9 Celebs You Didn’t Know Were Vegan

1. Mike Tyson

A plant-based diet helped Mike Tyson lose 100 pounds over a 3 year period.

A plant-based diet helped Mike Tyson lose 100 pounds over a 3 year period.

2. Betty White

92-year-old Betty White has been vegan for years and vegetarian for decades.

92-year-old Betty White has been vegan for years and vegetarian for decades.

3. Bill Clinton

Former President Bill Clinton adopted a vegan diet in 2010 after undergoing quadruple bypass surgery several years earlier.

Former President Bill Clinton adopted a vegan diet in 2010 after undergoing quadruple bypass surgery several years earlier.

4. Al Gore

Former Vice President Al Gore is newly vegan, according to Forbes.

Former Vice President Al Gore is newly vegan, according to Forbes.

5. Joaquin Phoenix

Actor Joaquin Phoenix says he's been vegan since the age of 3 after watching a fish die on a family outing.

Actor Joaquin Phoenix says he’s been vegan since the age of 3 after watching a fish die on a family outing.

6. Alanis Morissette

Alanis Morissette says she eats vegan about 80% of the time.  She has done so since 2009.

Alanis Morissette says she eats vegan about 80% of the time. She has done so since 2009.

7. Usher

Usher turned to a vegan lifestyle in 2012 several years after his father died of a heart attack.

Usher turned to a vegan lifestyle in 2012 several years after his father died of a heart attack.

8. Russell Brand

Russell Brand has been a vegetarian for years, but switched to a strict vegan diet after watching the film "Forks Over Knives".

Russell Brand has been a vegetarian for years, but switched to a strict vegan diet after watching the film “Forks Over Knives”.

9. Woody Harrelson

Hunger Games star Woody Harrelson has been animal-free for over 25 years.

Hunger Games star Woody Harrelson has been animal-free for over 25 years.

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2 responses »

  1. Wow I knew a few of these, but many were quite surprising! No wonder Betty White is so old and still kicking it!!

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