He is known as one of the most handsome and well-dressed actors of all time. Yes, we are talking about none other than the ‘Gravity’ star George Clooney, who has turned 55 on Friday.

Good look was in the gene of Clooney as his mother, Nina Bruce was a beauty queen and father was a former anchorman of a game show host Nick Clooney.

Did you know, Clooney in his youth worked in tobacco fields and took up smoking into his late 20s. The handsome hunk quit smoking after one of his uncles died from lung cancer. Well, on his birthday, we bring you five rare facts about George Clooney, which we bet you haven’t heard till now.

1. Sexy Clooney

2. Hot At 55

3. Best Man

4. Vogue Cover Star

5. Tried Baseball

6. The Awards