Birth Name: Albert Lincoln Roker, Jr.
Place of Birth: Queens, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: August 20, 1954
*Afro-Jamaican, possibly African-American (mother)
Al Roker is an American television personality, weather forecaster, actor, and author.
Al is the son of Isabel Bernadette (Smith) and Albert Lincoln Roker.
Al’s paternal grandfather was Albert Roker. Albert was born in Exuma, the Bahamas.
Al’s paternal grandmother was Remilda/Remelda Sullivan Johnson. Remilda was born in the British West Indies.
Al’s maternal grandparents were Charles Alfred Smith and Leila Maud Howden. Charles was from Pennsylvania. Leila was born in Kingston, Jamaica, to Afro-Jamaican parents.
Sources: Genealogy of Al Roker – https://www.wikitree.com
Genealogy of Al Roker (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com
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