Leonardo DiCaprio was born November 11, 1974. He is an American actor, film producer, and environmental activist.
- DiCaprio achieved international fame in the movieTitanic (1997), which became the highest-grossing film of all time until 2009.
- DiCaprio won Golden Globe Awardsfor Best Actor. He also won an Academy Award and BAFTA Award.
- DiCaprio established the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundationin 1998, a non-profit organization devoted to promoting environmental awareness. It focuses on global warming, preserving Earth’s biodiversity and supporting renewable energy. DiCaprio drives environment-friendly vehicles. His home is powered by solar panels.
In November 2010, DiCaprio donated $1 million to the Wildlife Conservation Society at Russia’s tiger summit.