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26th Aug '16 7:11:53 AM Morgenthaler
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* List dump of famous people raised by Grandpa, Grandma, or both: Oksan Baiul, Creator/LucilleBall, Tallulah Bankhead, Creator/PierceBrosnan, Cherie Booth, Carol Burnett, Naomi Campbell, Music/EricClapton, Frederick Douglass, Jamie Foxx, Creator/MorganFreeman, Anna Harrison, Music/50Cent, Creator/SamuelLJackson, Sheila Jordan, Bai Ling, GabrielGarciaMarquez, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Davina [=McCall=], Willie Nelson, Isaac Newton, UsefulNotes/BarackObama, Edward James Olmos, Creator/AlPacino, Creator/GregoryPeck, Lou Rawls, [[Music/NineInchNails Trent Reznor]], Victoria Rowell, Creator/BertrandRussell,[[note]]Interestingly, the grandparents in question were the UsefulNotes/EarlRussell--whom Bertrand remembered as "a kindly old man in a wheelchair"--and [[GrandeDame the Countess Russell]] (later Countess Dowager).[[/note]]Sir Walter Scott, Leo Tolstoy, Ellen Wood, Tammy Wynette.

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* List dump of famous people raised by Grandpa, Grandma, or both: Oksan Baiul, Creator/LucilleBall, Tallulah Bankhead, Creator/PierceBrosnan, Cherie Booth, Carol Burnett, Naomi Campbell, Music/EricClapton, Frederick Douglass, Jamie Foxx, Creator/MorganFreeman, Anna Harrison, Music/50Cent, Creator/SamuelLJackson, Sheila Jordan, Bai Ling, GabrielGarciaMarquez, Creator/GabrielGarciaMarquez, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Davina [=McCall=], Willie Nelson, Isaac Newton, UsefulNotes/BarackObama, Edward James Olmos, Creator/AlPacino, Creator/GregoryPeck, Lou Rawls, [[Music/NineInchNails Trent Reznor]], Victoria Rowell, Creator/BertrandRussell,[[note]]Interestingly, the grandparents in question were the UsefulNotes/EarlRussell--whom Bertrand remembered as "a kindly old man in a wheelchair"--and [[GrandeDame the Countess Russell]] (later Countess Dowager).[[/note]]Sir Walter Scott, Leo Tolstoy, Ellen Wood, Tammy Wynette.
2nd Aug '16 9:34:35 AM JamesAustin
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* List dump of famous people raised by Grandpa, Grandma, or both: Oksan Baiul, Creator/LucilleBall, Tallulah Bankhead, Creator/PierceBrosnan, Cherie Booth, Carol Burnett, Naomi Campbell, Music/EricClapton, Frederick Douglass, Jamie Foxx, Creator/MorganFreeman, Anna Harrison, Music/50Cent, Creator/SamuelLJackson, Sheila Jordan, Bai Ling, GabrielGarciaMarquez, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Davina [=McCall=], Willie Nelson, Isaac Newton, UsefulNotes/BarackObama, Edward James Olmos, Creator/AlPacino, Creator/GregoryPeck, Lou Rawls, [[Music/NineInchNails Trent Reznor]], Victoria Rowell, Creator/BertrandRussell,[[note]]Interestingly, the grandparents in question were the Creator/EarlRussell--whom Bertrand remembered as "a kindly old man in a wheelchair"--and [[GrandeDame the Countess Russell]] (later Countess Dowager).[[/note]]Sir Walter Scott, Leo Tolstoy, Ellen Wood, Tammy Wynette.

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* List dump of famous people raised by Grandpa, Grandma, or both: Oksan Baiul, Creator/LucilleBall, Tallulah Bankhead, Creator/PierceBrosnan, Cherie Booth, Carol Burnett, Naomi Campbell, Music/EricClapton, Frederick Douglass, Jamie Foxx, Creator/MorganFreeman, Anna Harrison, Music/50Cent, Creator/SamuelLJackson, Sheila Jordan, Bai Ling, GabrielGarciaMarquez, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Davina [=McCall=], Willie Nelson, Isaac Newton, UsefulNotes/BarackObama, Edward James Olmos, Creator/AlPacino, Creator/GregoryPeck, Lou Rawls, [[Music/NineInchNails Trent Reznor]], Victoria Rowell, Creator/BertrandRussell,[[note]]Interestingly, the grandparents in question were the Creator/EarlRussell--whom UsefulNotes/EarlRussell--whom Bertrand remembered as "a kindly old man in a wheelchair"--and [[GrandeDame the Countess Russell]] (later Countess Dowager).[[/note]]Sir Walter Scott, Leo Tolstoy, Ellen Wood, Tammy Wynette.
25th Jul '16 7:40:58 PM Willbyr
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* Ryou of ''Manga/KoufukuGraffiti'' have been living with her grandmother since her parents started working overseas six years ago.

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* Ryou of ''Manga/KoufukuGraffiti'' ''Manga/GourmetGirlGraffiti'' have been living with her grandmother since her parents started working overseas six years ago.
7th Jul '16 10:40:21 AM Willbyr
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* Yoh's grandparents, Kinu and Yohmei, in ''ShamanKing''

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* Yoh's grandparents, Kinu and Yohmei, in ''ShamanKing''''Manga/ShamanKing''



* Takeshi Sendoh from ''HajimeNoIppo''. His mother died few after he was born (''maybe'' [[DeathByChildbirth because of childbirth]], but it's not specified), his father was a firefighter who died in the line of duty when Sendoh was around five years old. Hence why he was raised by his widowed grandmother, the owner of a small shop in Osaka's ward of Naniwa.

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* Takeshi Sendoh from ''HajimeNoIppo''.''Manga/HajimeNoIppo''. His mother died few after he was born (''maybe'' [[DeathByChildbirth because of childbirth]], but it's not specified), his father was a firefighter who died in the line of duty when Sendoh was around five years old. Hence why he was raised by his widowed grandmother, the owner of a small shop in Osaka's ward of Naniwa.
22nd Jun '16 7:23:11 PM nombretomado
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* Since Kotetsu Kaburagi from ''TigerAndBunny'' can't properly raise his daughter Kaede due to his superhero role and Kaede's mother Tomoe died of illness years ago, Kaede lives with her paternal grandmother (and her uncle Muramasa aka Kotetsu's older brother) instead and has no idea about his SecretIdentity [[spoiler: until the second half of the series.]]

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* Since Kotetsu Kaburagi from ''TigerAndBunny'' ''Anime/TigerAndBunny'' can't properly raise his daughter Kaede due to his superhero role and Kaede's mother Tomoe died of illness years ago, Kaede lives with her paternal grandmother (and her uncle Muramasa aka Kotetsu's older brother) instead and has no idea about his SecretIdentity [[spoiler: until the second half of the series.]]
6th Jun '16 10:42:56 AM ImperialMajestyXO
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* ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10724053/1/Code-Geass-The-Prepared-Rebellion-V2 Code Geass: The Prepared Rebellion]]'' has Milly Ashford, who was raised by a combination of her grandfather and an old nursemaid. She didn't meet her parents until she was five, and disliked them both almost immediately.
25th May '16 7:28:26 PM HypnoticMeerkat
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* List dump of famous people raised by Grandpa, Grandma, or both: Oksan Baiul, Creator/LucilleBall, Tallulah Bankhead, PierceBrosnan, Cherie Booth, Carol Burnett, Naomi Campbell, EricClapton, Frederick Douglass, Jamie Foxx, MorganFreeman, Anna Harrison, 50Cent, Creator/SamuelLJackson, Sheila Jordan, Bai Ling, GabrielGarciaMarquez, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Davina [=McCall=], Willie Nelson, Isaac Newton, UsefulNotes/BarackObama, Edward James Olmos, AlPacino, GregoryPeck, Lou Rawls, [[NineInchNails Trent Reznor]], Victoria Rowell, Creator/BertrandRussell,[[note]]Interestingly, the grandparents in question were the Creator/EarlRussell--whom Bertrand remembered as "a kindly old man in a wheelchair"--and [[GrandeDame the Countess Russell]] (later Countess Dowager).[[/note]]Sir Walter Scott, Leo Tolstoy, Ellen Wood, Tammy Wynette.

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* List dump of famous people raised by Grandpa, Grandma, or both: Oksan Baiul, Creator/LucilleBall, Tallulah Bankhead, PierceBrosnan, Creator/PierceBrosnan, Cherie Booth, Carol Burnett, Naomi Campbell, EricClapton, Music/EricClapton, Frederick Douglass, Jamie Foxx, MorganFreeman, Creator/MorganFreeman, Anna Harrison, 50Cent, Music/50Cent, Creator/SamuelLJackson, Sheila Jordan, Bai Ling, GabrielGarciaMarquez, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Davina [=McCall=], Willie Nelson, Isaac Newton, UsefulNotes/BarackObama, Edward James Olmos, AlPacino, GregoryPeck, Creator/AlPacino, Creator/GregoryPeck, Lou Rawls, [[NineInchNails [[Music/NineInchNails Trent Reznor]], Victoria Rowell, Creator/BertrandRussell,[[note]]Interestingly, the grandparents in question were the Creator/EarlRussell--whom Bertrand remembered as "a kindly old man in a wheelchair"--and [[GrandeDame the Countess Russell]] (later Countess Dowager).[[/note]]Sir Walter Scott, Leo Tolstoy, Ellen Wood, Tammy Wynette.
11th May '16 11:45:58 AM Mooncalf
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* Alex in ''StardewValley'' lives with his maternal grandparents, George and Evelyn. If you develop a sufficiently strong bond with him, he explains that [[spoiler:his abusive father walked out on him and his mom, and she died of sickness shortly thereafter]]. Also, Jas lives with her godfather Shane and his aunt Marnie.
1st May '16 10:33:12 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* In ''UminekoNoNakuKoroNi'', the audience finds out early on that Battler Ushiromiya had a [[ParentWithNewParamour falling-out with his father Rudolf]] about six years before the story started, and so from the age of twelve until relatively recently, was living with his maternal grandparents.

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* In ''UminekoNoNakuKoroNi'', ''VisualNovel/UminekoWhenTheyCry'', the audience finds out early on that Battler Ushiromiya had a [[ParentWithNewParamour falling-out with his father Rudolf]] about six years before the story started, and so from the age of twelve until relatively recently, was living with his maternal grandparents.
28th Apr '16 10:43:38 AM TVRulezAgain
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* ''{{DuckTales}}''. Webby Vanderquack is being raised by her grandmother Mrs. Beakley. Upon her grandmother getting hired as the maid and nanny to Huey, Dewey, and Louie, their great uncle Scrooge [=McDuck=] becomes a surrogate uncle and grandfather figure to her as well. Scrooge even asks Webby to call him Uncle Scrooge instead of Mr. Scrooge.
** And of course the triplets themselves and Great Uncle Scrooge are a variation of this. They are being cared for by him while their uncle Donald Duck, who had been [[ParentalSubstitute their guardian and de facto father]] was serving in the Navy.

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* ''{{DuckTales}}''.''WesternAnimation/{{DuckTales}}''. Webby Vanderquack is being raised by her grandmother Mrs. Beakley. Upon her grandmother getting hired as the maid and nanny to Huey, Dewey, and Louie, their great uncle Scrooge [=McDuck=] becomes a surrogate uncle and grandfather figure to her as well. Scrooge even asks Webby to call him Uncle Scrooge instead of Mr. Scrooge.
** And of course the The triplets themselves and Great Uncle Scrooge are a variation of this. They are being cared for by him while their uncle Donald Duck, who had been [[ParentalSubstitute their guardian and de facto father]] was serving in the Navy.
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