Birth Name: Nia Temple Sanchez
Place of Birth: Sacramento, California, United States
Date of Birth: February 15, 1990
*Mexican, German (father)
*Spanish, German, English, other (mother)
Nia Sanchez is an American actress, model, taekwondo coach, television host, and beauty queen. She won Miss USA 2014.
Her father was born on a German military base, and raised in Germany, the son of an American father of Mexican descent, and of a German mother. Her mother was born on a military base in Iran, to American parents.
Nia is married to actor and model Daniel Booko.
Nia’s paternal grandparents are Wilbur David Sanchez and Karin Tempel.
Nia’s maternal grandfather was Theodore Douglas “Ted” Sanford (the son of Theodore Dale Sanford and a woman surnamed Cobb). Theodore was the son of Ira Sanford and Evelyn Grace Hitchcock, whose father was Canadian.
Nia’s maternal grandmother is Linda Marie Evans (the daughter of Jacobsen).
Sources: Nia’s maternal great-grandfather, Theodore Dale Sanford, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Nia’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Ira Sanford, on the 1880 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Nia’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Evelyn Grace Hitchcock, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Birth record of Nia’s maternal grandmother, Linda Marie Evans – https://www.familysearch.org
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