*Isabel Castro Granada (in Filipino)
*Isabel Granada y Castro (in Spanish)
Date of Birth: March 9, 1975
Place of Birth: Philippines
Date of Death: November 4, 2017
Place of Death: Doha, Qatar
Isabel Granada was a Filipino actress, singer, pilot, and athlete. She also held Spanish citizenship.
Isabel’s father, Humberto Ordóñez Granada (or Humberto Granada Ordóñez in Spanish), was a chief marine engineer, of half Filipino and half Spanish descent, from Majayjay, Laguna. Isabel’s mother, Isabel Castro Campos, is Spanish, from Ferrol, A Coruña.
Isabel was married to Arnel Principe Cowley, until her death. She had a son with her former husband, actor Jericho “Geryk” Genaskey Aguas.
She had said:
[I’m] Seventy-five percent [Spanish]. I’m an only child. I was born in the Philippines but I was raised in El Ferrol del Caudillo [Ferrol, A Coruña], Spain, which is quite far from Madrid. Twenty days after I was born, I was brought by my parents to Spain. My father was half-Filipino and half-Spaniard while my mother is pure Spaniard.
A picture of Isabel’s mother and son can be seen here.
Isabel’s paternal grandparents were Crispín Italia Granada and Wenceslawa Ordóñez.
Isabel’s maternal grandparents were surnamed Castro and Campos.
Source: Death record of Isabel’s father – https://www.familysearch.org