People are losing it on Twitter after discovering something new about Miley Cyrus

Publish Date
Friday, 6 October 2017, 9:41AM
Photo: Getty Images

Photo: Getty Images

Soooo we thought this was common knowledge, but apparently it's not?

So, news flash (for those who didn't know), Miley Cryus' real name isn't actually Miley. 

Singer Miley Cyrus has talked about her real name in an interview with Howard Stern this week.

She told Stern that her birth name is Destiny Hope, but her father called her Miley because she was "always smiling", and the nickname stuck.

It's far from the first time that Miley's revealed her real name but fans who weren't in the know previously are losing their minds over the news.

Twitter is full of tweets like the following:

But it turns out there's a ton of celebs that change their names for fame - see them all here!