Place of Birth: Mexico City, Mexico
Date of Birth: February 16, 1970
*Russian (maternal grandfather)
*Norwegian, Finnish, French, German (maternal grandmother)
Nailea Norvind is a Mexican theatre, television, and film actress.
She was born in Mexico City, Mexico. Nailea’s mother, writer, documentary producer, director, and actress Eva Norvind (born Eva Johanne Chegodayeva Sakonsky), was originally from Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, and was raised in Norway and France. She later moved to Canada and New York City, U.S., at the age of eighteen.
Nailea has two daughters, Tessa, an actress, and Naian Gonzalez Norvind, an actress and violinist.
Nailea’s father, whom she never met, is said to be Dutch.
Nailea’s maternal grandfather was Paul Vernstad (born Paul Pavel Alekseevich Chegodaev/Chegodayev Sakonsky). Paul was a Russian Prince, originally from Kazan, Tatarstan, Russia, who moved to Norway as a refugee.
Nailea’s maternal grandmother was Johanna Kajanus (the daughter of Johannes Kajanus and Eugenie de Ribert). Nailea’s great-grandfather Johannes was the son of Robert Georg Kajanus, a composer, who was born in Helsinki, Finland, and of Johanna Müller, who was Norwegian, and had German and Norwegian ancestry. Eugenie was the daughter of Eugène de Ribert, who had French ancestry, and of Valborg Holmsen, whose parents were Norwegian.
Genealogy of Nailea Norvind (focusing on her mother’s side) – https://www.geni.com
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