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291: Angelina Jolie

Academy Award Winning Actress, Director, and Humanitarian

Born: 4 June 1975, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Angelina has been named Hollywood’s highest paid actress on multiple occasions.

She is known for starring in films such as Gia, Salt, Changeling, the Lara Croft Franchise, and the Maleficent Franchise.

Her directing credits include a documentary about the Cambodian Genocide entitled First They Killed My Father, as well as the film Unbroken.

Angelina is a mother to six children—three of whom were adopted internationally.

She worked as a Special Envoy to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in several countries around the world. Angelina also works as a conservationist and in community development in multiple countries and is a women’s rights and children’s education activist.