They say popularity demands hard work and long-term effort. But stories of these famous people are totally different from what we have been hearing since ages. They have achieved widespread fame, not because of their talents or any particular quality. They are probably blessed with some good fortune which worked for them to be one among the well-known faces.
Let's check out the list.
Lena got huge popularity after appearing nude in the November 1972 issue of Playboy magazine. That photo is often used to test algorithms in digital image processing.
"Keeping Up with the Kardashians" is an American TV show that features personal and professional lives of Kardashian-Jenner family. The show revolves around the three sisters Kim, Kourtney, and Khloé Kardashian along with their mother Kris Jenner, stepfather Caitlyn Jenner, brother Rob, their half-sisters Kendell and Kylie Jenner and Kourtney's ex-boyfriend Scott. The show has been aired since 2007. It has very poor reviews from critics and people often comment them as 'famous for being famous.'
TV personality Teresa who is seen in "The Real Housewives of New Jersey" has been charged in several financial frauds. She is infamous for her personal life controversies.
Spencer is popular for two reasons i.e. his TV show "The Hills" and the relation with a famous multi-talented Heidi Montag. They were together in the show, fell in love and married. Besides this, he has not scored marks for his talent.
Michael Lohan is the father of actress/singers Lindsay Lohan and Ali Lohan. He has gained popularity by interviewing his daughters. He is also known for being arrested on a domestic violence case.
The video series "Overly Attached Girlfriend" gave Laina an internet stardom. Mostly known as OAG, it became a widely popular internet meme.
In 2011, when Courtney was only 16, she became infamous after marrying 50-year-old actor Doug Hutchison when she was a contestant in a reality show.
This is a homeless guy who became an internet sensation in China for being handsome.
This success kid became a huge internet sensation after his mother posted his beach image on social media. The photograph was taken when he was trying to put sand inside his mouth.
A man who stood in front of a column of tanks on 5th June 1989, the morning after the Chinese military had suppressed the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989 by force, became known as the Tank Man or Unknown Protester. As the lead tank manoeuvred to pass by the man, he repeatedly shifted his position in order to obstruct the tank's attempted path around him. The incident was filmed and seen worldwide. Currently, there is no reliable information about the identity or fate of the tank man.