Don Ameche

by Lil Vacha on May 4, 2010

Birth Name: Dominic Felix Amici

Date of Birth: May 31, 1908

Place of Birth: Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States

Date of Death: December 6, 1993

Place of Death: Scottsdale, Arizona

Ethnicity:
*Italian (father)
*German, English, Scottish, Irish (mother)

Don Ameche was an American actor. His mother, Barbara Edda (Hertel), had German, English, Scottish, and Irish ancestry. His father, Felice/Felix Amici, was Italian, from Montemonaco, Province of Ascoli Piceno, Marche, Italy.

Don’s paternal grandparents were Domenico Amici (the son of Giuseppe Amici) and Caterina Marini.

Don’s maternal grandparents were George W. Hertel (the son of Mathias Hertel and Mary Nellie Lee) and Elizabeth Teal (the daughter of Samuel Teal and Margaret Jane Pickens).

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andrew November 8, 2015 at 1:22 pm

Don’s father, Felice/Felix, was born in Montemonaco, Province of Ascoli Piceno, Marche, Italy.

Don’s paternal grandparents were Domenico Amici (the son of Giuseppe Amici) and Caterina Marini.

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