Birth Name: Natalie Jane Imbruglia
Place of Birth: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Date of Birth: 4 February, 1975
*English, Scottish, Irish, Welsh (mother)
Natalie Imbruglia is an Australian singer, songwriter, model, and actress. She has also taken on British citizenship.
Her father was Sicilian. Her mother’s ancestry includes English, Scottish, Irish, and Welsh. Her father was from Lipari, which is a beautiful island in the north of Sicily. Her sister is singer and songwriter Laura Imbruglia.
She has stated that she is very proud of her Italian heritage and enjoys visiting Italy. However, she does not speak Italian.
Natalie’s maternal grandfather was Jack Manning Anderson (the son of John Thomas Anderson and Masey Norman).
Natalie’s maternal grandmother was Zelda Mona Honnery (the daughter of Edward Honnery and Annie Agnes Gainey).
Sources: Genealogy of Natalie Imbruglia (focusing on her mother’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Genealogy of Natalie’s mother (focusing on her own mother’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
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