Birth Name: Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua
Place of Birth: Watford, Hertfordshire, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: 15 October, 1989
*25% Irish, possibly other
Anthony Joshua is a British professional boxer. He competes in the heavyweight division.
Anthony is the son of Yetunde Adebukunola (Odusanya) and Jonathan Joshua. His father is of Nigerian and Irish descent, and his mother is of Nigerian ancestry. His Nigerian ancestry is Yoruba.
Anthony’s paternal grandfather was named Isaaco Joshua. Isaaco was Nigerian.
Anthony’s paternal grandmother was Moya V. Harper (the daughter of parents surnamed Harper and Hussey). Moya was born in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, and was a white British woman, with Irish ancestry.
Anthony’s maternal grandparents are named James A. Odusanya and Olufunmilayo Solanke.
Marriage record of Anthony’s parents – https://familysearch.org
Marriage record of Anthony’s maternal grandparents, James A. Odusanya and Olufunmilayo Solanke – https://familysearch.org