Hollywood actress star Alicia Silverstone may have been born in California, but she is the daughter of Monty Silverstone, an English estate agent, and Deirdre Silvestone (née Radford), a Scottish former Pan Am flight attendant. We were totally Clueless about this (sorry).

15 Celebrities you never knew were Scottish, famous faces with Scottish heritage

With so many Scots having emigrated down the centuries, it’s little surprise to find that so many famous faces have Caledonian roots.

From Mark Knopfler’s Bearsden upbringing, to Kim Kardashian’s unlikely link to an ancient Pictish king, we take a look at 15 famous faces who have a Saltire flag in their heritage.

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