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Before arriving, believe it or not, celebs actually lived pretty regular lives.

They were birthed, they had families, they mosted likely to school and made buddies with the youngsters in their neighbourhoods.

Then, popularity happened. And also with that said of program came endless prestige.

Yet let’s not fail to remember that these celebs were once simply like us.

And for those that matured in Kent, in some instances they also walked the same streets as we do currently, before trading them in for Hollywood or the O2 Sector.

When these Kent celebrities had only simply started on their individual roads to stardom, no one might have presumed what would come to be of them.

We’re going to draw you out of this star-studded fact as well as send you to a time when your preferred Hollywood names in Kent were– obtain this– just like us.

Kelly Creek – Rochester

Kent’s Kelly Brook is most likely one of the county’s ideal

recognized stars. She has actually made a name for herself modeling, acting and also emerging on ITV’s Star Juice, just among others.

The Heart Radio DJ is also a happy Rochester woman as well as likes making the effort to big up our county to her masses of social media sites fans.

She attended Thomas Aveling College and also now lives not too far away in a village on the outskirts of Maidstone.

Sid Vicious – Tunbridge Wells

Sid Vicious was an English bassist and vocalist. He attained fame as a member of the punk rock band the Sex Pistols, changing Glen Matlock, who had fallen out of favour with the remainder of the team.

Several don’t know that Sid in fact grew up in Tunbridge Wells.

The bass player lived in the town from 1965 to 1971 and went to Sandown Court School– now The ‘ Kent Academy– between 1968 and also 1971.

Kate Shrub – Bexleyheath

Wuthering Levels as well as Babooshka vocalist Kate Shrub was birthed in Bexleyheath in 1958.

She is just one of one of the most successful British artists of perpetuity.

In 1978, aged 19, she covered the UK Songs Graph for four weeks with her launching solitary Wuthering Levels, ending up being the initial women musician to achieve a UK leading with a self-written track.

Sir Mick Jagger – Dartford

Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger was birthed in Dartford in

1943. The dad-of-eight was a student at Wentworth Main School in Dartford, where he met Keith Richards, before obtaining a location at Dartford Grade school.

The duo expanded apart as they grew older however a possibility encounter at Dartford Station in their teens brought them back together.

They then created the band that would certainly take place to control the charts – as well as alter pop music for life.

Keith Richards – Dartford

The set had their very first correct conference at Dartford train terminal greater than half a century back.

On the early morning of October 17, 1961, Mick Jagger, then 18, shown up on platform two to travel to the London Institution of Business Economics where he was examining.

Quickly after that, 17-year-old Keith Richards showed up on the very same platform, on his method to Sidcup Art College.

The rest, as they claim, is history.

Orlando Flower – Canterbury

Canterbury heart-throb Orlando Blossom attended St Peter’s Methodist Main School, King’s Institution as well as St Edmund’s College.

He is best understood for his role as Legolas in The Lord of the Rings and as Will Turner in Pirates of the Caribbean.

David Bowie – Maidstone and also Bromley

The late, excellent David Bowie lived in Maidstone during the very early 1960s when he became part of rhythm and blues band The Manish Boys.

He stayed in a flat in the community with six various other band participants, that were likewise from the area.

His mother also had links to the area. The rock superstar was born Robert David Jones on January 8, 1947, in Brixton, to Margaret Mary “Peggy”, originally from Folkestone, and Haywood Stenton “John” Jones, from Yorkshire.

The family members relocated to Bromley in 1953 and Bowie participated in Bromley Technical High Institution in his youth.

Pixie Lott – Bromley

One more singer-songwriter, pop musician Pixie Lott was born in Bromley in 1991.

She shared this institution picture of her and her brother or sisters with her followers on Facebook some years back.

Her name is really Victoria, however her mom gave her the label Pixie due to the fact that she was “such a tiny, charming child that looked like a fairy”.

She has had six top 10 songs and also three number one tunes, consisting of Mama Do, Boys and also Girls and All Concerning Tonight.

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