As June began, Angelina Jolie marked her 47th birthday. As we reflect on the life of this extraordinary actress, let’s explore ten remarkable moments that showcase how her charisma has radiated from a young age.
In 1979, a photograph captured a precious moment of Angelina Jolie Voight as a young child. She was born on June 4, 1975, in Los Angeles, California, USA to parents who were both actors – Jon Voight and Marcheline Bertrand. The image was originally published in the New York Post.
Angelina Jolie dabbled in the music industry before venturing into acting, as seen through her appearances in several music videos. One of these was Lenny Kravitz’s “Stand by My Woman” (1991), followed by Antonello Venditti’s “Alta Marea” (1991), The Lemonheads’ “It’s About Time” (1993), and Meat Loaf’s “Rock and Roll Dreams Come Through” (1993). A picture from the New York Post even captured Jolie’s participation in the last mentioned music video.
Back in 1993, Angelina Jolie began her acting career by taking on the role of the lead female in “Cyborg 2”. However, the movie left her feeling discouraged and she decided to take a break from auditioning for any other films for an entire year. (Image: New York Post)
In 1995, Angelina Jolie marked her entry into Hollywood with her first film “Hackers”, as reported by the New York Post.
Back in 2000, Angelina Jolie was awarded an Oscar for her remarkable acting and exceptional role in the movie “Girl, Interrupted”. Her talent and dedication to the film industry have been recognized and praised, as evidenced by this prestigious award. A snapshot of her receiving this well-deserved honor was posted by the New York Post.
Back in 2001, Angelina Jolie gained global recognition and became a household name thanks to her role in the movie “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider.” This movie became a turning point for her career as an actress.
Back in 2005, Angelina Jolie acted alongside Brad Pitt in the movie “Mr. & Mrs. Smith,” which sparked a famous romance that led to the creation of a formidable couple in the entertainment industry worldwide. They were together for more than a decade until their relationship came to an end in 2016. (Picture: The New York Post).
Angelina Jolie made a remarkable return to the acting scene in 2014, following a three-year break. She took on the role of the dark fairy in the live-action animated film “Maleficent.” The movie tells the story of the sleeping princess, but it puts emphasis on the character of the dark fairy, played by Jolie (Photo: New York Post).
Angelina Jolie attended an event with all five of her children, but unfortunately, the New York Post photograph did not include her adopted son, Pax Thien.
Angelina Jolie isn’t just known for her acting skills, she is also recognized for her passion for volunteering. In March, she visited Yemen to further contribute to her humanitarian causes. As of 2012, Jolie has been serving as the Special Envoy for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. (Reference: New York Post)