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50 Most Successful Marijuana Enthusiasts You Should Know

From Bob Dylan and Rihanna to Bill Gates and Cameron Diaz, here’s what a lot of famous people think about weed

Who says stoners never accomplish anything? From famous actors to writers, innovators and pop stars, this group of 50 has helped change the way society views pot and the people that enjoy it. 

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Jimi Hendrix

Ultimate shredder Hendrix had a penchant for many substances – one of which, heroin, ultimately claimed his life and ushered him into the 27 Club. However, in a way more gentle sense, the Woodstock legend also dug some doobage. Rolling Stone also considers his 1967 album Axis: Bold as Love the number one greatest stoner record.

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Jerry Garcia

Typically associated with LSD and other psychedelics, Dead leader Garcia and the rest of the band are sometimes credited with the advent of weed’s 420 numerical representation.

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Cheech & Chong

Name a more iconic duo. We’ll wait.

Any list like this would be null and void without the pioneers of stoner comedy. 

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Lil Wayne

We can credit the NOLA-raised rapper for the new holy trinity, “Pussy, Money, Weed.

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Kirsten Dunst

Carl Sagan said, “Our entire universe emerged from a point smaller than a single atom.” So that helps make it a little less random Dunst counts Sagan’s daughter, Sasha, among her best friends. As such, Dunst told MTV in 2007, “I do like weed. I have a different outlook on marijuana than America does.”

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Brad Pitt

Director Quentin Tarantino told Jimmy Kimmel a “smoking apparatus found its way” to a hang session between himself and Pitt, and you dn’t have to look far to find an extensive run-down of the golden boy’s weed legacy.