15 Facts About Tom Cruise That Completed Us

15 Facts About Tom Cruise That Completed Us

Tom Cruise is one of the longest-lasting of the current crop of Hollywood titans. Since 1981, Cruise has been on the silver screen to entertain the masses with that toothy grin of his. Throughout his career, he has had several roles that have tested his body through insane stunts and tested his emotions through quality performances. It doesn’t hurt that he’s been a handsome dreamboat ever since he popped up on Endless Love, too.

Yet, while he’s arguably the most famous man in the world, there are still some things about Tom Cruise that could surprise you. No, no, no; not that stuff. We’re not going to go into that stuff. We’re going to talk about other stuff. Fun stuff. Stuff that won’t get us put on a list if we were to point it out…

Speaking of lists, here’s a list of some facts about Tom Cruise you probably didn’t know about.

Tom Cruise Day

CRACKED.COM Tom cruise There's an annual Tom cruise Day in Japan. Since 2006, Tom Cruise Day has been recognized by the Japanese Memorial Day Association every October 10th. Cruise was given this honor for visiting Japan more than any other Hollywood actor.

Source: Goliath, UNN

Ingrid Bergman

CRACKED.COM Tom cruise Ingrid Bergman was his first celebrity crush. In an interview with People, Cruise admitted that he was smitten with Bergman when he saw her in in the 1946 Alfred Hitchcock thriller Notorious.

Source: People

Aladdin

Tom cruise Disney's Aladdin was modeled after him. The animators originally made Aladdin smaller and less heroic-looking, to make him more like an underdog - until Disney chairman Jeffrey Katzenberg told them to make him look like Cruise, to make it more believable for Jasmine to fall for him. CRACKED.COM

Source: BuzzFeed

Sign up for the Cracked Newsletter

Get the best of Cracked sent directly to your inbox!

Forgot Password?