Celebrities often have historical doppelgangers, or people from the past who bear a striking resemblance to them. These similarities can be uncanny, with some celebrities even being compared to famous figures from centuries ago. No matter what time we live in, and as photography becomes better and better, we’ll always have famous people to compare each other to.
These comparisons can be fun and interesting, but it’s important to remember that celebrities are living, breathing individuals with their own unique experiences, while historical figures are figures from the past and often have a different cultural and social context. The following celebrity comparisons are some of the most striking resemblances ever pointed out. Which is your favorite?