These stunning photographs offer a glimpse into the lives of some of the most recognizable people and moments throughout history. Few people have seen these rare photographs that offer more than just publicity shots of famous figures but rather give an in-depth look into the way they lived and the things that mattered to them.
Grace Kelly was one of the most beautiful women who ever lived and when she was first photographed by Howard Conant it was clear that she would be a star. The photographer followed her while on vacation in Jamaica and many of his photos have been featured in magazines. But this rare image gives the stunning Grace Kelly a peaceful look in a beautiful backdrop.
Stardom and fame can be overwhelming, especially when you have already racked up millions of dollars and endless glory. Therefore, it is not surprising that some celebrities decide to walk away from the fortune game. They choose to retire early and take a step back from their high profile lives and current profession, in order to spend a low profile lifestyle, try some other vocation, or pursue their hobbies.
No matter what their reasons are for early retirement, these celebrities also quickly come back into the limelight. There are a few stars who just cannot give up the fame, even after claiming that their career is over. They make plans to retire and then shortly return to where they were before. These stars return in the game as fast as they leave. Have a look at 15 such celebrities who ‘un’ retired and then came back in the game.
Everyone wants to be famous and desires to lead a lavish lifestyle. Whether it’s about acting in Hollywood, appearing on the small screen, or just becoming famous by television advertisements, anything that brings fame is quite in demand. However, not everybody likes to be famous throughout their life. They may get bored of their acting career, want some privacy, or choose to lead normal lives like common people; some celebrities prefer to become businessmen, take a regular job, or become a stay-at-home mother rather than being in the limelight.
This article brings forth the 15 child stars who quit their acting career, in order to lead a normal lifestyle. They became famous with their acting stints, but chose to further continue their studies or pursue their hobby. Meet the former child celebrities who left the spotlight to choose a common career.
Celebrities remain young, no matter what their age is. They do not fade away even during their retirement life. Most of them stay in lavish homes and famous cities. For instance, Rod Stewart is almost 68 and stays in London. Elton John is around 65 and has ostentatious properties in various places, including Atlanta, the Cote d’Azur, and Windsor. Mick Jagger is pushing 70 and has stylish homes across Europe and in the Caribbean. Like these celebrities, there are other stars too who live in one of the most fascinating destinations of the world.
Let us look at where all these places are. In this article, you will read about the 15 top retirement hot spots, where retired celebrities live. Whether you are the type of retiree who does not want to peter out or if you are a quiet octogenarian who likes to stay at home, you are spoilt for choice to grow old in these fun places.
There are rich people in every field. Similarly, athletes also earn huge bucks. But, how much do they earn after their retirement. Do famous personalities keep up with their income even after retirement or do they earn much less and fell broke? We have compiled a list of 15 athletes who have the highest-paid income, even after their retirement. The term ‘retired’ should not be taken too seriously with these sportspersons, since they all are engrossed in their post-playing careers.
No matter, what they are doing, these former athletes certainly know how to market themselves and use their hard-earned dollars well in their winter of life. These athletes include basketball legends, former football players, American footballers, tennis players, and golfers, who fall between the age brackets of 33 and 85 years. Their income estimate include their salaries, licensing, endorsements, speaking, appearances, book deals, golf design, as well as production contracts till now. It does not include their investment income.
Unlike other professional sports, basketball is a short-lived career. It ends very quickly; as with small roster sizes, there are limited number of opportunities. This makes it difficult for sideline players to continue playing after they have left their heyday. Most of the players cannot accept the reality that they no longer earn multi-million dollar salaries. They are forced to adjust with the reality that now they have to rejoin the conventional workforce like the common man. And, some of them bet their on-court earnings into thriving business investments, apart from the sport.
The current careers of ex-NBA superstars vary from the ordinary, such as truck driving, to the extraordinary, like serving as a mayor of the chief American cities and leading international charities. Some players have accomplished continual basketball success by expanding their overseas career for more paychecks and championships. Most of the former NBA players struggled with their finances, but few others took advantage of the financial security that the NBA profession gave them.Various athletes struggle to switch from the life that a superstar enjoys to the average Joe lifestyle, once their professional sports career ends. However, there are also cases of players who have adapted well to their new lifestyle, away from the regular scrutiny of media. Now that these stars have retired from their professional sports career, let us see what these 15 ex-NBA players are doing at present.
Everyone thinks about their retirement at some time or the other. People plan their retirement and figure out when they will retire. Celebrities are also like us and they too think about their retirement. However, it seems that some stars take their retirement lightly and after announcing their retirement they come back. Whether they don’t know the real meaning of retirement or their luck didn’t work out in other professions that they took in the meanwhile, no matter what were the reasons for their comeback; some of them made an incredible comeback and some of them failed miserably.
From Robert Downey Jr. to Drew Barrymore, there is a long list of famous people who announced their retirement and then returned to the limelight. Take a look at these 15 celebrities who ‘unretired.’
Many people dream of retiring early. Like us, celebrities also dream of retiring early and leaving all the fame behind. While we only think about it, there are a few famous personalities who have actually done it. Although, the limelight offers huge benefits, these benefits come at a price, and they can be too big for some celebrities. It can be due to this reason or for various other reasons that few stars choose to retire early from their famous life. They opt to live quietly and do nothing or pursue a different profession.
The following 15 celebrities retired early from their lucrative career path, walked away from the spotlight, and went ahead with their retiring dreams.
When we think of the world of celebrities, we think of beautiful people who make millions of dollars every year, live in mansions with maids and staff, fly in private jets, and, in general, live happier lives than the rest of us. And while there’s no denying that Hollywood offers big perks, those perks come at a price, one that is too high for some celebrities.
For this reason, or simply because they no longer enjoy being famous and want to pursue a different line of work, some celebrities choose to retire and completely walk away from it all.
Jack Gleeson is best known for his portrayal of Joffrey Baratheon in the hit HBO series Game of Thrones. But despite the show’s success and his new, budding career, Gleeson has chosen to retire from the spotlight for good because, as he says, “it’s just not fun anymore.” Gleeson is now focusing on his studies and getting his graduate degree.
You hear it all the time, “All you have to do is save $1 million dollars by the time you retire and you will be able to live quite comfortably for many, many years.” Sure, but in reality, how many people are actually able to save an entire $1 million? Not many. Which is too bad because as people are living longer, their meek savings and social security benefits are not allowing them to live their retirement years the way they had imagined. If you want to maintain your standard of living and be able to pay for unexpected health care costs, aiming to save $1 million is your best bet.
Here are five tips to help you save $1 million by the time you retire.