Birth Name: Melanie Janine Brown
Place of Birth: Harehills, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: 29 May, 1975
*English, possibly Welsh (mother)
Mel B is a British musician, television personality, actress, dancer, and model, also known as Scary Spice or Melanie Brown. She is one of the original members of the female group The Spice Girls, along with Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton, Melanie C, and Geri Halliwell.
Her father, Martin Brown, who is black, is from Saint Kitts and Nevis. Her mother, Andrea Dixon, who is white, is English. Mel has three children, including one with American actor Eddie Murphy. Mel has extended family in Wales.
Mel’s maternal grandparents are Stanley Dixon and Eileen Mary English.
A picture of Mel and her mother can be seen here.
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