Place of Birth: Mission Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: April 23, 1961
Ethnicity: Mestizo Mexican
George Lopez is an American comedian, actor, and television personality. His father was a Mexican immigrant, from Nayarit. His mother was born in Los Angeles, of Mexican descent.
George’s paternal grandparents were Francisco Lopez and Josefa.
George’s maternal grandparents were John Hernandez (the son of Pedro Hernandez and Raphaela) and Benita N. Torres (the daughter of Alfonso Torres and Manulea Mares).
A DNA test whose results were displayed on the show Lopez Tonight (2009) stated that George’s genetic ancestry is:
*32% Native American
*9% East Asian
*4% Sub-Saharan African
The exact accuracy of the DNA tests on Lopez Tonight has been questioned by genealogist Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak.
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