|Born||in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Birth Name||Christopher Hemsworth|
|Height||6′ 2¾” (1.9 m)|
Christopher Hemsworth was born on August 11, 1983 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia to English teacher Leonie Hemsworth and social-services counselor Craig Hemsworth.
His brothers, Liam and Luke Hemsworth, are also actors; he is of Dutch (through his immigrant maternal grandfather), Irish, English, Scottish, and German descent. Rod Ansell, the bushman who inspired the comic film Crocodile Dundee, was his uncle via marriage (1986).