Birth Name: Jasmine Marie Villegas
Place of Birth: San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States
Date of Birth: December 7, 1993
*father – Mexican [Spanish, Indigenous]
*mother – Filipino, German, Irish
Jasmine V, previously credited as Jasmine Villegas, is an American pop and R&B singer, and actress. She is the daughter of Bernadette (Vales) and Robert G. Villegas. Her father is of Mexican (Spanish, Native American) descent. Her mother likely has Filipino, German, and Irish ancestry.
Jasmine was in the music video “Baby” by Justin Bieber, where she played his love interest. She does not speak Tagalog but does speak some Spanish. In an Interview, she said that she is proud to be Mexican and Filipino.
Jasmine has a daughter.
Jasmine’s paternal grandfather is Richard D. Villegas (the son of “Max” Villegas and “Sadie” Sanchez). Richard was born in Texas.
Jasmine’s paternal grandmother is Rebecca Gutierrez (the daughter of Jose Concepcion Gutierrez and Severa Garcia). Rebecca was born in Texas.
Sources: Jasmine states her ancestry on Twitter – https://mobile.twitter.com
Birth record of Jasmine’s paternal grandfather, Richard D. Villegas – https://familysearch.org
Birth record of Jasmine’s paternal grandmother, Rebecca Gutierrez – https://familysearch.org
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