Emayatzy Corinealdi

by stlucas on January 30, 2017

Birth Name: Emayatzy Evett Corinealdi

Place of Birth: Fort Knox, Hardin, Kentucky, United States

Date of Birth: January 14, 1980

Ethnicity:
*Panamanian (father)
*African-American (mother)

Emayatzy Corinealdi is an American actress. She was born in Fort Knox, Hardin, Kentucky, to a Panamarian father, Edward E. Corinealdi, and an African-American mother, Rosemarie Hilton, who is from Ohio. Emayatzy was raised between Germany and the U.S states of Ohio, Kansas, and New Jersey.

Her name was created by her father as a combination of her grandmother’s name, Emma, and the name of a princess from Panama, Yatzy.

Emayatzy’s maternal grandparents were Daniel Hilton (the son of Daniel Hilton and Ina Dye) and Emma Boone.

Sources: http://blackactors.net
http://www.backstage.com

Obituary of Emayatzy’s maternal grandfather, Daniel Hilton – http://www.vindy.com

Photo by kathclick/Bigstock.com

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stlucas May 7, 2017 at 12:56 pm

Her maternal grandparents were Daniel Hilton (the son of Daniel Hilton and Ina Dye) and Emma Boone.

stlucas May 7, 2017 at 12:57 pm

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