15 facts about oscar-winner Leonardo DiCaprio that you probably didn’t know


Have you ever wondered how much you know about Leo?  Yes, sure you know that he finally won The Oscars in 2016 and it was very special for him . But there are so many other interesting facts about everyone’s favorite Oscar-winner. We have listed 15 wee are sure you will be interested to know.

1. Leonardo DiCaprio was named after the legendary artist Leonardo da Vinci. His father believed it was a sign when Leo kicked for the first time while his mother was looking at a  Leonardo da Vinci portrait , so he decided to name his son after the genius.



2. The Titanic actor can speak a little bit of both German and Italian because he was spending a lot of time with his grand parrents in western Germany.


3. Leonardo refuzed to change his name to Lenny Williams when he was 11 years old.  He changed the agend who tried to convince him and got a new agent when he was 13 years old.



4. Leonardo is suffering from obsessive compulsive disorder all his life. He has the urge to walk through doorways several times and he and steps on every chewing gum stain he sees.



5. Leonardo DiCaprio was member of the so called ‘pussy posse’ group during the 90’s together with  Tobey Maguire, Kevin Connolly and, magician, David Blaine.



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