Ethnicity: 1/16 Italian, 1/16 Czech, German, English
Adam Vinatieri is an American football placekicker. He won Super Bowls in 2001, 2003, and 2004 with the Patriots, as well as in 2006 with the Colts.
Adam is the son of Judy M. (Goeken) and Paul Vinatieri. Adam’s surname comes from his great-great-grandfather, Felix Vinatieri (born Felice Villiet), an Italian immigrant from Turin, Piedmont, who was bandmaster for Lt. Colonel Custer. Felice’s wife, Adam’s great-great-grandmother, Anna Frances Fejfar, was of Czech descent.
On his father’s side, Adam is the grandson of Albert V. Vinatieri (the son of Ehrum Frederick Vinatieri and Katherine Irene Roberts) and Rose Gile (the daughter of Hiram Columbus Gile and Christina Shark).
On his mother’s side, Adam is the grandson of John A. Goeken (the son of William Henry Goeken and Justina Striuf) and Stella T. Uhing (the daughter of William Uhing and Bernardine Frigge).
Hines Ward is a professional American football player and is also well known for winning the 12th season of the show, Dancing with the Stars. Ward is of Korean and African American descent. His mother Kim Young He and his father Hines Ward Sr met in Seoul, South Korea where Hines Ward Jr was born.
The Ward family moved to the US when Hines Ward was one year old. Shortly after this, his parents would divorce and Ward would live with his paternal grandparents.
Ward has been an advocate for social change in South Korea to encourage social acceptance of bi-racial children in South Korea. He was also appointed a member of the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders by Barack Obama.
Patrick Chung is an NFL player who was born to a half Chinese half Afro-Jamaican father and an Afro-Jamaican mother. His mother Sophia George-Chung was a reggae singer in the 80’s and his father, Ronald Chung was a Sophia’s manager.
Patrick was born in Jamaica but moved to the US with his family when he was 10 years old. they settled in Rancho Cucamonga California.