Steve McQueen

by follers on October 16, 2018

Birth Name: Steve Rodney P. McQueen

Place of Birth: Hammersmith, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 9 October, 1969

Ethnicity: African-Grenadian, African-Trinidadian

Steve McQueen is a British film director, producer, screenwriter, and video artist. He is the first black person to direct a film that won the Academy Award for Best Picture, 12 Years a Slave, 2013. His family is Grenadian and Trinidadian.

He is married to Dutch cultural critic Bianca Stigter, with whom he has two children.

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Annaliese Dayes

by stlucas on October 24, 2017

Annaliese Dayes – Vin + Omi Spring/Summer 2018 Collection Show VIP Afterparty at Andaz London Liverpool Street on September 11, 2017 – Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel, 40 Liverpool Street – London, UK – Photo Credit: Landmark / PR Photos

Place of Birth: Hackney, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: October, 1986

*Afro-Jamaican (father)
*Afro-Saint Lucian, Afro-Barbadian, Afro-Grenadian, Afro-Vincentian (mother)

Annaliese Dayes is a British model, television personality, and presenter. Annaliese is known for being a contestant on the fifth season of Britain’s Next Top Model and on the eighteenth season of America’s Next Top Model.

Annaliese is the daughter of Roslyn (Gurley) and Byron C. “Ron” Dayes. Annaliese’s parents have Afro-Caribbean ancestry; her father has Jamaican roots and her mother was born in Saint Lucia.

On her mother’s side, Annaliese is the niece of Saint Lucian-born writer Rudy Gurley. According to Rudy, his family also has roots in Barbados, Grenada, and Saint Vincent and Grenadines, all in the Caribbean.

Annaliese’s father is pictured here. Annaliese’s mother is pictured here.


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Brandon Jay McLaren

by stlucas on April 16, 2017

Place of Birth: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Date of Birth: July 3, 1981

*Afro-Grenadian (father)
*Afro-Trinidadian (mother)

Brandon Jay McLaren is a Canadian actor.

Brandon is the son of Denise, who is from Trinidad, and Ira McLaren, who is from Grenville, Saint Andrew Parish, Grenada.


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Bongbong Marcos

by Manila on May 14, 2016

Birth Name: Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos, Jr.

Place of Birth: Santa Mesa, Manila, Philippines

Date of Birth: September 13, 1957

Ethnicity: Filipino [Ilocano, Tagalog, and Waray], some Spanish [Andalusian]

Bongbong Marcos is a Filipino politician. He served as Senator of the Philippines, from June 30, 2010 to June 30, 2016. He was a vice presidential candidate for the 2016 Philippine presidential election. He was previously Governor of Ilocos Norte, from 1983 to 1986, and again from June 30, 1998 to June 30, 2007, among other duties.

Bongbong’s father, Ferdinand Marcos, was the President of the Philippines from December 30, 1965 to February 25, 1986. Some sources state that Ferdinand had Chinese, Japanese, and Spanish ancestry. It is unclear if these ancestries have been documented/verified. Bongbong’s mother, Imelda Marcos, is a politician, singer, and beauty queen.

Bongbong is married to Louise Cacho Araneta, with whom he has three children.

Bongbong’s paternal grandfather was Mariano Marcos y Rubio (or Mariano Rubio Marcos in Filipino, the son of Fabián Marcos y Galimba, or Fabián Galimba Marcos in Filipino, and of Cresencia Rubio y Mangal-lan, or Cresencia Mangal-lan Rubio in Filipino). Mariano was born in Batac, Ilocos, Philippines. Fabián served as gobernadorcillo and justice of the peace of Batac after the Philippine Revolution. He was the son of Damasco/Dámaso Marcos Marcos and Leona Galimba y Teodoro, or Leona Teodoro Galimba in Filipino. Cresencia was the daughter of Basilio Rubio and Eugenia Manglal-lan.

Bongbong’s paternal grandmother was Josefa Edralin Quetulio (the daughter of Fructuoso Edralin, or Fructuoso Carpio Edralin in Filipino, and of Emerenciana Quetulio y Taganas, or Emerenciana Taganas Quetulio in Filipino). Josefa was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Region, Philippines. Fructuoso was the son of Toribio Edralin de la Pasión y Saguiriense, or Toribio Saguiriense Edralin de la Pasión in Filipino, and of Juana Carpio y Quevedo. Emerenciana was the daughter of Germán Quetulio and Lorenza Taganas.

Bongbong’s maternal grandfather was Vicente Orestes Romúaldez y López (or Vicente Orestes López Romuáldez in Filipino, the son of Daniel Romuáldez and Trinidad Crisóstomo, also known as Trinidad López y Crisóstomo or Trinidad Crisóstomo López in Filipino). Vicente was born in Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines. Daniel was a native of Pandacan, Manila, and was said to be of Chinese descent. However, it is not clear if Daniel had Chinese ancestry. Trinidad’s father, Francisco López, was a Spanish friar, from Granada. Trinidad’s mother, María Crisóstomo y Talentin, was Filipina, from Basey, Samar.

Bongbong’s maternal grandmother was Remedios Trinidad y de Guzmán (or Remedios de Guzmán Trinidad, the daughter of a father surnamed Trinidad, and of Marciana de Guzmán). Remedios was born in Baliuag, Central Luzon, Philippines.

Source: Genealogy of Bongbong Marcos –

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Imelda Marcos

by Manila on May 14, 2016

Birth Name: Imelda Remedios Visitación Romuáldez y Trinidad

Place of Birth: Manila, Philippines

Date of Birth: July 2, 1929

Ethnicity: Filipino [Tagalog and Waray], some Spanish [Andalusian]

Imelda Marcos is a Filipina politician, beauty queen, and musician. She has been a Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Ilocos Norte’s 2nd District, since 30 June, 2010. She was previously Governor of Metro Manila, from 27 February, 1975 to 25 February, 1986, a Member of Parliament for Region IV (Metro Manila), from 12 June, 1978 to 5 June, 1984, and a Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Leyte’s 1st District, from 30 June, 1995 to 30 June, 1998.

She is the daughter of Vicente Orestes Romúaldez y López (or Vicente Orestes López Romuáldez in Filipino) and Remedios Trinidad y de Guzmán (or Remedios de Guzmán Trinidad in Filipino). She was married to politician Ferdinand Marcos. Among their four children is politician Bongbong Marcos.

Imelda’s paternal grandfather was Daniel Romuáldez. Daniel was born in Pandacan, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines, and was said to be of Chinese descent. However, it is not clear if Daniel had Chinese ancestry.

Imelda’s paternal grandmother was Trinidad Crisóstomo (also known as Trinidad López y Crisóstomo or Triniad Crisóstomo López in Filipino, the daughter of Francisco López and María Crisóstomo y Talentin). Francisco was a Spanish friar, from Granada. María was Filipina, from Basey, Samar, and was the daughter of Juan Crisóstomo and Andrea Esperanza Talentin.

Imelda’s maternal grandparents were a man surnamed Trinidad, and Marciana de Guzmán.

Source: Genealogy of Imelda Marcos –