7 Things to Know about Simon Cowell ...


Love him or hate him, there’s something intriguing in the things to know about Simon Cowell. Cowell has become very rich and very powerful as a serious mogul in the entertainment industry, yet remains a figure of fun for his “bog brush” hair, super white teeth and style of dress which usually consists of a black or white t-shirt tucked into trousers pulled up high over his waist. Whatever ridicule his fashion sense generates however, has no impact on his success and practically everything he touches turns to gold. Let’s go through things to know about Simon Cowell – things more interesting than his acidic tongue!

1. Poor Student

Like many of the great entrepreneurs of recent times – e.g. Gates, Branson, Jobs, Zuckerberg … - Simon Cowell doesn’t boast of great education success. Born 7th October 1959, little Simon (what a scary thought!) would not grow up to be a model student. Various sources quote one of the facts about Simon Cowell as being that he went to as many as 16 schools because of his bad behavior, and he dropped out at age 16.

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