Famous as :Actor
Birth Name :Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom
Birth Date :January 13, 1977
Birth Place :Canterbury, Kent, England, UK
Spouse :Miranda Kerr (supermodel, since 22-Jul-10)
Claim to fame :As Legolas in "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy
Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom was born in Canterbury, Kent, England on January 13, 1977. His father Harry Bloom, was a Professor of Law at the University of Kent and also a legendary political activist who fought for civil rights in South Africa, whereas, his mother Sonia C. J. Copeland, was a businesswoman and writer who ran a language school for foreign students. When Orlando was only four years old, Harry died of stroke that he and his older sister Samantha were raised by their mother and family friend, Colin Stone, who Sonia revealed to the 13-year-old Orlando as his biological father.