Michelle Buteau

by stlucas on September 17, 2018

Michelle Buteau – 6th Annual Logo NewNowNext Awards – Arrivals – The Fonda Theatre – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Andrew Evans / PR Photos

Birth Name: Michelle A. Buteau

Place of Birth: New Jersey, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 24, 1977

*Haitian [African, possibly other], Lebanese (father)
*Jamaican [African, possibly other], French (mother)

Michelle Buteau is an American stand-up comedian, actress, and podcast host.

Michelle is the daughter of Marie Antoinette and Mitchel/Michel Buteau. Her father is from Haiti. Her mother is from Jamaica. They can be seen here. Michelle is married to Dutch photographer Gijs van der Most.

Michelle has said (at 1:36):

My mom’s from Jamaica and my dad’s from Haiti… my mom’s half-white, her dad was from France… my dad, from Haiti, you know, he’s got some Lebanese in him.

Source: http://michellebuteau.com


Naomi Osaka

by ethnic on September 7, 2018

Naomi Osaka – 2017 WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party – Arrivals – Kensington Roof Gardens, 99 Kensington High Street – London, UK – Photo Credit: Landmark / PR Photos

Birth Name: Naomi Osaka 大坂 なおみ

Place of Birth: Chūō-ku, Osaka, Japan

Date of Birth: 16 October, 1997

*African-Haitian (father)
*Japanese (mother)

Naomi Osaka is a Japanese professional tennis player.

She is the daughter of Tamaki Osaka and Leonard “San” François. Her father is Haitian and her mother is Japanese. Her parents decided that their daughter go with Tamaki’s maiden name as it was more practical for living in Japan. However, Naomi and her family relocated to the U.S., when she was three years old, and she grew up in Florida.

Naomi has limited Japanese language ability. In Japanese interviews, the interviewer often asks questions in simple Japanese, to which Naomi only gives brief answers in the casual form of the language.


Gabriel Casseus

by stlucas on June 3, 2018

Gabriel Casseus at the DVD Release Party for “The Dukes of Hazzard: The Beginning”. The Forbidden City, Hollywood, CA. 03-21-07

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

Date of Birth: April 28, 1972

Ethnicity: Afro-Haitian

Gabriel Casseus is an American actor and screenwriter.

Gabriel is said to have Haitian ancestry.

Photo by s_bukley/www.bigstockphoto.com/


Jozy Altidore

by Mixed Kidd on May 27, 2018

Jozy Altidore (USA) – 2010 Soccer – 2010 FIFA World Cup – England vs. USA (1-1) – June 12, 2010 – Royal Bafokeng Stadium – Rustenberg, South Africa – Keywords: Orientation: Landscape Face Count: 1 – 0 – Photo Credit: Insidefoto / PR Photos

Birth Name: Josmer Volmy Altidore

Place of Birth: Livingston, New Jersey, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 6, 1989

Ethnicity: Afro-Haitian

Jozy Altidore is an American professional soccer player. He plays as a forward for Toronto FC and the United States national team.

Jozy is the son of Giselle and Joseph Altidore, who are Haitian immigrants.

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21 Savage

by Mixed Kidd on March 10, 2018

 21 Savage, Amber Rose – 2017 MTV Video Music Awards – Arrivals – The Forum Arena, 3900 W Manchester Boulevard – Inglewood, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Guillermo Proano / PR Photos

Birth Name: Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph

Place of Birth: Roseau, Dominica

Date of Birth: October 22, 1992

Ethnicity: Afro-Dominican, Afro-Haitian

21 Savage is an American rapper. He was born in Dominica, to a father of Haitian descent, and a mother of Dominica descent, Heather. He was raised in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., by his mother.

21 Savage grew up in the Ifá religion and divination system.