Birth Name: Alodia Almira Arraiza Gosiengfiao
Date of Birth: March 9, 1988
Ethnicity: Filipino [Ibang, Waray], 1/8th Chinese, Basque
Alodia Gosiengfiao is a Filipina cosplayer, model, television presenter, singer, and actress.
She is the daughter of Ed Perez Gosiengfiao and Mariglor G. Arraiza. The surname Arraiza is Basque. Her father has Ibang ancestry and her mother has Waray ancestry.
Alodia’s paternal grandfather is Eduardo Pagulayan Gosiengfiao (the son of Severino Tuisieng Gosiengfiao and Engracia Pagulayan). Severino was a Chinese emigrant from Xiamen, Fujian province.
Alodia’s paternal grandmother is Emiliana Atabug Perez (the daughter of Alfonso Pérez and Sabina Atabug).
Sources: Genealogy of Alodia Gosiengfiao (focusing on her father’s side) – http://www.geni.com
photo by Vernon Chan