Libertad Mariposa Phoenix was born on July 5, 1976 in
Caracas, Venezuela. She was the fourth sibling. Liberty, being
born on Liberty Day in Venezuela, would inspire her parents to give her the
name "Libertad". Liberty had worked a couple of acting roles, and
she competed against Summer for a role in Russkies, but Summer ended up
getting the role. After those roles, Liberty stopped acting.
Later she would join her father
for a few years in Costa Rica to help him run his vegetarian restaurant with
On June 12, 1997 Liberty gave birth to her first son, Rio
Everest Phoenix. She named him Rio, the Spanish form of River, in tribute of
her brother. The whole family was present, and she gave birth in the
family's pool. Joaquin cut the umbilical cord, and the family buried it under
a new tree in the backyard.
"It was amazing. She had
the baby in water--it's more soothing for the mother. He came out eyes
open under water. So cute. I was crying the whole time, but
Liberty didn't cry once. She didn't even take an Advil for the
"He is gorgeous, curls and
he is beautiful bronze. He is half Costa Rican His daddy is Costa Rican and he
is just, aahh, so, gorgeous."-Joaquin
Two years later, on November 9, 1999 Indigo Orion was born.
Liberty currently sings in a country band and owns a pie bakery. She is
expecting her third child.
Here are some quick facts about Liberty:
¦sings in Country band ¦born
on Liberty Day in Venezuela ¦doesn't act ¦5'4"¦doesn't
Also, here is her filmography:
Seven Brides and Seven Brothers (1982)
Kate's Secret (1986-TV) [1st Brownie]