9 Celebs Who Are Famous Because of Their Parents


9. Paris Hilton

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Although Paris Hilton is well-known for her modeling career as a teenager, she is actually famous because of her dad. For her extreme partying in 2001, Paris Hilton was hailed by the media as “New York’s Leading It Girl.” If you are a huge fan of Paris Hilton, it’s absolutely okay, but don’t forget that she has a Hilton in her last name and she is an heiress to the Hilton hotel fortune, perhaps it’s the only reason why you’ve ever heard of her.

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It’s so annoying to see celebrities who succeed without merit. And how do you feel about celebrity offspring? Does anyone of them deserve to be famous in their own right? Share your thoughts, please!