Sosa 2010 photo by prphotos
Sammy Peralta Sosa
San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic
Date of Birth:
November 12, 1968
Race or Ethnicity:
The retired Major League baseball player was born in the Dominican Republic to Dominican parents.
The majority of Dominicans (about 73%) are made up of multiracial descendants while the reminder by full European (16%) and full African descendants (11%).
Sosa: An Autobiography, Sammy Sosa and Marcos Bretón, Time Warner, 2000, p.23.