10+ Celebrities Who Became Moms Being Very Young
Being a mother at a young age is a difficult task. In many cases, the girl is still too young when she has to adopt the role of a mother. There are many examples of women who have been mothers (and very good ones) while they are still young girls, but when it comes to famous young mothers, it's even more impressive.
The popular singer Brandy shocked her fans when she got pregnant at 18 years old. She wasn’t exactly a little girl, but everyone saw her so young anyway. After 9 months, she gave birth to a beautiful baby girl called Sy’rai Iman Smith.
She took advantage of her situation and decided to share her experience with the world, so she and her couple at that moment, Robert Smith, allowed MTV to make a reality show about her pregnancy called Brandy: Special Delivery.
2. Victoria Beckham
In 1999, the famous Posh Spice was only 24 years old when she gave birth to her firstborn Brooklyn Beckham. Now, Brooklyn is a full-grown man very popular among the girls of his age.
He definitely has the same enchant as his father, the former football player David Beckham. Victoria and David had 3 more kids, Romeo, Cruz and their only baby girl, Harper.
3. Reese Witherspoon
This actress recognized by her roles in movies like Legally Blonde, had her first baby in 1999 when she was only 23 years old. She was married to Ryan Phillippe at that time and, they called their daughter Ava.
Media always remark how look-a-like are Reese and her daughter Ava. It is incredible, but her daughter looks like a mini-her. Reese is currently married to Jim Toth, and they had a son in 2012 and named him Tennessee.
4. Candace Cameron Bure
You probably will remember her for the very famous show from the 90’s, Fuller House. She had the role of DJ Tanner but what surely you didn’t know, is that in 1998 at the age of 22, Candace gave birth to her daughter, Natasha.
She later had two more children with her husband Valeri Bure: Maksim and Lev Valerievich. She currently writes a monthly column for the magazine "Christian Women Online" and speaks in churches across the country. Also, is a spokesperson for the National House of Hope, a Christian organization for teenagers based in Orlando.
5. Sofia Vergara
The popular Colombian actress had her firstborn Manolo when she was only 19 years old. Although she was married at that time, that brought some difficulties to her life. She recently spoke about the strong impact of having a child at such a young age and also admitted that no woman, no matter how old she is, can imagine how complicated is the role of a mother.
Vergara said that although his son was the best of her life, nobody is prepared to love someone so much and to sacrifice so many things. The actress doesn’t forget the time when she had to separate from her son when she started her career in Miami.
6. Britney Spears
The princess of pop had her first son Sean when she was 23 years old. Kevin Federline was her couple at that time and also the father of the baby. Then, just one year later, the couple were expecting another son.
Their second son was named Jayden. The next year after this she suffered her famous breakdown, and many questioned her ability to be a mother. About that incident, she recently said: "Now I’m phenomenal. My children complete me and have kept me from worrying about what happened to me."
7. Kate Hudson
This famous actress gave birth to her first son Ryden when she was only 24 years old. Of course, this implied a challenge for her at her young age, but she wasn’t alone. Chris Robinson was her couple at that moment and did an excellent job as a father.
Later in 2011, she had a son with her ex-couple, the musician, Matt Bellamy. Now she is expecting another child, she announced it in April of this same year and she is happy of becoming a mother again.
8. Keisha Castle-Hughes
The New Zealand actress Keisha Castle-Hughes shocked everyone when she got pregnant with just 16 years old. She gave birth to Felicity-Amore when she was 17 years old, and his boyfriend was 19 years old.
The news provoked the reaction of the Government of New Zealand, who decided to start a campaign to prevent teenage pregnancies. Jackie Edmond, director of Family Planning, said the actress could become a good role model for other young mothers.
9. Ashlee Simpson
She got pregnant with Pete Wentz when she was 23 years old. They called their son Bronx, and they looked like the happiest family of all. Time later, Ashlee and the famous rockstar ended their relationship.
Ashlee later got married to Evan Ross in 2014 and they had a daughter called Jagger. Now, the singer lives a comfortable life surrounded by her family and still has contact with her ex-couple Pete Wentz.
10. Kylie Jenner
One of the most impressive cases from this list is the Kylie Jenner’s one. With only 20 years old, she gave birth to Stormy. Many tried to criticize her until they realized that she was a totally independent woman, capable of sustaining her baby girl.
She kept her pregnancy very private because she didn’t want the media to botter her while she prepared to be a mom. She even stopped using her social networks and when she gave birth, it made it public through an Instagram post.
The talented singer Adele welcomed her firstborn when she was 24 years old. She and her husband Simon Konecki were so happy for their baby's arrival. One interesting about Adele’s pregnancy is that she affirms that it changed her voice.
The scientific basis for Adele's voice change is called vocal masculinization, and the researches show that pregnancy has a transient masculinizing effect on women's voices.
Being a mom before being 30 is not very common today. However, the celebrities on this list showed us that being a mother is always a gorgeous experience. Of course, is way better to wait for the right time to have kids, so you can be a mature and prepared mom.