Jennifer Beals

Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 19, 1963

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

Jennifer Beals is an American actress and model. She is known for her roles in the movies Flashdance and Devil in a Blue Dress. Her father, Alfred Leroy Beals, was African-American. Her mother, Jeanne Anderson, was white, and had Irish ancestry. Jennifer is married to Canadian entrepreneur Ken Dixon, with whom she has a daughter.

A picture of Jennifer’s parents can be seen here.

Jennifer’s paternal grandparents were Henry Beals and Susan “Susie” Ford (the daughter of Joseph “Joe” Ford and Francis/Frances Shipp). Francis was the daughter of Milam Shipp and Mary Brooks.

Source: Information on Jennifer’s father – http://www.findagrave.com

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116 Responses

  1. phaedra says:

    She looks Italian or Spanish. She looks 100% Mediterranean.

  2. slowdive says:

    She looks for her age cause dem hidden black genes.

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