Lolo Jones

Birth Name: Lori Susan Jones

Place of Birth: Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 5, 1982

Ethnicity: African-American, French, German, Irish, Swedish, Cherokee Native American, Chippewa Native American, Norwegian

Lolo Jones is an American hurdler and bobsledder. She specializes in the 60 and 100 meter hurdles.

Lolo is the daughter of Lori and James Jones. Her father is black and her mother is white. Lolo has said, “I am French, German, Irish, Swedish, Native American (Cherokee and Chippewa), Norwegian, Black and White.”

She is a devout Christian.

Source: Information about some of Lolo’s family –

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Curious about ethnicity

17 Responses

  1. Pegzi says:

    Doesn’t look Native American.

  2. Kimmel says:

    She’s wonderful looking but still unusal because of all the ethnic mixes.

  3. nthn820 says:

    how does she know she has Native American ancestry?

  4. FirstLala says:

    She posted a picture of her with her dad on her twitter:

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