The Full Wiki

More info on Doppelganger week

Doppelganger week: Wikis


Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Doppelganger week, the first week of February, is an internet meme whereby users of social networking websites change their profile pictures to that of celebrities with whom they share appearance traits.[1][2] The meme started in 2010.[3]

It was started by Bob Patel, who was constantly told by workmates that he looks like Tom Selleck.[4]

See also



  1. ^ QMI Agency. (2010-02-03). "Be a celeb for Facebook's Doppelganger Week". Toronto Sun. Retrieved 2010-02-03. 
  2. ^ Mercedes Bunz. (2010-02-03). "It's Celebrity Doppelganger Week on Facebook". The Guardian. Retrieved 2010-02-03. 
  3. ^ "Facebook's Doppelgänger Week Is Viral Groupthink". Time.,8599,1960458,00.html. Retrieved 5 February 2010. 
  4. ^


Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address