There are many famous twins in the world. Some of the identical twins were kept secret for many years that include famous people like Elvis Presley and Justin Timberlake. You’ll be surprised on how many there are in the world.
Elvis Presley had a twin brother. Unfortunately, Jesse Garon died at birth. There are conspiracy theories that Elvis is still alive and that’s why he tops our list of famous twins.
Justin Timberlake had a twin sister Laura Katherine who died shortly after birth. He sometimes mentions her in the liner notes of his CDs.
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen started their careers on the 1980’s sitcom “Full House” where they each played the same character. Because of laws limiting the hours that children their age could work, the producers hired twins and obeyed the laws by having them split the acting between them. As a result, in a move guaranteed to create an identity crisis and require years of therapy, both Olsen sisters played one half of the same character.
JarosÅ‚aw and Lech Kaczynski – the twins from their native Poland. They started as child actors and then became its Prime Minister and President (at the same time).
Tegan and Sara Quin are also twins as indie singer-songwriters. Although not superstars, their albums and songs have been praised in the music media and fellow musicians. Their CDs have been featured on several influential “best of” lists. In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine named their album So Jealous as one the best 50 albums of the year.
Chang and Eng Bunker were two conjoined brothers from Thailand (formerly known as Siam) that emigrated to the Southern United States. They became world-famous. Their condition and birthplace (Siam) gave rise to the term “Siamese Twins”.