Kyle Kuzma

by ethnic on January 3, 2018

Place of Birth: Flint, Michigan, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 24, 1995

*African-American (father)
*Ukrainian, English, German (mother)

Kyle Kuzma is an American professional basketball player. His mother, Karri Kuzma, is white, and has Ukrainian, English, and German ancestry. Little is known about his father, but it is assumed that he is African-American.

Kyle’s maternal grandfather is named Kenneth Gene Kuzma.

Kyle’s maternal grandmother is Cheryl Lynn Pickelman (the daughter of Albert Junior Pickelman and Martha Virginia Redding). Albert was the son of Albert George Pickelman and Amalia “Molly” Zeitler, who was born in the Volga village of Krasenyahr, Russia, to ethnic German parents. Martha was the daughter of James Lynn Redding and Myrtle Irene Crow.

Source: Obituary of Kyle’s maternal great-grandmother, Martha Virginia (Redding) Pickelman –



by ethnic on December 17, 2017

Birth Name: Daniel Hernandez

Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York​, U.S.

Date of Birth: May 18, 1996

*Puerto Rican (father)
*Mexican (mother)

Tekashi69 is an American rapper. He was born to a Mexican mother and a Puerto Rican father. He stated his parents’ background in an interview. Tekashi69 is able to speak Spanish.


Lil Pump

by ethnic on December 2, 2017

Birth name: Gazzy Garcia

Place of Birth: Miami, Florida, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 17, 2000

*Cuban (father)
*Mexican (mother)

Lil Pump is an American rapper, producer, and songwriter. He was born and raised in Miami, Florida. He gained fame through his Instagram following and his hit song, “Gucci Gang”.


Tyler Johnson

by ethnic on October 25, 2017

Place of Birth: Grand Forks, North Dakota, U.S.

Date of Birth: May 7, 1992

*European (mother)
*Possibly African-American (father)

Tyler Johnson is a professional American basketball player. He is the son of Jennifer and Milton Johnson. His mother is white and his father is possibly African-American but this is not confirmed.


Tammy Rivera

by ethnic on October 17, 2017

Tammy Rivera – 2017 BET Awards – Arrivals – Microsoft Theater – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: phred mosbey / PR Photos

Place of Birth: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 30, 1986

*Nicaraguan (father)
*African-American (mother)

Tammy Rivera is an American television personality, singer, fashion designer, and businessperson. Her father is Nicaraguan and her mother is African-American. She stated her heritage in an interview with Ebro on Hot 97.

Tammy is married to rapper Waka Flocka Flame. She has a daughter.