Stefan Kapičić

by madman on April 28, 2018

Stefan Kapicic – Secret Room Gifting Lounge in Honor of the 2018 Golden Globes – SLS Beverly Hills Hotel, 465 S La Cienega Blvd – Beverly Hills, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Sir Jones /

Place of Birth: Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany

Date of Birth: December 1, 1978

Ethnicity: Montenegrin/Serbian

Stefan Kapičić is a Serbian actor.

Stefan was born in Cologne, Germany, and was raised in Serbia. He is the son of Slobodanka “Beba” Zugić, an actress, and Dragan Kapičić, a basketball player. His father is Serbian and his mother is Montenegrin. His parents were born in Belgrade, Serbia.

Stefan is married to Croatian actress Ivana Horvat.

Stefan’s paternal grandfather was named Jovo Kapičić. Jovo was born in Gaeta, Italy, of Montenegrin descent.


Shalim Ortiz

by madman on October 22, 2017

Shalim Ortiz – People en Espanol Celebrates 12th Annual 50 Most Beautiful Issue – Arrivals – Mansion New York – New York City, NY, USA – Photo Credit: Sylvain Gaboury / PR Photos

Birth Name: Shalim Gerardo Ortiz Goyco

Place of Birth: San Juan, Puerto Rico

Date of Birth: February 26, 1979

*Puerto Rican (father)
*Dominican Republic, Spanish, distant French, Russian, and Montenegrin (mother)

Shalim Ortiz is a Puerto Rican singer and actor.

Shalim is the son of Charytín Goyco, a singer, television hostess, and actress, and Elín Ortiz (María del Rosario Goico Rodríguez), an actor, comedian, and producer. His father was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico. His mother is from the Dominican Republic, and has a Spanish mother and a Dominican Republic father, who has Spanish, French, Russian, and Montenegrin ancestry.

Shalim is married to Leslie Ann Machado, with whom he has a son.

Shalim’s maternal grandfather was Salvador Goico Morel (the son of Felipe Augusto Goico Martínez and Isabel Emilia Morel Bobadilla). Felipe was the son of Genaro Goico Cebollero and Matilde Martínez. Isabel was the daughter of Emilio Morel Peguero and Isabel María Bobadilla Resoller.

Shalim’s maternal grandmother was María del Rosario Rodríguez. María was born in Asturias, Spain.

Shalim’s Goyco line can be traced back to his fourth great-grandfather, Gerónimo/Guennadiy Goicovich, who was born in Yugoslavia, of Russian and Montenegrin descent, and to his wife, Dolores Cebollero, who was Spanish, from Aragón, Spain.

Another one of Shalim’s fourth great-grandfathers, Emilio Morel Peguero, was born in France, and was a poet, lawyer, and journalist. Another one of Shalim’s fourth great-grandfathers, Juan Morel Doñac, was French.

Sources: Genealogy of Shalim Ortiz –

Notes on Shalim’s ancestors –


Slavko Kalezić

by Manila on May 5, 2017

Place of Birth: Podgorica, Yugoslavia (now Montenegro)

Date of Birth: 4 October, 1985

Ethnicity: Montenegrin

Slavko Kalezić is a Montenegrin actor, singer, and songwriter. He represented Montenegro in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017.

His mother is named Zdenka.



Sebastian Arcelus

by madman on August 25, 2016

LOS ANGELES - OCT 7:  Sebastian Arcelus at the "The Best of Me"

Birth Name: Sebastian Carlos Arcelus

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

Date of Birth: November 5, 1976

*Uruguayan (father)
*Italian, Greek, European Royal, Serbian/Montenegrin, 1/512 Russian (mother)

Sebastian Arcelus is an American actor.

Sebastian is the son of Fiammetta Farace and Victor Carlos Arcelus. His father was born in Montevideo, Uruguay. His mother was born in Budapest, Hungary, of Italian, Greek, European Royal, Serbian/Montenegrin, and 1/512 Russian (through Peter the Great), descent.

He is married to actress and singer Stephanie J. Block, with whom he has a daughter.

Sebastian is a third cousin, once removed, of actress Catherine Oxenberg. Sebastian’s maternal great-great-great-grandparents, Aleksandar Karađorđević, Prince of Serbia, and Persida Nenadović/Nenadovich, were also Catherine’s maternal great-great-grandparents.

Sebastian’s maternal grandfather was Ruggero Farace, Marchese Farace di Villaforesta (the son of Alfredo Farace di Villaforesta and Caterina Fachiri). Marchese Farace was born in London, England, and was of Italian and Greek descent. Caterina was the daughter of Pandely Hypatios Fachiri and Hariklea Rallis.

Sebastian’s maternal grandmother was Princess Catherine Ivanovna of Russia (the daughter of Prince John Konstantinovich of Russia, and of Jelena Karađorđević, Princess Helen of Serbia). Princess Catherine, who was a Russian princess, was born in Pavlovsk Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire, to a Russian prince and a Serbian princess. Prince John was born in Pavlovsk, Saint Petersburg, of European Royal ancestry, the son of Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich of Russia, and of Princess Elisabeth of Saxe-Altenburg. Princess Helen was born in Cetinje, Montenegro, the daughter of Peter I of Serbia, a Serbian king, and of Princess Ljubica Petrović-Njegoš of Montenegro, a Montenegrin princess.

Through Sebastian’s maternal grandmother, Sebastian is a great-great-great-great-grandson of Tsar Nicholas I of Russia, who was Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias, from 1 December, 1825 to 2 March, 1855.

Sources: Genealogies of Sebastian Arcelus (focusing on his mother’s side) –

Genealogy of Sebastian’s mother, Fiammetta Farace (focusing on her own father’s side) –

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Birth Name: Emanuele Filiberto Umberto Reza Ciro René Maria di Savoia

Place of Birth: Geneva, Switzerland

Date of Birth: 22 June 1972

*Italian, German, Montenegrin, Portuguese, French (father)
*Italian, 1/8 Swiss-French/Swiss-German (mother)

Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy, Prince of Venice is an Italian television personality, and a member of the House of Savoy. He is the only male-line grandson of Umberto II, the last King of Italy.

Emanuele Filiberto is the son of Vittorio Emanuele, and his wife, Marina Ricolfi Doria.

Emanuele Filberto’s paternal grandparents were Umberto II of Italy (the son of Victor Emmanuel III of Italy and Princess Elena of Montenegro) and Princess Marie José of Belgium (the daughter of Albert I of Belgium and Duchess Elisabeth in Bavaria).

Emanuele Filiberto’s maternal grandparents were René Italo Ricolfi Doria (the son of Giuseppe Ricolfi Doria and Victorina Pianzola) and Iris Amalia Benvenuti (the daughter of Eugenio Benvenuti and Anna Ferrari).

Sources: Genealogies of Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy, Prince of Venice –

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