13 Amazing Celebs Whose "Flaws" Didn't Prevent Them from Becoming Super Successful and Famous
Posted on Jan 03, 2017
5. Stephen Hawking
Even though he suffers from Lou Gehrig's disease, he is one of the most significant scientists of our age, especially when it comes to cosmology and exploring black holes. He is also quite funny. Like when he says: "Life would be tragic if it weren't funny."
6. Nick Vujicic
Nick suffers from phocomelia. People with this rare disease have limbs that are not properly developed, or are completely absent. Nick is a brave man who successfully runs Life Without Limbs since 2005 and he and his wife Kanae Miyahara are parents of two boys.
7. Winnie Harlow
She is a 22-year-old model from Canada who has vitiligo, a disorder that leaves parts of her skin depigmented. She spoke about bein bullied because of her condition her whole life. She was one of the finalists in America's Next Top Model in 2014, and you can also see her in music videos for Beyoncé's "Lemonade album."
8. Viktoria Modesta
She's a singer and a model from Latvia, who lived in London since she was 12. Viktoria always had problems with her left leg because doctors made a mistake during her birth. In 2007 she decided she will have her leg amputated to save her health. It didn't stop her from making all her dreams come true.