Fame is a funny thing. People everywhere seek it — and once they find it, they realize it can be a burden as well as a gift. Imagine not being able to leave your house without someone (or everyone) recognizing you, asking for an autograph, a selfie, or "just a few minutes of your time." Now imagine being so famous that people recognize you even if they catch just the merest glimpse — say, the back of your head. That would be ... weird. How many of these contemporary celebrities and old-school icons can you recognize?Douglas Kirkland/Corbis via Getty Images Douglas Kirkland/Corbis via Getty Images Marilyn Monroe Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NARAS Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NARAS Kendrick Lamar Peter Stackpole/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Peter Dunne/Getty Images Alfred Hitchcock Theo Wargo The Washington Post/The Washington Post/Getty Images Ed Sheeran Tim Clayton - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images Tim Clayton - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images Chloe Kim
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