20 Celebrities And Their Historical Doppelgängers
Actor Charlie Sheen’s reputation is anything but honorable. He has had a series of marriages and legal troubles that often land him on magazine covers. His doppelgänger, however, was abolitionist John Brown who was hanged in 1859 for trying to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States.
The incredibly controversial Russian President, Vladimir Putin (62), probably would’t find the humor in his resemblance to the man in this old painting.
Rose Wilder Lane, left, was a women’s rights activist and journalist. Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal (Dark Knight) must be proud to resemble such an important historical figure!
British actor Hugh Grant (Notting Hill), has the same floppy hair and puppy-dog eyes as famed Irish poet and playwright, Oscar Wilde (The Picture of Dorian Gray).