15 celebrities with fake names [SLIDESHOW]

Taylor Bigler Entertainment Editor
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Here at The Daily Caller, we ask each other probing questions on an hourly basis. Thursday’s topic of conversation was no different.

The news that talk show host “Geraldo Rivera” is considering entering the New Jersey Senate race got us thinking: Will he be able to run with the name everyone knows him by, or the one on his birth certificate?

This question incited another conversation about other celebrities with fake identities. You might be surprised by how many beloved/hated celebrities have aliases.

Here are 15 celebrities with the names you know them by — and their real names.

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