Name: Maddox Chivan Jolie-Pitt
Date of Birth: August 5, 2001
Parents: Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt
Siblings: Pax Thien (11/29/03), Zahara Marley (01/08/05), Shiloh Nouvel (05/26/06), Knox Léon and Vivienne Marcheline (07/12/08)
- Maddox was born in Cambodia as Rath Vibol
- He initially lived in an orphanage in Battambang until being adopted by Angelina and her second husband, Billy Bob Thornton, on March 10, 2002
- After their divorce, Angie was granted full custody of Maddox
- In December 2005 it was confirmed that Brad Pitt was seeking to legally adopt Angelina’s two children, Maddox and Zahara
- On January 19, 2006 a judge granted the request to change the children’s last names to Jolie-Pitt
Quote from Parent:
“He changed everything, but in the most wonderful way. Everything that should matter, matters. He’s absolutely the center of my life.” – Angelina on her first adopted child.
“[He’s] very smart but he’s got a certain sense of calm.” – Angelina, on Maddox’s personality.