7 Celebrities Who Overcame Heartbreaking Childhoods

Terrence Howard watched his father kill someone. 

By Sharon Lynn Pruitt

Just because they're famous doesn't mean their lives were always easy. Some of the most successful people had to contend with childhoods that were filled with domestic violence, poverty, even murder. Here are 7 celebrities whose childhoods were far from puppies and rainbows.

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