Shiloh Jolie-Pitt holds a bizarre record that most probably does not know. Many were looking forward to meeting Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's firstborn in 2006 and her figure when she was a child had been immortalized.
Shiloh Jolie-Pitt The First Infant Made Into A Wax Figure
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie welcomed their first baby, Shiloh Jolie-Pitt, on May 27, 2006. Her arrival was a big deal because everyone wanted to have the first glimpse of her.
Months after Jolie and Pitt welcomed Shiloh, her likeness was made into a wax figure making her a world record of the first infant ever whose whole likeness was made into a wax figure, Nikki Swift reported.
Shiloh's wax figure was unveiled on July 26, 2006. The Shiloh exhibit at New York's Madame Tussauds Wax Museum shows her sleeping soundly in a nursery while her parents Angelina and Brad watch over her. The nursery has an African theme.
Visitors can have a picture of themselves with Shiloh and her family and $1 from each photo purchase will be donated to UNICEF.
Shiloh is an "iconic figure in world popular culture, even though she's only a few months old," said Madame Tussauds general manager Janine DiGioacchino as quoted by CBS News.
More Shiloh Jolie-Pitt Facts
Shiloh Jolie-Pitt is a Namibian citizen. Angelina Jolie gave birth to her in Swakopmund, Namibia, Africa. Following her birth, the African officials offered Jolie and Brad Pitt Namibian citizenship for their child and they agreed.
Namibian governor Samuel Nuuyoma told People that it was "an honor for our country, Namibia," that Shiloh is one of them, adding that "the birth of a baby is something very special in our African tradition."
Pitt and Jolie thought much about her name and gave her a unique one. Shiloh means "the peaceful one" based on Easton's Bible Dictionary.
Shiloh Jolie-Pitt is also one of the highest-paid baby covers of all time. People paid her parents a whopping $4.1 million to run her debut baby photos on its June 2006 cover, which sold 2.2 million copies. However, her twin siblings Knox and Vivienne made more when they graced the cover earning their parents between $11 and $20 million.