Celebs Tweeting Their #FirstSevenJobs Prove That The Hustle Is Real

Last week, songwriter Marian Call put out a question on Twitter: What were your first seven jobs?

Pretty soon, her query was trending as #FirstSevenJobs, and tweeters from all walks of life joined in to share their first wage-earning gigs. Included in that group? Some celebs who paid bills plenty of different ways when they were just starting out.

Long before he was causing founding-father-related mania, Lin-Manuel Miranda was everything from a slushee-machine operator to a nude model (he added that it was "real tasteful like").
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Actress Constance Wu's early jobs included shirt-folding at The Gap.
Bandmates and sisters Tegan and Sara shared the jobs they've had together and alone.
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Mira Sorvino, Regina Spektor, and Stephen Colbert also weighed in.
Even astronaut and self-proclaimed "global space statesman" Buzz Aldrin couldn't help but share (we wish one of our first seven jobs involved walking on the moon).
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It's a fun way to learn trivia about some of our favorite celebs β€” but, as one tweet puts it, it's also a good way to remember that the path to success isn't exactly straightforward.
Or, as Buzz Aldrin pointed out, there's more than one way to become an astronaut.
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