Because David Letterman was a C student at Ball State, he now funds a creative telecommunications scholarship that does not take grades into account.
Apple and Facebook have said they will cover the cost of freezing the eggs of female employees who want to delay having a baby while they pursue their careers.
Pablo Picasso had to burn his own paintings to keep his room warm.
Harrison Ford had given up on acting to become a carpenter. George Lucas discovered him for the role of Han Solo while Ford was installing his cabinets.