Paul Walker, the famous American actor, was much more than just a handsome face. This blue-eyed boy was charismatic, both on and off the big screen.
He was more than just one of the leads in one of the biggest movie franchises in the world – Fast & Furious! He was more than one of the most talented actors of his time.
He was a father, a friend, a brother, and a humble human being.
Well, there are many facts which we came across after his success but do we really know about his early days? About his childhood, schooling and lots more.
Here are listed some rare facts about his initial days!
1Walker was a born hero! He started his small screen career as a toddler when he starred in a commercial for ‘Pampers’ in the 1970’s. Quite Surprising, isn’t it?
2Paul Walker was raised primarily in the Sunland community of Los Angeles and did his schooling in the San Fernando Valley, he graduated from “Sun Valley’s Village Christian School” in 1991.
3He was raised as a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
4Walker, who was raised in a Mormon household, later became a non-denominational Christian
5At the age of 11, Paul Walker appeared in television shows Highway to Heaven, Touched by an Angel and Throb. He stole many hearts through his outstanding performance. He was a superstar before even stepping into movies!
6He fulfilled his lifelong dream by starring in a ‘National Geographic Channel’ series Expedition Great White.
7He was often praised for his charity work. Once he went to Chile, to offer his help and support to the people injured in the 8.8 magnitude earthquake that struck on February 27, 2010.
8He was very enthusiastic in athletics, especially in soccer and surfing.
9He found his place in the World’s 50 Most Beautiful Persons by People magazine.
10The spot where his accident occurred is now a popular place for drift racing.
11Paul Walker was a doting father. He once stated that he wanted to quit his acting career and dedicate all his time to his only daughter Meadow Rain Walker.
So, on his birthday, we hope that wherever he is, his soul rests in peace. All we can say is that “Paul Walker, you will truly be missed”.
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