Today it is so easy to become famous — all thanks to the internet and social networks. Some won fame due to their unique talents, others thanks to their unique appearance.
Bixize put together the stories of 8 people who personally experienced the power of unexpected fame.
8. Nicky Libert
A London student posted a photo of a young construction worker on her social network account. She’d met the young man on a walk around Amsterdam. Nicky’s beauty was widely praised by Twitter users, and this eventually brought him a contract with Elite modeling agency.
7. Baddie Winkle
This grandma conquered the hearts of bloggers when her great-granddaughter posted her photoon Instagram. She now has more than 3 million followers, and she leads an active lifestyle: she dances and twerks, continually changes her image, and participates in talk shows.