B eing a teenager is not an easy task. On the top of it if you become a parent during your teenage days, life certainly becomes more difficult. These celebrities became mothers at a young age, but that didn' t stop them from what they ever wanted to be!
The Modern Family actress got married to her childhood sweetheart at the age of 18. She had her son Manolo at 19 and, unfortunately, got divorced a year later. In the above picture, young Sofia can be seen celebrating his son's first Halloween.
She is the younger sister of pop icon Britney Spears and came to limelight after she played the title character of Zoey Brooks in Zoey 101. She got pregnant at the age of sixteen with her daughter Maddie.
Known for her iconic voice, Aretha Franklin has won several Grammys and was the only person to get selected to perform at the inauguration ceremony of President Obama in 2009. Aretha was pregnant with her first son at the age of 13 and had her second son with a different man at the age of 15.
Maya Angelou was a famous literary icon and is well known for her collection of autobiographies that she wrote concentrating on her childhood as well as early adulthood days. In 1941, she dropped out of high school to become San Francisco's first African-American female streetcar conductor. After returning back to the high school, Angelou became pregnant and gave birth to her son three weeks after graduating at the age of 17.
This rockstar from American Idol got pregnant at the age of 16 and gave birth to her first child at the age of 17.
This TV star from the reality show Basketball Wives became a teen mom at the age of 17 and gave birth to her beautiful daughter Shaniece.
This NBA superstar wife was pregnant during her senior year at high school. She has been dating LeBron James since high school days and got finally married in September 2013.
In 2004, this little sister of Beyonce got married to Daniel Smith at the age of 17. In October 2004, she gave birth to Daniel Smith Jr and later got divorced in 2007.
This supermodel gave birth to twin boys at the age of 19 after getting married to her boyfriend Matt Martinez. Later, she got divorced at 21 and in 2006 married car racing driver Burney Lamar. She has two more children; daughter Ciel and son Rex from her current husband Lamar.
Before becoming a stand-up comedian, Barr became a teen mom and gave birth to a daughter at the age of just 17. She had to give her up for adoption but, fortunately, reunited with her years later.