Anika Noni Rose
Place of Birth: Bloomfield, Connecticut, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 6, 1972
Anika Noni Rose is an American singer and actress.
Her parents are both African-American.
Referring to having taken a DNA test, she has said:
I found out that I’m from the West Coast of Africa… And I am very British and very Irish and some Native American – black foot, Virginia, and one Asian. I expected it, because I know what my people look like. It’s very, very interesting.
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