Neither news outlet has deemed Shiloh/John transgendered, but The Advocate describes the child as ' assigned female at birth.'
She wants to be a boy. So we had to cut her hair. She likes to wear boys’ everything. She thinks she’s one of the brothers.
According to Pitt recently, the whole family has obliged Shiloh's insistence on being called John.
So there you have it. While it would not be appropriate to draw any conclusions about 8-year-old behavior, at least we can all admit that good-looking kids look great in suits.
Answers to questions about transgender from the American Psychology Association here.