Caption: John Travolta and Kelly Preston at event of Ladder 49 (2004)
Actor, Soundtrack, Producer
Born: February 18, 1954
Star sign: Aquarius
Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)
Known for: Pulp Fiction (1994), Grease (1978), Face/Off (1997), Bolt (2008)
John Travolta was born in Englewood, New Jersey, one of six children of Helen Travolta (née Helen Cecilia Burke) and Salvatore Travolta. His father was of Italian descent and his mother was of Irish ancestry. His father owned a tire repair shop called Travolta Tires in Hillsdale, NJ. Travolta appeared in a local production of "Who'll Save the ...