Birth Name: Ksenia Anatolyevna Sobchak
Place of Birth: St. Petersburg, Russia
Date of Birth: 5 November, 1981
Ethnicity: Polish, Czech, Russian, Ukrainian, Ashkenazi Jewish
Ksenia Sobchak is a Russian television anchor, journalist, socialite, and actress.
Her father, Anatoly Sobchak, a politician, was Mayor of Saint Petersburg, from 1991 to 1996, and co-wrote the Constitution of the Russian Federation. Her mother, Lyudmila Narusova, is a politician, who was a member of the Federation Council of Russia, representing Tyva Republic and Bryansk Oblast. Her father was of Polish, Czech, Russian, and Ukrainian descent. Her mother is of Russian and Jewish origin. She identifies herself as of Jewish heritage, but not religiously.
Ksenia’s paternal grandfather is Aleksander Antonovich Sobchak (the son of Anton Semyonovich Sobchak and Anna Ivanovna). Ksenia’s great-grandfather Anton was Polish. Anna was Czech.
Ksenia’s paternal grandmother is Nadezhda Andreyevna Litvinova (the daughter of Andrey Litvinov). Nadezhda’s father was Russian and her mother was Ukrainian.
Ksenia’s maternal grandparents are Boris Moiseevich Narusovich (the son of Moisey Narusovich) and Valentina Vladimirovna Hlebospolova (the daughter of Vladimir Hlebospolov). Boris is Jewish.
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