|Real Name||Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio|
|Nickname||Leo Lenny D|
|Profession||Actor and Film Producer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 0”
|Weight (approx.)|| in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
|Body Measurements|| - Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 34 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
|Date of Birth||November 11, 1974|
|Age (as in 2016)||42 Years|
|Birth Place||Hollywood, California|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Scorpio|
|Hometown||Los Angeles, California|
|School||Seeds Elementary School (now UCLA Lab School), Los Angeles, California,
John Marshall High School, Los Angeles, California,
Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies, Los Angeles, California
|Educational Qualifications||General Equivalency Diploma (GED)|
|Debut||Television Debut- The New Lassie (1989)
Film Debut- Critters 3 (1991, science fiction horror comedy film)
|Family||Father- George DiCaprio (writer)
Mother- Irmelin Indenbirken, Peggy Farrar (step mother)
Brothers- Adam Farrar (step brother)
|Religion||Irreligious (doesn't believe in religion)|
|Ethnicity||German, Italian (Father)
Russian, German (Mother)
|Fan Mail Address||Leonardo Dicaprio
Appian Way Productions
9255 Sunset Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
|Hobbies||Collecting Action Figures, Playing Video Games|
|Major Controversies||• His affairs with so many ladies out there has always been in news and in 2005 at a Hollywood party a model Aretha Wilson hit him over the head with a bottle.
• Being an environmentalist his smoking habit earns a piece of contradiction.
• During the SAG awards he has been slammed for vaping.
|Favourite Food||Pasta, Lemonade|
|Favourite Actor||Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, & Jack Nicholson|
|Favourite Actress||Meg Ryan, Meryl Streep|
|Favourite Color||Green, Black|
|Favourite Book||“The Old Man and the Sea” by Ernest Hemmingway|
|Favourite Movie||The Bicycle Thief, Taxi Driver, 8 ½ Women, 2001: A Space Odyssey, East of Eden|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||• Bijou Phillips (American actress, model, socialite and singer)- In the late 90s
• Kristen Zang
• Emma Miller
• Gisele Bündchen, Brazilian Model (2000-2005)
• Bar Refaeli, Israeli Model (2005-2011)
• Blake Lively, Actress (2011)
• Erin Heatherton, Model (2012)
• Toni Garrn, German Model (2013-2014)
• Kelly Rohrbach, Model (2015)
• Camila Morrone, American Model and Actress (April 2018-present) ENews
|Cars Collection||Ford Mustang
Karma - car manufactured by Fisker
Cayenne - SUV manufactured by Porsche
|Net Worth||$216.8 million|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Leonardo DiCaprio
- Does Leonardo DiCaprio smoke?: Yes
- Does Leonardo DiCaprio drink alcohol?: Yes
- The reason he earned the name Leonardo is that first time his pregnant mother felt him kick when she was standing in front of a painting by Leonardo da Vinci.
- His father was a comic book dealer.
- At the age of 10, he was advised to change his name something more familiar to American.
- He was nominated for the best supporting actor at the Academy Awards for his 1994 movie “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape” and became the 7th youngest actor ever to be nominated at the age of 19.
- He donated a room full of computers (built on the site of his childhood home) to the new Los Feliz Library in 1998.
- Leonardo DiCaprio initially refused to act in the film “Titanic,” but later he was encouraged by James Cameron to play the role of Jack Dawson.
- In the year 1998, People Magazine chose him as one of the “50 most beautiful people in the world).
- In 2004 US presidential election, he openly supported John Kerry.
- He gave $2800 to Barack Obama’s campaign for 2008 US presidential election, the maximum amount an individual can give during an election.
- He adopted a South African baby girl while filming Blood Diamonds in South Africa.
- He is a dedicated environmentalist and is known world-over for his charities and works related to the environment.
- In 1998, at the age of 24, following the success of Titanic, he established the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, a non-profit organization to promote environmental awareness.
- Flemish chick-rock band, K3, wrote a song for him titled “I’m in Love with Leonardo DiCaprio.”
- After being nominated for six times (five for Best Actor and one for the Producer), he won the Best Actor Academy Award for his 2016 film “The Revenant.”
- In April 2018, a new beetle was named after Leonardo DiCaprio. During a field trip initiated by Taxon Expeditions, an organization based in The Netherlands, a total of three water beetle species new to science were identified. The expedition participants and the local staff of the Maliau Basin Studies Centre voted to name one of them Grouvellinus leonardodicaprioi, in honor of DiCaprio’s efforts to protect untouched, unexplored wildernesses.
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