Born on July 6, 1946; Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone is the eldest son of Frank and Jackie Stallone. His father was a hair stylist. Stallone has been one of the most popular action stars over the last three decades and is most noted for his roles as Rocky and Rambo. His famous snarl is the result of an accident at birth. Forceps used during his delivery severed nerves in his face and has given him his distinctive facial feature. Young Stallone spent his early childhood in New York City and Washington DC. He attended college at the University of Miami.