Birth Name: Isabella Khair Hadid
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Date of Birth: October 9, 1996
*Arab Palestinian (father)
Bella’s father, Mohamed Hadid, who was born in Nazareth, Israel, is an Arab Palestinian (he is of the Muslim religion, and has said, “I wouldn’t call myself a ‘devout’ Muslim… but I’m very proud of my heritage”). However, Bella has said, “He [my father] was always religious, and he always prayed with us. I am proud to be a Muslim.”
Bella’s mother, television personality, model, and interior designer Yolanda Hadid (née Yolanda van den Herik), is Dutch, from Papendrecht.
Bella’s paternal grandparents were Anwar Mohamed Hadid and Kharia Daher.
Bella’s father has said that he is descended from Zahir al-Umar, an autonomous Arab ruler of northern Palestine in the mid-18th century.
Bella’s maternal grandmother is named Ans. She is pictured here.
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