Birth Name: Corinne Jacqueline Bailey
Place of Birth: Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Date of Birth: February 26, 1979
Corinne Bailey Rae is a British singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Her father is from Saint Kitts and Nevis, and is of Afro-Caribbean ancestry. Her mother is English, and white.
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Place of Birth: New York City, New York
Date of Birth: December 18, 1924
Cicely Tyson is an American actress. Her parents, Frederica and William Tyson, were from Nevis, an island in the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Cicely’s paternal grandparents were John Tyson and Martha Laurance.
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Birth Name: Melanie Janine Brown
Place of Birth: Harehills, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: 29 May, 1975
*English, possibly Welsh (mother)
Mel B is a British musician, television personality, actress, dancer, and model, also known as Scary Spice or Melanie Brown. She is one of the original members of the female group The Spice Girls, along with Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton, Melanie C, and Geri Halliwell.
Her father, Martin Brown, who is black, is from Saint Kitts and Nevis. Her mother, Andrea Dixon, who is white, is English. Mel has three children, including one with American actor Eddie Murphy. Mel has extended family in Wales.
Mel’s maternal grandparents are Stanley Dixon and Eileen Mary English.
A picture of Mel and her mother can be seen here.
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