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Tom Hanks Biography

Updated On 26 May, 2023 Published On 23 Jul, 2015
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Facts of Tom Hanks

Date of Birth :
Age : 68 years old
Family Name : Hanks
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Cancer
Height : 6 Feet
Name Tom Hanks
Birth Name Thomas Jeffrey Hanks
Nick Name Tom
Mother Janet Marylyn Frager
Father Amos Mefford Hanks
Birth Place/City Concord, California
Profession Actor
Ethnicity White
Nationality Ameriacn
Net Worth $ 390 million
Hair Color Dark-Brown
Eye Color Brown
Weight in KG N/A
Famous for Actor, filmmaker
Married Yes
Married to Rita Wilson (m. 1988), Samantha Lewes (m. 1978)
Children Colin Hanks, Chet Hanks, Elizabeth Ann Hanks, Truman Theodore Hanks
Divorce Samantha Lewes (m. 1987)
Education Chabot College
Awards Academy Award for Best Actor 1995
Movies Forrest Gump 1994
Siblings Jim Hanks

Relationship short Statistics of Tom Hanks

What is Tom Hanks marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Tom Hanks have ? (name): 4 Children
Is Tom Hanks having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Tom Hanks Gay ? No

An Legendary American actor and filmmaker who have already won back-to-back Oscars for Philadelphia in 1993 and Forrest Gump in 1994. He is son to Janet Marylyn and Amos Mefford Hanks. In 1960 his parents got divorced and he went to stay with his father. According to him when he was in school he was unpopular among his friends and teacher and he was very horribly, painfully, terribly shy. He attended Chabot College in Hayward. He debuted in film industry from low budget movie He Knows You're Alone. For his work in the movie Saving Private Ryan (1998) he was awarded with Public Service Award. He mostly plays character of ordinary guys. He is ranked in 17th position of "The Top 100 Movie Stars of All Time" by Empire UK magazine.

Having a brief view of his personal life, he is married twice. Initially, Hanks who is diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes had married his long time girlfriend with whom he has a son and a daughter. But the thing didn't go pretty well as thought and due to some personal reasons, couple got divorced. Later he married his co-star from movie Volunteers. Together the couple is blessed with two sons. Currently he has converted himself to Greek Orthodox Church and have turned into a religious person.

Tom Hanks Married

Tom Hanks

First Marriage with Samantha Lewes

They haven't still disclosed any reason behind their divorce. Together they have one daughter and a son.

Tom Hanks

Second Marriage with Rita Wilson

They first met each other in 1981 on the set of Bosom Buddies. After dating for three years couple turned their relationship into marriage. Together they are parents of two sons.

Tom Hanks Children

SON : Colin Hanks

Mother: Samantha Lewes

He is the eldest child from his first marriage. Following his fathers path he is also an American actor.

DAUGHTER : Elizabeth Ann

Mother: Samantha Lewes

She is the youngest daughter from his first marriage. She is pretty and gorgeous.

SON : Chester Marlon

Mother: Rita Wilson

He is the first child from his second marriage. He had a small role as a student in the movie Indiana Jones.

SON : Truman Theodore

Mother: Rita Wilson

He is the youngest son of the family. His picture along with family can be found in different sites.

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