Nigerian

Toks Olagundoye

by stlucas on December 3, 2017

Birth Name: Olatokunbo Susan Olasobunmi Abeke Olagundoye

Place of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria

Date of Birth: September 16, 1975

Ethnicity:
*Nigerian (father)
*Norwegian (mother)

Toks Olagundoye is a Nigerian film and television actress, writer, and producer.

Toks’s father is Nigerian and Tok’s mother is Norwegian. Her parents are pictured here and here.

Source: http://www.sheknows.com

Photo by s_bukley/www.bigstockphoto.com/

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Idara Victor

by stlucas on November 26, 2017

Birth Name: Idara I. Victor

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

Date of Birth: December 6, 1979

Ethnicity: Nigerian

Idara Victor is an American stage, film, and television actress.

Idara is the daughter of Barbara and Stan Victor. Idara’s parents are both from the south of Nigeria.

Source: http://m.emmys.com

Photo by kathclick/www.bigstockphoto.com/

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Jordan Fisher

by madman on October 25, 2017

Jordan Fisher – “Power Rangers” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – Mann Village Theatre, Westwood, 961 Broxton Avenue – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Julian Blythe/HNW / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Jordan William Fisher

Place of Birth: Trussville, Alabama, U.S.

Date of Birth: April 24, 1994

Ethnicity: English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Cambodian, Tahitian, African-American, Cherokee Native American, Sioux Native American

Jordan Fisher is an American singer, dancer, and actor. He stated his ethnic background in an interview with Hollywood Today Live.

Jordan was raised by his maternal grandparents, since his mother was sixteen when she gave birth to him.

Jordan’s maternal grandparents are Rodney Dale Fisher and Patricia L. Corbett.

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Gina Yashere

by madman on September 30, 2017

Birth Name: Gina Obedapo Yashere

Place of Birth: London, England

Date of Birth: 6 April, 1974

Ethnicity: Nigerian

Gina Yashere is a British comedian. Her parents are Nigerian immigrants.

Source: https://www.theguardian.com

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Rotimi

by stlucas on August 21, 2017

Rotimi Akinosho – “Boss” Starz TV Series Los Angeles Premiere – Photo Credit: Emiley Schweich / PR Photos

Birth Name: Olurotimi Akinosho

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

Date of Birth: November 30, 1988

Ethnicity:
*Yoruba Nigerian (father)
*Igbo Nigerian (mother)

Rotimi is an American actor, singer, songwriter, and model.

Rotimi’s parents are from Nigeria; Rotimi’s father, Segun Akinosho, has Yoruba roots and Rotimi’s mother is of Igbo origin.

Source: http://www.youtube.com (4:28)

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