Birth Name: Ely Eleandre Basiño Buendia
Place of Birth: Naga City, Camarines Sur, Philippines
Date of Birth: November 2, 1970
Ethnicity: Filipino (Bicolano)
Ely Buendia is a Filipino musician, writer, and director. He is known for being a frontman of the bands Eraserheads and Pupil.
Ely’s paternal grandfather was Gaspar Buendía Villamora (later Gaspar Villamora Buendia, Sr.; the son of Rudecindo Buendía y Callo and Basilia Villamora y Azor). Rudecindo was the son of Maximiano Buendía and Dominga Callo. Basilia was the daughter of Vicente Villamora and Andrea Azor.
Ely’s paternal grandmother was Gliceria Revilla Rodríguez (later Gliceria Rodriguez Revilla; the daughter of Daniel Revilla y Oliquino, later Daniel Oliquino Revilla, and of Vicenta Rodríguez y Belleza). Daniel was the son of Máximo Revilla and Paula Oliquino. Vicenta was the daughter of Hilario Rodríguez y Luna (the son of Felipe Rodríguez and Escolástica Luna) and Dominga Belleza y Abad (the daughter of Santiago Belleza and Juana Abad).
Ely’s maternal grandfather was Felipe Atas Basiño (the son of José Basiño and Agustina Atas).
Ely’s maternal grandmother was Antonia Alarcon Ruiz (the daughter of Estanislao Ruiz and Ricarda Alarcón).
Sources: Genealogy of Ely Buendia – http://www.geni.com