Driver’s licenses are a necessary part of life for most people. They provide identification and, in some cases, proof of age. For celebrities, driver’s licenses can also be a snapshot into their past. Check out these vintage celebrity driver’s licenses. They’re sure to make you laugh!
1. Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock’s driver’s license sold for $8,000 at an auction in 2008.
2. James Brown
James Brown’s driver’s license from 1983. Look at how happy he looks!
3. Steven Tyler
Not a driver’s license, but pretty cool nonetheless. This is Steven Tyler’s diving license from Hawaii.
4. Eddi Rue McClanahan
You probably recognize Eddi-Rue McClanahan as Blanche from Devereaux. Here’s her California driver’s license from the 1970s.
5. Marilyn Monroe
Norma Jeane Dimaggio’s (Marilyn Monroe) ID from the 1950s. Not a driver’s license, but pretty cool!
6. Charles Manson
Charles Manson got his driver’s license shortly after getting out of prison. Just to think he would be responsible for the Manson murders only a few years later!
7. John Wayne
This is John Wayne’s last license before he passed away.
8. Johnny Cash
10. John Lennon
John Lennon’s green card from July 27th, 1976, granting him residency in the United States.
11. Jim Morrison
12. Janis Joplin
13. Dean Martin
14. Farah Fawcett
15. Frank Sinatra
Back in the 1930s, maybe a driver’s license didn’t require a picture ID.
16. Jackie Kennedy
17. Robert De Niro
While filming Taxi Driver, Robert De Niro actually got a Taxi License and drove for 2 months in New York before filming.
18. Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson’s license to drive at the Malibu Grand Prix.