Full Name and Birth

Angelina Jolie's full name is Angelina Jolie Voight. She was born on June 4, 1975, in Los Angeles, California.

Family Background

Her parents are actors Jon Voight and Marcheline Bertrand. She has a brother named James Haven who is also an actor.

Early Acting Roles

At the age of six, she appeared on stage at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute. Her first film role was in "Lookin' to Get Out" in 1982, alongside her father.


When she was fourteen, she wanted to be either a model or a funeral director.

Personal Struggles

During her teenage years, she faced depression, self-harm, and drug abuse

Music Videos

She has appeared in music videos for artists such as Lenny Kravitz, Meat Loaf, and Korn.

Awards and Honors

She has received an Academy Award, multiple Golden Globe Awards, and a Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award.

Humanitarian Work

Jolie has served as a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and later became a Special Envoy.

Honorary Dame

In 2014, Queen Elizabeth II named her an honorary Dame for her humanitarian work and UK foreign policy services.