Anthony Joshua

BT British Olympic Ball 2012 - Arrivals

Birth Name: Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua

Place of Birth: Watford, Hertfordshire, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 15 October, 1989

*Nigerian, Irish (father)
*Nigerian (mother)

Anthony Joshua is a British professional boxer. He competes in the heavyweight division.

Anthony is the son of Yetunde Adebukunola O. (Odusanya) and Jonathan T. Joshua. His father is of Nigerian and Irish descent, and his mother is of Nigerian ancestry. His Nigerian ancestry is Yoruba.

Anthony’s maternal grandparents are James A. Odusanya and Olufunmilayo Solanke.


Marriage record of Anthony’s parents –

Marriage record of Anthony’s maternal grandparents, James A. Odusanya and Olufunmilayo Solanke –

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