Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie had an ever-growing brood throughout their 11 year relationship, but do you remember where it all started? Brush up on Angelina Jolie’s kids names and ages here, then click through their relationship history in full.
Maddox Chivan (August 5th, 2001)
Angelina adopted Maddox in 2002 from Battambang, Cambodia. He was 7 months old at the time, and ws adopted alongside Angelina’s husband at the time, Billy Bob Thornton.
Mr & Mrs Smith (2005)
After splitting up with Billy Bob Thornton in late 2001, Angelina filmed the action film Mr & Mrs Smith with her future husband, Brad Pitt. Brad was actually married to Jennifer Aniston at the time, but Brangelina have always denied that there was any overlap in their relationship. Brad and Jen split that year.
Zahara Marley (January 8th, 2005)
Adopted in 2005, Zahara was just six months old when she was adopted by Angelina as a single parent. Originally born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Zahara’s adoption was down to both Brad and Angelina, who had been together since filming Mr & Mrs Smith.
Shiloh Nouvel (May 27th, 2006)
Brad and Angelina’s first biological child, Shiloh, was born a year after they confirmed their relationship. To escape the paparazzi, Angelina actually gave birth in Namibia, with the first pictures of Shiloh sold to People and Hello! magazine to raise millions for Unicef. In 2015, Shiloh indicated that she wanted to be called ‘John’, and dressed in more typically boyish clothes.
Pax Thien (November 29th, 2003)
Less than a year after giving birth to Shiloh, Brangelina adopted three-year-old Pax from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Adoption by an unmarried couple was not allowed at the time, so Angelina adopted Pax as a single parent, and later changed his last name to Jolie-Pitt.
Knox Leon and Vivienne Marcheline (July 12th, 2008)
In 2007, Angelina became pregnant again with twins. She tried to steer clear of the press in Nice, France, but had photographers camped outside until she emerged with the gorgeous twins. The first photographs were again sold to raise millions for the Jolie-Pitt foundation.
Marriage (August 23rd, 2014)
After seven years together, Brad and Angelina surprised us all when they announced their engagement in 2012. The couple had originally said they wouldn’t tie the knot until gay marriage as legalised across the US but Brad told The Hollywood Reporter ‘I don’t think we’ll be able to hold out. It means so much to my kids, and they ask a lot. And it means something to me, too, to make that kind of commitment’.
Divorce (September 19th, 2016)
It's the celebrity split we never saw coming - Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from Brad Pitt in September 2016, citing 'irreconcilable differences' and requesting custody of the couple's six children.