Today is Leonardo Di Caprio’s birthday. Let’s look at 10 facts about him.
1. His first onscreen appearance was for the Children’s Tv show Romper Room.
2. The first time Leonardo kicked in his Mom’s stomach was in front of Leonardo Da Vinci’s painting. Hence the name Leonardo Di Caprio.
3. His first Oscar nomination was for the 1994 film What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?
4. Leonardo Di Caprio was once considered for the role of Spiderman which eventually went to his friend Toby Maguire.
5. Leonardo adopted a South African baby girl while shooting for the movie Blood Diamond.
6. He is good friends with his Titanic co-star Kate Winslet. Right from Titanic they have been inseparable friends.
7. He won his first Oscar only in 2016 for the movie The Revenant despite several nominations before that.
8. His line ” I am the King of the World” from Titanic is 4th in the list of 100 greatest movie lines of all times.
9. His first film role was in Critters 3.
10. He is the highest grossing actor to have not acted in a sequel.