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Tony Azevedo

by stlucas on December 14, 2017

Tony Azevedo – Life is Good at Gold Meets Golden Event Arrivals at Equinox in Los Angeles on January 7, 2017 – Equinox Fitness Club – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Guillermo Proano / PR Photos

Birth Name: Anthony Lawrence Azevedo

Place of Birth: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Date of Birth: November 21, 1981

Ethnicity:
*Brazilian (Portuguese, possibly other)
*English, German (mother)

Tony Azevedo is a Brazilian-born American water polo player.

Tony is the son of Libby D. (Rawald) and Ricardo D. Azevedo.

Tony’s father is a Brazilian water polo player and coach. Tony’s mother is American, and has English and German ancestry. Tony moved to the U.S. with his family at the age of one month, and was raised in California.

Tony’s maternal grandfather was Lawrence Lewis Rawald (the son of Lawrence Augustus Rawald and Emma C. Ohlinger/Ohliger). Tony’s great-grandfather Lawrence was the son of August H. J. J. Rawald, whose parents were German, and of Mabel/Mable Louise Hancock. Emma was the daughter of Louis Ohliger, who was German, and of Mary Elisabeth Beonges/Bernges, whose parents were German.

Tony’s maternal grandmother was Cleopatra Pat “Cleo” Langley (the daughter of Guy Franklin Langley and Mamie/Mammie Prescott). Guy was the son of Frank Langley/Langly and Mattie E. Mamie was the daughter of George R. Prescott and Francis Bowdain/Bowden.

Sources: Marriage record of Tony’s parents – http://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Tony’s mother – http://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Tony’s maternal grandparents – http://www.familysearch.org

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Pablo Iglesias Turrión

by Manila on December 13, 2017

Birth Name: Pablo Manuel Iglesias Turrión

Place of Birth: Madrid, Spain

Date of Birth: 17 October, 1978

Ethnicity: Spanish (including Andalusian and Extremaduran), small amount of Portuguese

Pablo Iglesias Turrión is a Spanish politician. He has been the Secretary General of Podemos, since 15 November, 2014. He is also a member of the Congress of Deputies, since 13 January, 2016. He was previously a member of the European Parliament, from 1 July, 2014 to 27 October, 2015.

Pablo was named after the “father” of Spanish socialism, Paulino “Pablo” Iglesias Posse.

Pablo’s father, Francisco Javier Iglesias Peláez, is a labor inspector and retired history professor. Pablo’s mother, María Luisa Turrión Santa María, is a lawyer for the trade union Workers’ Commissions (CCOO).

Pablo’s paternal grandfather was Manuel Benito Iglesias Ramírez (the son of Alberto Iglesias López and María del Carmen Ramírez López). Alberto was the son of Venancio Iglesias de la Cruz and Donata López Colmano. Carmen was the daughter of José Ramírez Lechón and Brígida Gómez Cancillo.

Pablo’s paternal grandmother was María Dolores Peláez Zapater (the daughter of José Luis Peláez de Alarcón and María Antonia Zapater Ramírez). José was the son of José Peláez Rodríguez and Joaquina de Alarcón Roquier.

Pablo’s maternal grandparents were Manuel Turrión and a woman surnamed Santa María Torremocha.

Sources: https://www.elindependiente.com

News article about Pablo’s ancestry – https://gaceta.es

Baptismal record of Pablo’s paternal grandfather, Manuel Benito Iglesias Ramírez – https://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of Pablo’s paternal great-grandfather, José Luis Peláez de Alarcón – https://www.myheritage.com

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MC Yogi

by stlucas on December 13, 2017

Birth Name: Nicholas Christian Giacomini

Place of Birth: San Francisco, California, United States

Date of Birth: August 26, 1979

Ethnicity:
*Italian, Swiss-Italian, 1/8th English (father)
*Portuguese, including Azorean (mother)

MC Yogi is an American hip-hop musician.

MC is the son of Lisa/Elisa Cristiana (Simas) and Christian/Christia T. “Chris” Giacomini. MC’s father has Italian, Swiss-Italian, and English roots. MC’s mother’s has Portuguese (including Azorean) ancestry. He is married to Amanda Giacomini.

MC’s paternal grandfather was Tobias Benjamin “Toby” Giacomini (the son of Tobias Carlo Battista Giacomini and Celesta/Celestina/Celestini L. Domenighini). MC’s great-grandfather Tobias was born in Villa di Chiavenna, Province of Sondrio, Lombardia region, Italy. Celesta was born in Switzerland, the daughter of Giuseppe Domenighini, who was from Vogorno, Ticino, Switzerland, and of Virginia L. “Jennie” Mariott, who was English.

MC’s paternal grandmother was Vetalena Rosemarie “Vet” Poiani (the daughter of Pietro “Peter/Pete” Poiani and Rosina “Rose/Rosie” M. Zanardi). Pietro was born in Brescia, Lombard, Italy, the son of John Poiani and Margarita Fusi. Rosina was born in Lucca, Tuscany, Italy, the daughter of Rafaelo Giannini and Olive Fannchi.

MC’s maternal grandmother was Lourdes P. Nunes (the daughter of João Nunes and Maria). Lourdes was born in the Azores, Portugal.

Sources: Birth record of MC Yogi – http://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of MC’s father – http://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of MC’s paternal grandfather, Tobias Benjamin “Toby” Giacomini – https://www.findagrave.com

Obituary of MC’s paternal grandfather, Tobias Benjamin “Toby” Giacomini – http://www.legacy.com

Obituary of MC’s paternal grandmother, Vetalena Rosemarie “Vet” (Poiani) Giacomini – http://www.legacy.com

MC’s paternal great-grandmother, Celesta/Celestina/Celestini L. Domenighini, on the 1910 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of MC’s maternal grandmother, Lourdes P. (Nunes) Simas – http://napavalleyregister.com

Photo by EricBVD/Bigstock.com

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Henry Zaga

by follers on December 8, 2017

Birth Name: Henrique Chagas Moniz de Aragão Gonzaga

Place of Birth: Brasília, DF, Brazil

Date of Birth: April 30, 1993

Ethnicity: Brazilian (Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Indigenous)

Henry Zaga is a Brazilian actor and model. He is the son of Admar Gonzaga and Sônia Gontijo.

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Analicia Chaves

by stlucas on December 7, 2017

Analicia Chaves – 2017 Robi Reed Annual End of Summer Celebration – Arrivals – Private Estate – Beverly Hills, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Sheri Determan / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Analicia Marie Chaves

Place of Birth: New Bedford, Massachusetts, U.S.

Date of Birth: c. 1989

Ethnicity: Cape Verdean, Portuguese

Analicia Chaves is an American model.

Analicia has stated that she has Cape Verdean and Portuguese ancestry.

Source: http://www.twitter.com

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