Get to know actor Leonardo Dicaprio from the USA with his short history

November 11, 1974 was born to American actor, producer and environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio.

She has been awarded various awards including three Golden Globe awards. DiCaprio was born in Los Angeles as the only child of Irmelin who was secretary of the law and his father George DiCaprio who was a writer, publisher and distributor of comic books. His father is of Italian and German descent. In one of the interviews DiCaprio once mentioned that he is half a Russian citizen because his two previous ancestors came from Russia.

His parents met in Los Angeles when they were studying. DiCaprio was given the name Leonardo because when he was about to give birth his mother was looking at drawings of world-renowned painter Leonardo da Vinci at the museum of the Gums in Florence, Italy.

This year the star has amassed $ 7.2 billion in movie sales. That income places him in the eighth highest paid actor of all time.

DiCaprio has appeared in numerous films including This Boy’s Life. This year 2019 has appeared in the film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. In 2016 he was named by TIME as one of the world’s 100 most influential people.