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Celebrities Who Adopted Children

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List of Celebrities Who Adopted Children, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Through the years many famous people have adopted children. Some celebs adopt domestically, while others prefer to adopt overseas. A few famous people have adopted their spouse's children from a previous marriage. Some celebs have even adopted over five children.

Who are the most famous people who have adopted children? Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt top our list. All three children were initially adopted by Jolie and Pitt took the steps to become an adoptive parent after the children were in the United States. Maddox was adopted at seven months old from Cambodia, Zahara Marley was adopted at six months old from Ethiopia and Pax Thien was adopted at 3 years old from Vietnam. Other famous people who have adopted multiple children include Marie Osmond, Mia Farrow, and Dan Marino.

In 2006, Meg Ryan adopted her daughter Daisey True as an infant from China. Ryan also has a biological child, Jack, with her ex-husband Dennis Quaid. Jamie Lee Curtis has two adopted children with her husband "Best in Show" director Christopher Guest. Their daughter Annie was born in 1986 and their son Thomas was born in 1996.

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    Angelina Jolie has adopted several children: (2002) Maddox was adopted at seven months old from Cambodia, (2005) Zahara Marley was adopted at six months old from Ethiopia, (2007) Pax Thien was adopted at 3 years old from Vietnam. Jolie also gave birth to daughter Shiloh (2006) and twins Knox & Vivienne (2008) with partner Brad Pitt.


    Born: 1975
    Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, Southern California, Contiguous United States, United States of America + 3 more
    Nationality: Cambodia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, United States of America
    Profession: Film Producer, Model, Screenwriter, Author, Actor + 3 more
    Institution: Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, El Rodeo School, New York University, William O. Schaefer Elementary School, Beverly Hills High School
    Height: 5'6"
    Friends: Paul Allen, Bono, Brad Pitt, Gwen Stefani, Marilyn Manson + 7 more
    Canoodled: Daniele Patini, Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Clive Owen
    Dated: Misty Cooper, Nicolas Cage, Colin Farrell, Antonio Banderas, Brad Pitt + 10 more
    Wears: Reem Acra, Nicole Miller, Max Azria, Versace, Christian Louboutin + 1 more
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