J.T. Realmuto

by bearboy on November 16, 2017

Birth Name: Jacob Tyler Realmuto

Place of Birth: Del City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 18, 1991

Ethnicity: Italian/Sicilian, likely other

J.T. Realmuto is an American professional baseball catcher for the Miami Marlins of Major League Baseball.

J.T. is the son of Margaret and David Jess Realmuto.



Eric Forsberg

by stlucas on October 27, 2017

Eric Forsberg – Los Angeles Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011 – Kelly Nishimoto Collection – Arrivals – Station Hollywood, Inside the Living Room at the W Hollywood Hotel – Hollywood, CA, USA – Photo Credit: richard shotwell / PR Photos 

Birth Name: Rolf-Eric Tecumseh Forsberg

Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 19, 1959

*Swedish (father)
*Italian/Sicilian (mother)

Eric Forsberg is an American writer, film producer, and director.

Eric is the son of improv director Josephine Forsberg (born Josephine Raciti) and filmmaker Rolf Forsberg (born Albert-Rolf Forsberg). Eric’s father is of Swedish ancestry and Eric’s mother was of Italian/Sicilian descent.

Eric’s paternal grandfather was Albert Fritjov Forsberg (the son of Olaf/Olaff Forsberg and Anna Petri). Albert was born in Sweden.

Eric’s paternal grandmother was Signe Cederberg (the daughter of Alfred Cederberg and Anna Olson). Signe was born in Sweden.

Eric’s maternal grandparents were Carmello Raciti and Maria/Mariam Pusateri (the daughter of Leonardo Pusateri and Maria Iannarino/Annarina). Carmello was from either Catania or Messina, Sicily, Italy. Eric’s grandmother Maria was born in Illinois, to parents from Sicily.

Sources: Genealogy of Eric Forsberg –

Eric’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Death record of Eric’s paternal grandfather, Albert Fritjov Forsberg –

Obituary of Eric’s mother –


Lola Glaudini

by stlucas on October 21, 2017

Lola Glaudini – “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” Opening Night at Pantages Theatre in Hollywood – Arrivals – Pantages Theatre – Hollywood, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Guillermo Proano / PR Photos

Birth Name: Lola Luna Glaudini

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

Date of Birth: November 24, 1971

*Italian/Sicilian (father)
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)

Lola Glaudini is an American actress.

Lola is the daughter of Nina Diane (Kapler) Rosen and playwright Robert Edward “Bob” Glaudini. Lola’s father has Italian/Sicilian roots. Lola’s mother is Jewish, of Russian Jewish and Ukrainian Jewish ancestry. Lola’s father is pictured here. Lola’s mother is pictured here.

Lola’s paternal grandfather was Alberto Glaudini. Alberto is pictured here.

Lola’s maternal grandfather was likely Leo Kapler (the son of Abraham Kapler and Anna). Leo was born in New York, to parents from Russia. Abraham was born in Odessa, Russian Empire (now Ukraine).

Lola’s maternal grandmother was Rose Siegel.

Sources: Birth record of Lola’s mother –

Marriage record of Lola’s parents –


Aleksa Palladino

by stlucas on October 11, 2017

Birth Name: Aleksa Federici Palladino

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

Date of Birth: September 21, 1980

*Italian [including Sicilian] (mother)

Aleksa Palladino is an American actress and singer.

Aleksa is the daughter of Sabrina A. Palladino. Aleksa has stated that her mother is an opera singer and her grandparents are/were painters.

Aleksa has stated:

My grandmother always wants me to do a movie like Casablanca or something where I’m like a sweet, beautiful woman. I’m like, “Grandma, they don’t make movies like Casablanca anymore.: She’s Italian, and she’s like, “They don’t really know you. They don’t know you!” [Laughs] It’s not like other people are doing Casablanca movies. It just doesn’t exist anymore.

Aleksa’s maternal grandfather was Tony Palladino, born Anthony Americo Palladino (the son of Tobias Palladino and Rose). Tobias and Rose were Italian.

Aleksa’s maternal grandmother is Angela Fodale. Angela was born in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

Sources: Aleksa’s maternal grandfather on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Marriage record of Aleksa’s maternal grandparents –

Obituary of Aleksa’s maternal grandfather –

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Nicole Tubiola

by stlucas on October 11, 2017

Nicole Tubiola – “Fired Up” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – Pacific Theaters Culver Stadium 12 – Culver City, CA, USA – Keywords: – False – – Photo Credit: Glenn Harris / PR Photos

Birth Name: Nicole Lynn Tubiola

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: August 7, 1979

*Italian [including Sicilian] (father)
*Korean, other (mother)

Nicole Tubiola is an American actress. Nicole is married to New Zealand-born actor Kieren Hutchison.

Nicole is the daughter of Patricia Yvonne “Teesee” (Dunn) and Phillip John “Phil” Tubiola/Tubiolo. Nicole’s father has Italian (including Sicilian) roots. Nicole is also said to have Korean ancestry. Nicole’s parents are pictured here.

Nicole’s paternal grandfather was Anthony Tubiolo (the son of Joseph Tubiolo and Josephine). Anthony was born in New York, to parents from Italy. Joseph was from Lacarta, Palermo, Sicily, Italy.

Nicole’s paternal grandmother was Josephine A. Mondo (the daughter of Anthony/Antony Mondo and Alice Concetta Gugino). Anthony was the son of Italian parents, Giovanni Mondo and Crucifissa. Alice was born in Italy.

Nicole’s maternal grandparents’ surnames were “Dunn” and “Guischard”.

Sources: Birth record of Nicole Tubiola –

Birth record of Nicole’s mother –

Marriage record of Nicole Tubiola –

Marriage record of Nicole’s parents –

Marriage announcement of Nicole’s paternal grandparents –

Nicole’s paternal grandfather on the 1920 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Nicole’s paternal grandmother –

Nicole’s paternal great-grandparents, Anthony/Antony Mondo and Alice Concetta Gugino, on the 1920 U.S. Census –