6. Liz Hurley

Liz is well known the world round for her fashion sense and stiff British upper lip, but did you know she was expelled from her illustrious boarding school for, quite simply, bad grades.

7. Albert Einstein

Often considered to be one of the most notable, modern day geniuses Einstein was actually expelled from school at 16 for a bad attitude. Apparently he would also have a negative effect on his peers too.

8. Salma Hayek

Ever the prankster, Salma was kicked out of her devout Catholic school in New Orleans for mercilessly tricking the nuns who ran the school.

9. Owen Wilson

Owen Wilson may be famous as a Hollywood actor nowadays, but he ended up finishing his High School career in a military academy after being expelled for cheating on a test.

10. Keanu Reeves

Eventually dropping out of school to pursue acting, Keanu was expelled from one school for, in his own words “shot my mouth off once too often”.