Exclusive Facts About Angelina Jolie That Will Leave You Awestruck

Angelina once dreamt of becoming a funeral director before entering the world of acting

She boasts over a dozen tattoos, each with a unique meaning and story

Angelina has a fascination for knives and even collected them at a point in her life

She's known for her love of exotic pets, including snakes and a pet rat

Angelina was awarded the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award for her philanthropic efforts

She obtained a private pilot's license and even flew solo across the English Channel

Angelina is an avid reader and is known for her extensive collection of books

Fluent in French, she performed her own stunts in the French film "The Tourist."

Her father, Jon Voight, is an Oscar-winning actor, and her mother was a popular actress and humanitarian

Angelina Jolie has a collection of knives, some gifted by her ex-husband Billy Bob Thornton

She co-founded the Preventing Sexual Violence Initiative and has testified before the United Nations

Angelina Jolie has an IQ of 140, placing her among the ranks of highly intelligent individuals

She legally dropped "Voight" from her name, signifying her independence from her father's fame

Angelina Jolie won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in "Girl, Interrupted."

Jolie holds citizenship in three countries: United States, Cambodia, and Namibia

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