Top Ten Celebrities with History Degrees
in association with the University of Kent
History is one of the most versatile degrees you can take. It demands painstaking research and eloquent arguments. It'll ask you to analyse and debate, consider and compose, and to tackle some of the broadest, most controversial topics humans have dealt with. it's good training, good enough for almost anything. And these ten celebrities with history degrees prove exactly that.
A behemoth of acting and a comedy icon, Steve Carell has won favour through an increasingly funny performance in 'The Office' and as the affable but incredibly dim witted 'Brick Tamland' in the Anchorman films. Eclipsing all of these achievements however is his History degree from Denison University in 1984. It just goes to show, one day you may be studying the domestic policy of the USA, the next you could be winning a Golden Globe.
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