Mohombi

Mohombi in 2011, photo by s_bukley/Bigstock.com

Birth Name: Mohombi Nzasi Moupondo

Place of Birth: Kinshasa, Zaire (Democratic Republic of the Congo)

Date of Birth: 17 October, 1986

Ethnicity:
*Congolese (father)
*Swedish (mother)

Mohombi is a Swedish-Congolese singer, songwriter, and dancer. He specializes in dance-pop/reggaeton.

Mohombi was born in Kinshasa, Zaire. His father, Rigobert Moupondo Mafundji, is a Congolese politician. His mother, Monica Elisabeth (Tallert), is Swedish, from Stockholm. He speaks Swedish, French, and English. He moved to Stockholm, Sweden in the late 1990s with his family.

Mohombi’s paternal grandparents were politician Sébastien Moupondo and Léoni.

Mohombi’s maternal grandfather was Arne Valfrid Tallert (the son of Ernst Valfrid Andersson, later Tallert, and of Bernhardina Viktoria Löthgren, later Lötgren). Arne was born in Stockholm. Ernst was the son of Johan Alfred Andersson and Sofia Charlotta Augusta Johnsson (later Sofia Augusta Charlotta Jonsson). Bernhardina was the daughter of Per August Löthgren and Emilia Christina Isaksdotter.

Mohombi’s maternal grandmother was Karin Manja Elisabet Sjögren (the daughter of Elof Sjögren and Manja Teresia Jonsson). Karin was born in Stockholm. Elof was the son of an unknown father and Eva Sofia Fredin. Manja was the biological daughter of Axel Wilhelm (later Vilhelm) Sjöswärd. She was fostered by Hanna Jonsson.

Sources: https://www.youtube.com

Genealogy of Mohombi (through his older sister) – https://www.myheritage.com

Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal grandfather, Arne Valfrid Tallert – https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-grandfather, Ernst Valfrid Andersson – https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Johan Alfred Andersson – https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Sofia Charlotta Augusta Johnsson – https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-grandmother, Bernhardina Viktoria Löthgren – https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Per August Löthgren – https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Emilia Christina Isaksdotter – https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Baptismal records of Mohombi’s maternal grandmother, Karin Manja Elisabet Sjögren – https://sok.riksarkivet.se
https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Baptismal records of Mohombi’s maternal great-grandfather, Elof Sjögren – https://sok.riksarkivet.se
https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Eva Sofia Fredin – https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-grandmother, Manja Teresia Jonsson – https://sok.riksarkivet.se

Genealogy of Mohombi’s biological maternal great-great-grandfather, Axel Vilhelm Sjösvärd – https://www.geni.com

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  1. Manila says:

    His father, Rigobert Moupondo Mafundji, is a Congolese politician. His mother, Monica Elisabeth (Tallert), is Swedish, from Stockholm.

    Mohombi’s paternal grandparents were politician Sébastien Moupondo and Léoni.

    Mohombi’s maternal grandfather was Arne Valfrid Tallert (the son of Ernst Valfrid Andersson, later Tallert, and of Bernhardina Viktoria Löthgren, later Lötgren). Arne was born in Stockholm. Ernst was the son of Johan Alfred Andersson and Sofia Charlotta Augusta Johnsson (later Sofia Augusta Charlotta Jonsson). Bernhardina was the daughter of Per August Löthgren and Emilia Christina Isaksdotter.

    Mohombi’s maternal grandmother was Karin Manja Elisabet Sjögren (the daughter of Elof Sjögren and Manja Teresia Jonsson). Karin was born in Stockholm. Elof was the son of an unknown father and Eva Sofia Fredin. Manja was the biological daughter of Axel Wilhelm (later Vilhelm) Sjöswärd. She was fostered by Hanna Jonsson.

    Genealogy of Mohombi’s older sister, Madiana Sesi Moupondo – https://www.myheritage.com/person-1000011_40340731_40340731/madiana-moupondo

    Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal grandfather, Arne Valfrid Tallert – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/00036635_00078

    Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-grandfather, Ernst Valfrid Andersson – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/00036635_00078

    Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Johan Alfred Andersson – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/A0012165_00008

    Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Sofia Charlotta Augusta Johnsson – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/00040906_00075

    Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-grandmother, Bernhardina Viktoria Löthgren – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/00006807_00072

    Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Per August Löthgren – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/C0015742_00045

    Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Emilia Christina Isaksdotter – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/C0014891_00056

    Baptismal records of Mohombi’s maternal grandmother, Karin Manja Elisabet Sjögren – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/00006837_00077
    https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/00017156_00210

    Baptismal records of Mohombi’s maternal great-grandfather, Elof Sjögren – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/00006809_00225
    https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/00015590_00070

    Baptismal record of Mohombi’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Eva Sofia Fredin – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/C0055207_00121

    Baptismal records of Mohombi’s maternal great-grandmother, Manja Teresia Jonsson – https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/00028287_00024

    Genealogy of Mohombi’s biological maternal great-great-grandfather, Axel Vilhelm Sjösvärd – https://www.geni.com/people/Axel-Vilhelm-Sj%C3%B6sv%C3%A4rd/6000000083354815797

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