12 most interesting facts about the inimitable Robert De Niro

Despite his age of 73 Robert De Niro continues to delight fans with his creativity. But what do fans of his talent know about the life of an idol? Here are 10 of the most interesting facts about the great Robert De Niro.

1. Robert De Niro was born in a family of artists. Father, Robert De Niro Elder, was a renowned sculptor and artist. Mother, Virginia Admiral, was a painter and poet. Parents met at the courses of painting and later married.