Pop queen Madonna and TV personality Ellen DeGeneres are cousins. Fame and fortune must run in the family. The two are related through a common 10th great grandfather.

“It’s not every day you discover two celebrity icons are related, but it’s their similarities that make the connection so extraordinary,” says a genealogist for the site. “Madonna and Ellen were born the same year, have both written books and been on tour, and are known for their impressive dance moves.”


We guess these two might have more in common than their blond hair and green eyes!

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