William Bradley Pitt is the oldest of three children. He was born
on December 18, 1963, in Shawnee, Oklahoma. His mother was a school counselor
and his father worked as an executive at a trucking firm.
The family moved
to Springfield, Missouri, where Brad attended Kickapoo High School.
Bradley Pitt is the first child of Jane, a guidance counselor, and Bill, a trucking
company manager. Though Brad is born in Shawnee, Oklahoma,the family later moves
to Springfield, Missouri, where the Pitt family growsto include brother Doug and
sister Julie. In Springfield Brad also worked for Colonel Day's Levi Emporium
as a salesman.