We’ve all heard the stories of child stars gone wild. Lindsay Lohan, Amanda Bynes, Jodie Sweetin – and the list goes on and on. From 1988 to 1992, Fred Savage was the most popular child star on television playing the adorable Kevin Arnold on The Wonder Years. But after the show ended he seemed to just disappear. No, he wasn’t in rehab. Where did he go and what has he been doing? Here are 10 things you need to know about Fred Savage.
10. He Attended College with a Famous Athlete
Savage was 17 years old when The Wonder Years ended. He stopped acting at the time to attend Stanford University. And joining Fred’s freshman class was golf pro, Tiger Woods. In fact, they even lived next door to each other at college. Tiger dropped out of Stanford in his sophomore year to join the professional golf circuit. Fred, however, graduated in 1999 with a degree in English Literature with an emphasis on creative writing.