|Given Name||Thomas Wesley Pentz|
|Date of Birth||Nov 10, 1978 - Age 42|
|Label||Big Dada / Mad Decent / Hyatt Records|
- Diplo studied music and film at Philadelphia's Temple University.
- His moniker is short for diplodocus, his favourite dinosaur.
- His major influences include Timbaland, DJ Shadow, Pete Rock and Jay Swift.
- He has a young son named Lockett.
- Diplo dated M.I.A. for 5 years.