Birth Name: America Athene Olivo
Place of Birth: Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: January 5, c. late 1970s
*Italian, Chilean, Basque, Spanish (father)
*Belgian, Irish (mother)
America Olivo is an American actress, singer, and model. She was featured in a video about being “multiracial” in Hollywood. She has stated that her ancestry was “Chilean, Basque, Spanish, Italian, Irish and Belgian”.
Her father, Nello Olivo, is a winery operator. He was born in California, of Chilean, Basque, Spanish, and Italian descent. Her mother, Danica d’Hondt, is an actress, writer, and businessperson, who was Miss Canada 1959. She was born in England, to a Belgian father and an Irish mother, and was raised in Canada. America’s uncle is Walter D’Hondt, who won an Oylmpic Gold Medal for rowing.
America has American, Canadian, and Italian citizenship.
America’s paternal grandmother’s surname was “Nunez”.
America’s maternal grandparents were Walter D’Hondt and Sheillagh M. O’Brien.
Sources: Birth record of America’s mother – https://familysearch.org
Passenger record of America’s mother – https://familysearch.org
Marriage record of America’s maternal grandparents, Walter D’Hondt and Sheillagh M. O’Brien – https://familysearch.org
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