country by being in the military. So, they're not only good actors, they're courageous fighters.
Yes, he's the king of Playboy, but he also served in the US army.
Yes, one of the very best narrators there is, Mr. Freeman was a radio repairman and also a first class airman.
One of the greatest guitarists ever, Jimi Hendrix was also part of the United States Army. He even had his guitar.
The strongest man ever (I'm joking here), Chuck Norris was also part of the military.
This badass actor, director, and political figure also served the military. He may be 85 years old now, but back then he's definitely a great, strong man.
One of the most influential musicians ever was specifically put in Landsberg, Germany while he was part of the United States Army.
From Jimi Hendrix to Johnny Cash and now to Elvis Presley, the army really had music's finest. Mr. Presly, the king of rock'n'roll, joined the army in 1958.
Mr. Selleck was part of the California Army Coast Guard. Way to go, private investigator Thomas Magnum!