Caption: George Clooney and Daniel Day-Lewis at event of The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008)
Actor, Producer, Director
Born: May 6, 1961
Star sign: Taurus
Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)
Known for: Gravity (2013), Ocean's Eleven (2001), Up in the Air (2009), The Descendants (2011)
George Timothy Clooney was born on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky, to Nina Bruce (née Warren), a former beauty pageant queen, and Nick Clooney, a former anchorman and game show host (who was also the brother of singer Rosemary Clooney). He has Irish, English, and German ancestry. Clooney spent most of this youth in Ohio and Kentucky, and ...