Vin Diesel is an American actor, producer, director and screenwriter. He is best known for his roles as Dominic Toretto in the Fast and the Furious films, Richard B. Riddick in the Chronicles of Riddick franchise and Xander Cage in the xXx series. He also starred in Pitch Black, A Man Apart, The Pacifier and Find Me Guilty. He also voices characters in the Guardians of the Galaxy films. He is the founder of the production companies Racetrack Records, One Race Films and Tigon Studios. Born Mark Sinclair on July 18, 1967 in Alameda County, California, USA to Delora and Irving Vincent, Diesel and his twin brother Paul were raised by their mother and their stepfather of African-American descent. In addition to his fraternal twin Paul Vincent, he has a younger sister, Samantha Vincent, and a younger brother, Tim Vincent. He is of African-American descent on his father’s side, and of English, German, Irish and Scottish descent on his mother’s side. He attended Hunter College but dropped out after three years in order to create his first film, Multi-Facial. He has been in a long term relationship with Paloma Jiménez with whom he has two daughters named Hania and Pauline and a son named Vincent.
Vin Diesel Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 18 July 1967
Birth Place: Alameda County, California, USA
Birth Name: Mark Sinclair
Nicknames: Diesel, Bouncer, Dom
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Occupation: Actor, Producer, Director, Screenwriter
-African-American, and possibly other (father)
-Scottish, English, German, Irish (mother)
Religion: Roman Catholic
Hair Color: Bald
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Vin Diesel Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 225 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 102 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 11¾”
Height in Meters: 1.82 m
Body Build/Type: Bodybuilder
Chest: 46 in (117 cm)
Waist: 35 in (89 cm)
Biceps: 18 in (46 cm)
Shoe Size: 12 (US)
Vin Diesel Family Details:
Father: Irving Vincent
Mother: Delora Sherleen (Sinclair)
Children: Vincent Sinclair (Son), Hania Riley Vincent (Daughter), Pauline (Daughter)
Siblings: Samantha Vincent (Younger Sister), Tim Vincent (Younger Brother), Paul Vincent (Fraternal Twin Brother)
Partner: Paloma Jiménez (2007)
Vin Diesel Education:
Village Community School
Vin Diesel Facts:
*He was born on July 18, 1967 in Alameda County, California, USA.
*He was raised by his stepfather, and has never ever met his biological father.
*He first acted on stage at 7.
*He used to work as a bouncer at New York clubs.
*He was ranked #46 in Premiere magazine’s 2003 annual Power 100 List.
*He dated actress Michelle Rodriguez in 2001.
*Visit his official website: www.vindiesel.com
*Follow him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.