Biography of John Travolta

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John Travolta is an American entertainer and artist. He made his presentation in the Broadway cast of Grease, just as the hit melodic Over Here! He shot to fame with his job as Vinnie Barbarino in the hit TV arrangement, Welcome Back Kotter, and the widely praised TV film, The Boy in the Plastic Bubble.

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Worldwide notoriety accompanied two progressive film industry hits, Saturday Night Fever and Grease. During the remainder of the 1970s, he confronted a progression of lemon making incorrectly vocation moves and turning down brilliant chances. He has acted in not all that genuine however industrially effective films, for example, Look Who’s Talking and its continuations. He made a vocation rebound when he featured in Quentin Tarantino’s wrongdoing crush, Pulp Fiction.

He earned his subsequent Academy Award designation and proceeded to win a Golden Globe for his exhibition in the widely praised film, Get Shorty. Other prominent movies of his profession incorporate Primary Colors and The General’s Daughter. John Travolta came back to his melodic roots with the film transformation of the Broadway crush, Hairspray, playing Edna Turnblad. With the assistance of hairpieces, make-up, outfits, and a fat suit, he convincingly changed himself into a huge lady to assume the job. He lost his oldest youngster in 2009 and his better half in 2020. This has negatively affected his vocation and he is as of now focused on bringing up his youngsters.

Youth and Early Life

  • John Travolta was conceived on February 18, 1954 in Englewood, New Jersey, where his dad, Salvatore was a semi-proficient American football player who claimed a tire mechanics shop while his mom, Helen Cecilia was an entertainer and artist.
  • The most youthful of six kids, his kin were Joey, Ellen, Ann, Margaret, and Sam. He went to Dwight Morrow High School, yet dropped out as a lesser at age 17 out of 1971.


  • John Travolta moved to New York City and got a job in a travel agency of the melodic Grease and the Broadway hit, Over Here. He at that point moved to Los Angeles for better possibilities.
  • His first TV job was of a fall casualty in, Emergency!, in 1972, yet his first noteworthy film job was as Billy Nolan, a domineering jerk in the blood and gore movie, Carrie, after four years.
  • His job as the strutting Vinnie Barbarino in the TV sitcom, Welcome Back, Kotter, publicized on ABC from 1975 to 1979, gave him the primary taste of acclaim.
  • He featured in The Boy in the Plastic Bubble, a 1976 made-for-TV film, circulated on ABC TV arrange. It was enlivened by the lives of David Vetter and Ted DeVita, who needed powerful insusceptible frameworks.
  • Urban Cowboy, a 1980 Western sentimental dramatization film about the affection detest connection between Buford Uan Davis ‘Bud’ played by John Travolta and Sissy played by Debra Winger, caught the decade’ notoriety of blue grass music.
  • His vocation hit a low fix with numerous basic disappointments including, Perfect, and Two of a Kind. During this period he turned down films that proceeded to be film industry hits.
  • In 1989, John Travolta featured in Look Who’s Talking which earned $297,000,000. The film was effective enough to bring forth two spin-offs: Look Who’s Talking Too, and, Look Who’s Talking Now, in the following four years.
  • The widely praised 1995 wrongdoing satire coordinated by Barry Sonnenfeld, Get Shorty, depended on Elmore Leonard’s tale of a similar name and featured John Travolta nearby Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, and Danny DeVito.
  • Face/Off, a 1997 activity spine chiller movie coordinated by John Woo was a basic and money related achievement. It featured Nicolas Cage and John Travolta playing a FBI specialist and a fear based oppressor, separately.
  • John Travolta attempted the job of Governor Jack Stanton in, Primary Colors, a 1998 show film dependent on the novel Primary Colors: A Novel of Politics, about Bill Clinton’s first presidential battle.
  • He featured in The General’s Daughter, a 1999 homicide puzzle movie dependent on a novel of a similar name by Nelson DeMille and coordinated by Simon West. The plot concerns the puzzling passing of the little girl of a noticeable general.
  • He played Mrs. Edna Turnblad in Hairspray, a 2007 American film dependent on the Broadway melodic of a similar name. It became he 6th most elevated netting melodic film in US film history.

Significant Works

  • The 1977 move film, Saturday Night Fever, featured John Travolta as Tony Manero, a lighthearted youngster. It was a tremendous business achievement, and fundamentally assisted with advocating disco music around the globe.
  • In Grease, a 1978 melodic film, he featured inverse Olivia Newton John. It was fruitful both basically and in the cinema world. Its soundtrack collection finished the year as the second-top of the line collection.
  • Mash Fiction, a 1994 wrongdoing movie coordinated by Quentin Tarantino, restored John Travolta’s vocation. One of the most huge movies of its period, it made $213,928,762 in the cinema world.


  • John Travolta was twice designated for the Oscars in the Best entertainer in driving job classification: in 1978 for Saturday Night Fever, and in 1995 for his job in Pulp Fiction.
  • In 1985, he was regarded with a Star on the Walk of Fame in the Motion Picture classification at 6901 Hollywood Blvd. The prestigious walkway stars salute the superstars who made Hollywood incredible.
  • He earned 6 Golden Globe designations for his jobs in Saturday Night Fever, Grease, Pulp Fiction, Get Shorty, Primary Colors and Hairspray. He won it in 1996 for Get Shorty.

Family and Personal Life

  • John Travolta was raised Roman Catholic, yet changed over to Scientology in 1975 to which he was presented in the wake of perusing the book Dianetics. Scientology instructs that individuals are eternal creatures who have overlooked their actual nature.
  • He wedded entertainer Kelly Preston in 1991 and by and by have two youngsters Ella Bleu and Benjamin. Their oldest child Jett was medically introverted and experienced Kawasaki ailment and kicked the bucket on a get-away in the Bahamas in 2009.
  • John Travolta lost his significant other Kelly Preston to bosom malignant growth in July 2020.

Random data

  • John Travolta is a guaranteed private pilot and claims 11 airplanes, including an ex-Qantas Boeing 707–138 carrier that bears the name Jett Clipper Ella to pay tribute to his kids.
  • This American entertainer of Italian and Irish legacy was nicknamed Bone during his adolescence because of his thin figure around then, while his family name signifies “high voltage” in Italian.

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