Caption: Kit Harington at event of Sostu karai (2011)
Born: December 26, 1986
Star sign: Capricorn
Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)
Known for: Game of Thrones (2011), Pompeja (2014), How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014), Silent Hill: Revelation 3D (2012)
Kit Harington was born Christopher Catesby Harington in Acton, London, to Deborah Jane (Catesby), a former playwright, and David Richard Harington, a businessman. His mother named him after Christopher Marlowe, whose first name was shortened to Kit, a name Harington prefers. Harington's uncle is Sir Nicholas John Harington, the 14th Baronet ...