Tom Cruise was born Thomas Cruise Mapother IV on July 3, 1962 in Syracuse, New York, the son of Thomas Mapother III and Mary Lee Pfeiffer. His father,Thomas Mapother III, was an electrical engineer and his mother, Mary Lee Pfeiffer, worked as a special education teacher. He belongs to Irish, English and German descent. He has three sisters, Lee Ann Mapother, Marian Mapother and Cass Mapother. He became the most well-known member of the Church of Scientology.
Actor and producer Tom Cruise started his career at age the of 19 in the 1981 film Endless Love. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards. His other well known films include Mission Impossible, Risky Business, Rain Man, Top Gun and The Firm.
Tom Cruise Height, Weight & More
Tom Cruise Height: 5′ 7″ (1.70 m)
Tom Cruise Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Tom Cruise Shoe Size: 9 (US)
Tom Cruise Star Sign: Cancer
Tom Cruise Hair Color: Dark Brown
Tom Cruise Eye Color: Green
Date Of Birth: 3 July 1962
Birth Place: Syracuse, New York, USA
Birth Name: Thomas Cruise Mapother IV
Cruise has Irish, English and German ancestry.
Spouse: Katie Holmes (m. 2006-2012), Nicole Kidman (m. 1990-2001), Mimi Rogers (m. 1987-1990)
Partner: Penélope Cruz (2001-2004)
Parents: Thomas Mapother III, Mary Lee Pfeiffer
Children: Isabella Jane Cruise, Suri Cruise, Connor Cruise
Siblings: Lee Ann Mapother, Marian Mapother, Cass Mapother
Education: St. Xavier High School, Glen Ridge High School, Henry Munro Middle School, Johnson State College
*He attended the newly opened Robert Hopkins Public School for much of grade four and grade five.
*He went to Henry Munro Middle School in sixth grade.
*He attended and graduated from Glen Ridge High School in New Jersey.
Tom Cruise Filmography:
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation (2015)
Risky Business (2015)
Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Room 237 (2013)
Jack Reacher (2012)
Rock of Ages (2012)
Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol (2011)
Knight and Day (2010)
Tropic Thunder (2008)
Lions For Lambs (2007)
Mission: Impossible III (2006)
War of the Worlds (2005)
The Last Samurai (2003)
Minority Report (2002)
Vanilla Sky (2001)
Mission: Impossible II (2000)
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
Jerry Maguire (1996)
Mission: Impossible (1996)
Interview With the Vampire (1994)
The Firm (1993)
Days of Thunder (1990)
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
Rain Man (1988)
Top Gun (1986)
All the Right Moves (1983)
Risky Business (1983)
Losin’ It (1983)
The Outsiders (1983)
Endless Love (1981)
Tom Cruise Facts:
*He enjoys skydiving, scuba diving, and piloting his Pitts Special S-2B stunt plane.
*He was chosen by People magazine as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World. (1990) (1991)
*He is a huge fan of British singer Joss Stone.
*He is a huge fan of professional wrestling.
*His parents divorced when Cruise was 11. (1974)