Birth Name: Lorenzo Fernando Lamas
Place of Birth: Santa Monica, California
Date of Birth: January 20, 1958
Lorenzo Lamas is an American actor. His father, Fernando Lamas (Fernando Álvaro Lamas y de Santos), was an Argentinian actor, born in Buenos Aires. His mother, Arlene Dahl (Arlene Carol Dahl), is an American actress, born in Minnesota, of Norwegian descent.
Lorezno’s maternal grandparents were Rudolph Sylvester Dahl (the son of Jacob Andreas Dahl and Ingeborg “Emma” Orwoll) and Idelle Ingeborg Swan (the daughter of Johan Jensen Svangrønning and Anne Brubakk). Jacob was born in Bakke, Norway. Ingeborg was born in Minnesota, to Norwegian parents, from Sogndal. Johan was born in Buvika, Norway. Anne was also Norwegian.
Sources: Genealogy of Lorenzo Lamas (focusing on his mother’s side) – http://www.geni.com
Lorenzo’s mother on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
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