Place of Birth: Santiago, Chile
Date of Birth: 23 November, 1987
Snooki, also known under her legal name, Nicole Elizabeth Polizzi, is an American television personality and dancer. She is known for starring on the reality show Jersey Shore. She was born in Chile, and was adopted by an American family of Italian heritage. She stated in an interview that she biologically has Spanish heritage and that she has not met her biological parents.
Snooki is a self-proclaimed “guidette” who received her nickname “Snooki” in middle school, after the character “Snooki the Cootchie Crook” from the movie Save the Last Dance.
A DNA test of undetermined reliability, shown on television in 2014, stated that Snooki has Romani, Croatian, Macedonian, Slovakian, Russian, Andalusian (Spanish), Jewish, Iberian (of unspecificed ethnicity), Middle Eastern (of unspecificed ethnicity), South Asian (of unspecificed ethnicity), and East Asian (of unspecificed ethnicity) ancestry.
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