18. Angelina Jolie – Piloting
Is there anything Angelina Jolie can’t do? She’s an actress, an activist, a mother of six – and a pilot. Jolie earned her license in 2004, and she did so for her kids by all accounts, especially her son Maddox. “When Maddox was one-and-a-half, we used to go to the airfield, have lunch and watch the planes,” she told Vanity Fair in 2010. “And it dawned on me: I could fly. So I promised him I would fly by his second birthday.” Now that’s dedication.
17. Matthew Perry – Tennis
Matthew Perry started playing tennis at the age of four and proved to be very good at it indeed. By the time he turned 13, in fact, he’d become the second-best junior player in Ottawa. But when he tried to go pro in the U.S., Perry decided he wasn’t good enough. “I realized I wouldn’t be playing tennis for a living, so I went for acting,” he told Men’s Health in 2012. “Are tennis and acting alike? I don’t know. They’re both very mental games.”
16. Justin Bieber – Rubik’s Cube Solving
You could be forgiven for thinking Justin Bieber is little more than a nice voice and a pretty face. But he has an impressive skill that not many people can master: Bieber can solve a Rubik’s Cube in under two minutes! He even does it for the cameras sometimes – on MTV in 2009, for instance, and again on The Late Late Show With James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke segment in 2015.