Cuban

Miguel Díaz-Canel

by Manila on April 21, 2018

Birth Name: Miguel Mario Díaz-Canel Bermúdez

Place of Birth: Placetas, Villa Clara, Cuba

Date of Birth: 20 April, 1960

Ethnicity: Cuban [Spanish (Asturian), possibly other]

Miguel Díaz-Canel is a Cuban politician. He has served as the 19th President of Cuba, since 19 April, 2018. He has been a member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of Cuba, since 2003. He was previously Minister of Higher Education, from 8 May, 2009 to 21 March, 2012, and the 3rd First Vice President of Cuba, from 24 February, 2013 to 19 April, 2018.

His father, Miguel Díaz-Canel, is a mechanical plant worker. His mother, Aida Bermúdez, is a schoolteacher.

Miguel is married to Lis Cuesta Peraza. He has two children with his former wife, dentist Marta Villanueva.

One of Miguel’s paternal great-grandfathers, Ramón Díaz-Canel, emigrated from Castropol, Asturias, Spain.

Source: https://www.lavozdegalicia.es

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Kether Donohue

by stlucas on April 3, 2018

Kether Donohue – 2016 Summer TCA Tour – Fox Press Tour – Arrivals – The Beverly Hilton Hotel, 9876 Wilshire Boulevard – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Kether A. Fernandez

Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: October 31, 1985

Ethnicity:
*Cuban [Spanish, possibly other] (father)
*Irish, possibly other (mother)

Kether Donohue is an American actress.

Kether is the daughter of Julia A. (Donohue) and Agustin Fernandez. Her father was born in Cuba. Her mother has Irish ancestry.

Kether has said:

My father was born and raised in Havana, Cuba. His family is from Spain. My father never taught me how to speak Spanish when I was little. That’s very disappointing to me. I’m still planning on learning it on my own.

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Alex Lacamoire

by stlucas on April 3, 2018

Alex Lacamoire – 71st Annual Tony Awards – Media Room – 3 West 51st Street – New York City, NY, USA – Photo Credit: Laurence Agron / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Alexande Lacamoire

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: May 24, 1975

Ethnicity: Cuban [French, Spanish, possibly other]

Alex Lacamoire is an American musician, arranger, conductor, musical director, music copyist, and orchestrator.

Alex is the son of Maria J. (Lozano) and Alfredo O. Lacamoire. His parents are from Cuba. Alex is married to Ileana Ferreras.

Alex’s parents’ surnames are of French and Spanish origin, respectively.

Alex has said:

My parents are exiles, which means that they had to work a little harder than most folks in order to make it in the US. Cubans know how to persevere-we’re experts in that field.

Sources: Birth record of Alex Lacamoire – http://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Alex’s parents – http://www.familysearch.org

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Emma González

by follers on March 27, 2018

Date of Birth: c. 2000

Ethnicity: Cuban, possibly other

Emma González is an American gun control advocate and activist against gun violence in the United States. She is a survivor of the February 14, 2018 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Emma is one of the founding members of Never Again MSD, a gun control advocacy group led by survivors of the shooting. Other founders are Cameron Kasky and David Hogg.

Her father moved from Cuba to the U.S. in the 1960s.

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Dyllan Christopher

by madman on February 19, 2018

Dyllan Christopher – 16th Annual Dances with Films Festival – “Broken Glass” Premiere – Arrivals and Q&A – TCL Chinese Theatre – Hollywood, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Eric Blumanhourst / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Dyllan Christopher Fernandez

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: December 12, 1991

Ethnicity: Cuban, Puerto Rican, other

Dyllan Christopher is an American actor.

Dyllan’s mother’s maiden name is Gits. His great-uncle is musician Augie Rey (Augie Rey Fernandez). Augie was born in New York and is said to have Puerto Rican, Cuban, French, and Chinese ancestry.

Dyllan’s paternal grandfather was likely the son of William Fernandez and Lucretia. William was Cuban. Lucretia was Puerto Rican.

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