25 Sep 1968
Willard Christopher "Will" Smith Jr. was born
Earned the nickname of Prince. Started writing lyrics with his friend DJ Jazzy Jeff when he felt that he could rap efficiently
When the duo took off in popularity, Smith made and spent a lot of money on a house, cars and jewelry; leading to his near bankruptcy in his early twenties.
Will's Rapping Career
10 Sep 1988
Will and his childhood friend, Jeffrey Townes, won the first Grammy award in the rap category..
Will's First Marriage
7 Jun 1992
Will married Sheree Zampino.
Will's First Child
Will's 1st son, Willard Christopher Smith III was born..
Will and Sheree divorced..
Fresh Prince of Bel Air
The Fresh Prince of Bel Air TV show comes to an end.
Stars in Independence Day
Later on in life Will remarried to Jada Pinkett Smith they got married on Decemebr 31,1997. Until this day they are still married and have two successful children.
Will's 2nd child..
Will's 2nd son but Smith’s first child with Jada Pinkett-Smith, Jaden Christopher Syre, is born.
Turns down the role of Neo in the Wachowski Brothers’ The Matrix to star in The Wild, Wild West.
Will's 3rd child..
Will's daughter, Willow Camille Reign Smith, was born..
Saves a teenage fan from choking by performing the Heimlich manoeuvre after sneaking up on her to wish her happy birthday in a shopping mall.
Requests a restraining order against his 66-year-old former caretaker Mike Cooley, alleging he has stalked the couple and their children for some time
Is dropped by record company Sony, allegedly because they feel he is too old. The couple’s former housekeeper sues them for allegedly failing to pay approximately 1,640 hours of overtime pay. Creates the sitcom All of Us with his wife Jada Pinkett Smith
The hit movie IRobot Will was the Producer he was also Nominated for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture. He wals aso the Executive Producer for The Seat Filler.
Hosts the Live 8 concert in Philadelphia.Falls victim to identity theft when 45-year-old Carlos Lomax obtains $33,000 worth of credit cards under the actor’s name. Releases successful Lost & Found LP with Interscope Records after being dropped by Sony. Enters the Guinness Book of Records for attending three premieres within 24 hours
Pursuit of Happiness
Pursuit of Happiness was a movie that starred Will Smith and his son, Jayden. It was a big hit in America and other countries as well.
Walk of Fame
Has his hand and footprints immortalised on the Walk of Fame on Hollywood Boulevard
Invests $1 million in a new school near his California home
Will Smith & Babara Walters
TV Guide reported that Smith has been selected as one of America’s top ten most fascinating people of 2008 for a Barbara Walters ABC special.
2008’s top US money-making star
Smithis voted 2008’s top US money-making star by a survey of movie exhibitors
BET Awards Ceremony
Wins the Best Actor award at the BET Awards ceremony
Announced as producer of a remake of The Karate Kid which is to star his son Jaden
Columbia announces that Smith is to appear in a sequel to the 2008 film Hancock
Peter Berg announces that shooting of the sequel to Hancock is to be delayed to allow Smith to spend more time with his family and to help his son Jayden tackle a starring role in the forthcoming remake of The Karate Kid
In 2003 Will Smith was in the famous movie Bad Boys II. He also guest starred on the famous sitcom All Of us.