Melanie Amaro

by ethnic on August 17, 2012

Melanie Amaro Ethnic Background

Birth Name: Melanie Ann Amaro

Place of Birth: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.

Date of Birth: June 26, 1992

Ethnicity: Virgin Islander (African and European)

Melanie Amaro is an American singer. She won the first season of the American version of the show The X Factor, in 2011. She is the daughter of Debra and Hipolito Amaro.

Melanie was raised by her grandmother, Catherine, on Tortola, British Virgin Islands.

A picture of Melanie’s parents can be seen here.

{ 8 comments… read them below or add one }

andrew July 18, 2016 at 2:59 pm
madman July 18, 2016 at 8:39 am

British Virgin Islands —> Virgin Islander

LucarioCooper October 4, 2015 at 2:49 pm

She’s just British Caribbean when you think about it.

gtlady April 6, 2013 at 9:01 am

She’s Caribbean..that’s all!

fuzzybear44 September 15, 2012 at 2:01 am

She could be,there are alot people of Asian descent in the Caribbean.

anen87 August 22, 2012 at 4:25 pm

I thought she would be part asian judging by this picture alone

canela November 4, 2012 at 7:25 am

This information is not totally accurate, Melanie Amaro’s grandfather was my grandfather’s brother, and we are of puerto rican descent. Culebra, Puerto Rico.

andrew July 18, 2016 at 2:54 pm

On familysearch.org there are many people named “Amaro” in Puerto Rico.

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