10 Famous Celebrities Who Also Invented Things

Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg is quite an extra-ordinary man with a penchant for amazing ideas. He has several inventions credited to his name, including a dolly track switch and a new system that allowed multiple users to edit and add verbal annotations to digital documents.

Julie Newmar

Everyone knows that Julie Newmar played Cat Woman in the 60’s Batman television series, but not many people know her as an inventor. She had an idea for improving a skin-tight pantyhose after wearing the Cat Woman costume for many years. Her version of the pantyhose was supposed to flatten the abdomen without flattening the derriere. She received a patent for this in 1975.