The music executive and TV personality left school at age 16 but rose to fame as a judge on talent shows like American Idol and The X Factor.
The popular talk show host and comedian left high school early and later earned her GED (General Educational Development) certificate.
The renowned filmmaker and screenwriter dropped out of high school at age 15 but went on to achieve critical acclaim for his movies.
The rapper and music mogul dropped out of high school but later achieved massive success in the music industry and various business ventures.
The British business magnate and founder of the Virgin Group left school at age 16 to start his entrepreneurial ventures.
The co-founder of Microsoft dropped out of Harvard University before completing his degree to pursue his entrepreneurial ambitions.
The co-founder and CEO of Facebook also dropped out of Harvard University to focus on developing the social media platform.
The Hollywood actor left high school during his senior year to pursue his acting career and went on to become one of the most successful actors in the industry.