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Vin Diesel

Facts of Vin Diesel

Date of Birth: 1967 , July-18
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet

Quick Timeline of Vin Diesel

1967 Born in Alameda County, California
1990 Played his first movie
2001 Rose to prominence
2001 Began dating Michelle Rodriguez
2007 Began dating Paloma Jiménez
2008 First child, Hania Riley Sinclair
2010 Second child, Vincent Sinclair
2015 Third child, Pauline Sinclair
2013 Won Walk of Fame
2002 Won MTV Movie Awards
1999 Won Online Film & Television Association
2002 Listed in Premiere magazine

Detail Timeline of Vin Diesel

July 18 , 1967

Born in Alameda County, California

Vin Diesel was from the upper middle class family born as Mark Sinclair in Alameda County, California, United States of America to Delora Sherleen (Sinclair) Vincent. There is no information about his father and he is also unknown about his father.

1990

Played his first movie

As Vin Diesel is an American with English, German, and Scottish descent, he find it very hard to finally earn his first movie role. He got his first movie role only in 1990 and that was in the movie, Awakenings. It was a drama movie. 

2001

Rose to prominence

It took him almost a decade to finally earn his name as an actor all over the world. In 2001, Vin Diesel played his role in the movie, The Fast and the Furious. After playing this role, he became known all over the world and every one desired to be the one he played in this movie. 

2001

Began dating Michelle Rodriguez

While he was filming The Fast and the Furious, Vin Diesel fell in love with his co-star, Michelle Rodriguez. They began dating each other from 2001. Michelle Rodriguez is also an actress and as well screenwriter and DJ. 

2007

Began dating Paloma Jiménez

Vin Diesel became linked with Paloma Jiménez since the start of 2007. She is also one of the famous models from Mexico. They began dating each other from that time on. They are not married yet but they have already welcomed three children. They are still together.

April 2 , 2008

First child, Hania Riley Sinclair

Sweet baby girl, Hania Riley Sinclair is Vin Diesel's first daughter. She was born on 2nd of April, 2008 in United States. She was born after he began his romantic love affairs with model, Paloma Jiménez. She was in good health when she was born. 

2010

Second child, Vincent Sinclair

Vin Diesel became father for the second time in his life in 2010. His long term girl friend, Paloma Jiménez gave birth to their second child together that year. He was in good health when he was born. He also weighted average weight. 

March 16 , 2015

Third child, Pauline Sinclair

Vin Diesel also became father for the third time in this life in 2015. He and his girlfriend, Paloma Jiménez welcomed their third child together on 16th of March and it was a sweet little baby girl and they named her Pauline Sinclair. 

2013

Won Walk of Fame

Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone really fells honored if they receive this award for the first time in their life. Vin Diesel has also once been honored with this award and that was in 2013. 

2002

Won MTV Movie Awards

It’s true that Vin Diesel's role in the movie, The Fast and the Furious is one of the best roles he has ever played in this life. For this role in 2002, he got his nomination MTV Movie Awards for Best Male Performance and Best On-Screen Team. He won this award from the later nomination. 

1999

Won Online Film & Television Association

Vin Diesel has also once been honored with the Online Film & Television Association. He got his one and only nomination in this award in 1999 and that was after portraying this role in the movie, Saving Private Ryan. He won this award for Best Cinematic Moment. 

2002

Listed in Premiere magazine

Besides being nominated in lots of prestigious awards and wining them, Vin Diesel has also been listed in several listings. In 2003, he was listed in the list of Premiere magazine list of 2003 annual Power 100 List. He was also listed with in top 50. 

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An honoree recipient of Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Vin Diesel is a renowned actor from the United States who is popular all over the world as Dominic Toretto for his role in The Fast and the Furious film series.

Vin Diesel's early life

Vin Diesel was from the upper-middle-class family born as Mark Sinclair in Alameda County, California, United States of America to Delora Sherleen (Sinclair) Vincent. There is no information about his father and he is also unknown about his father. He is an American and is of English, German, and Scottish descent.

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Vin Diesel was interested in performing arts since his childhood days. It is said that he began acting since he was seven. He has attended Hunter College, located in New York.

Vin Diesel's career

He played his first acting role in the play, Dinosaur Door. Vin Diesel's first major movie role was in 1990 and that was in the movie, Awakenings, starring John Heard and Grace Hightower's ex-husband Robert De Niro.

Till now he has appeared in more than dozens of hit movies. Vin Diesel is best known for his role as Dominic Toretto in the Fast and Furious series, starring late Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, and Gal Gadot.

Vin Diesel has also voiced the character Groot in the Marvel movie Guardians of the Galaxy, starring Chris Pratt.

Vin Diesel's personal life

In 2001, he had romantic love affairs with Michelle Rodriguez. She is his Fast and the Furious co-star. She is an actress and as well screenwriter and DJ. They began dating each other when they were filming Fast and the Furious.

In 2007, he began dating Paloma Jiménez. She is a famous model and as well an actress. They are not married yet but they have already welcomed three children. They are still together.

Vin Diesel's net worth

As of 2019, Vin Diesel's net worth is rumored to be around $100 million, which he amassed from his career in movies.

Vin Diesel received $100,000 in the year 1998 for the movie Saving Private Ryan, starring Tom Hanks and Matt Damon. His salary from other movies are given below:

  • The Fast and the Furious (2001): $2 million
  • xXx (2002): $10 million
  • A Man Apart (2003): $2.5 million
  • The Chronicles of Riddick (2004): $11.5 million
  • Fast Five (2011): $15 million

The value of his mobile trailer is said to be $1.1 million. Vin Diesel's earnings for the year 2014 was $25 million and in the year 2015 was $47 million.