Birth Name: John Anthony Frusciante
Place of Birth: Queens, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: March 5, 1970
*Italian, Puerto Rican (father)
*English, possibly other (mother)
John Frusciante is an American guitarist, singer, composer, and producer. He is the former guitarist for the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. Other members of the band include/have included Flea, Anthony Kiedis, Josh Klinghoffer, Dave Navarro, and Chad Smith.
He is the son of Gail West (Haworth), a musician, and John Augustus Frusciante, a retired judge.
John’s paternal grandfather was named John C. Frusciante. John had Italian ancestry, in Apice, Benevento, Italy.
John’s paternal grandmother was Lydia Fortunata Colón Jiménez (the daughter of Hermogenez/Hermogenes Jiménez de Soto and Maria Dolores Colón Ortega). Lydia was born in Aibonito County, Puerto Rico. Hermogenez was born in Caguas, the son of Genaro Jiménez de Delgado and Brigida Soto. Maria Dolores was born in Barranquitas County, the daughter of Ramon Colón and Angela Ayala Ortega.
John’s maternal grandmother was named Edith Haworth.
Photo by Prphotos.com