|Born||in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK|
|Birth Name||Christian Charles Philip Bale|
|Height||6′ (1.83 m)|
Christian Charles Philip Bale was born on January 30, 1974, in Pembrokeshire, Wales, to English parents Jennifer “Jenny” (James) and David Bale. His mother was a circus performer, while his father was a commercial pilot born in South Africa.
Throughout Bale’s childhood, the family moved to many countries, including England, Portugal, and the United States. Bale admits that the frequent change was one of the factors that influenced his career decision.