Pitt then accompanied Jolie to Ethiopia to adopt Zahara in 2005, and he legally adopted their two children the following year. In 2006, the Oscar winners welcomed Shiloh together, and in 2007 they adopted Pax from Vietnam. A year later, Jolie gave birth to her twins, Knox and Vivienne.
Angelina then gave birth to her and Brad’s first biological child – Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt in Namibia in 2006. Two years later, in Nice, France, their twins Knox Léon Jolie-Pitt and Vivienne Marcheline Jolie-Pitt joined the clan.
People reported at the time that Jolie adopted Pax alone because Vietnam didn’t allow unmarried couples to adopt children and Pitt adopted him in the US a year later, Pax, who is now 17 years old , also worked with his mother and older brother in the camera and electronics departments of First They Killed My Father.
Angelina and her ex-husband Billy Bob Thornton adopted their oldest child, Maddox Chivan, in 2002. The couple adopted Maddox after finding him in a Cambodian orphanage, but the adoption process took a while due to US government legislation.
Angelina wrote: “I’ve spent the last two months with my eldest daughter [Zahara] in and out of surgeries and days ago watched her younger sister [Shiloh] go under the knife for hip surgery.”
Pitt and Jolie have six children, three of whom were adopted, and three biological children.
Angelina Jolie has revealed the reason why her daughter Vivienne, 5, was cast in her new movie Maleficent. The 38-year-old admitted she didn’t plan Vivienne to be an actress. However, Vivienne was the only child actor she could find who wasn’t afraid of her in costume.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s twins Knox and Vivienne celebrated their 14th birthday in Rome, Italy. Angelina Jolie is reportedly glad ex-Brad Pitt took the time to go to Rome, Italy for the birthdays of her kids, Knox and Vivienne.