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    Hello Kitty Isn't Really a Cat: Here Are 13 Celebs Whose Names Are Also Very Misleading

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    Cat Deeley, Hello Kitty, Seal
    Cat Deeley, Hello Kitty, Seal Frazer Harrison/Getty Images, Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images for Hilton

    We are still trying to accept the fact that Hello Kitty is not a cat, because what the heck?

    In case you missed it, University of Hawaii anthropologist Christine R. Yano, who has been studying the iconic character that made its debut in 1974, told the L.A. Times, "That's one correction Sanrio made for my script for the show. Hello Kitty is not a cat. She's a cartoon character. She is a little girl. She is a friend. But she is not a cat."

    Sanrio confirmed the bombshell by simply stating, "Hello Kitty is not a cat, she's a girl."

    That clearly gave us trust issues, and we began to think about celebs whose names are very misleading, like Seal or Cat Deeley, for example. He's not actually a Seal. She's not actually a Cat. Who else is lying to the world?!

    Let's take a look...

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    Seal Don Arnold/WireImage

    Cat Deeley

    Emmy Twit Pics, Cat Deeley Twitter

    Snoop Dogg

    Snoop Dogg, SXSW MANUEL NAUTA/Landov

    Bear Grylls

    Bear Grylls, Screengrab E!

    Blue Ivy

    Beyonce, Jay Z, Blue Ivy, MTV VMA's 2014 MTV

    Apple Martin

    Kat Graham

    Kat Graham Vimeo

    Sparrow Madden

    Tiger Woods

    Tiger Woods Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/MCT/Sipa USA


    Grammy, 20 Videos, Deadmau5 Jason Merritt/Getty Images

    Birdie and Cricket Silverstein

    Rainbow Aurora

    Rainbow Aurora, Holly Madison, Instagram Instagram

    Raven Symone

    Raven-Symone Rochelle Brodin/Getty Images for NYLON
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