Birth Name: Elizabeth Alice MacGraw
Place of Birth: Pound Ridge, New York
Date of Birth: April 1, 1939
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)
Ali MacGraw is an American actress and model. She is known for starring in the film Love Story (1970).
Ali’s father, Richard MacGraw, was born in New Jersey, and had Scottish ancestry. Ali’s mother, Frances Moskoczi (Klein), was born in Massachusetts, to Hungarian Jewish parents. Ali was not raised knowing about her Jewish background.
Ali’s paternal grandparents were Augustus Prval MacGraw and Elizabeth.
Ali’s maternal grandparents were Maurice Klein (the son of Aaron Klein and Fanny) and Pauline Donner (the daughter of Moritz/Morice/Morris Donner and Mathilde/Matilda Mettelman/Mittleman/Mattelman/Mistal). Maurice and Pauline were both Hungarian Jewish immigrants. Maurice was from Szepsi. Pauline was from Krusitnvoz. Mathilde was the daughter of Isidor Mattelman and Julia Meisler.
Sources: Marriage record of Ali’s maternal grandparents, Maurice Klein and Pauline Donner – https://familysearch.org
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