Natalie Imbruglia

Natalie Imbruglia

Imbruglia in 2012, photo by s_bukley/

Birth Name: Natalie Jane Imbruglia

Place of Birth: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Date of Birth: 4 February, 1975

*father – Italian/Sicilian
*mother – English, Scottish, Irish, Welsh

Natalie Imbruglia is an Australian singer, songwriter, model, and actress. She has also taken on British citizenship.

She is the daughter of Maxene and Elliot Imbruglia. 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. Natalie has one child.

She has stated that she is 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). Masey was the daughter of John Norman and Eliza Bunt.

Natalie’s maternal grandmother was Zelda Mona Honnery (the daughter of Edward Honnery and Annie Agnes Gainey). Zelda was born in Warialda, New South Wales. Edward was the son of Edward Ornery/Honnery and Mary Frazer. Annie was the daughter of Hilton William Ambrose Gainey and Elizabeth/Agnes Jane Gilligan.

Sources: Genealogies of Natalie Imbruglia (focusing on her mother’s side) –

Genealogy of Natalie’s mother (focusing on her own mother’s side) –


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9 Responses

  1. savanna says:

    She is the daughter of Maxene Anderson and Elliot Imbruglia.

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