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Marieh Delfino

by stlucas on March 27, 2017

Birth Name: Marieh A. Delfino

Place of Birth: Caracas, Venezuela

Date of Birth: September 24, 1977

Ethnicity:
*Venezuelan [Italian, possibly other] (father)
*Cuban [Spanish, possibly other] (mother)

Marieh Delfino is a Venezuelan-born American actress. She was born in Caracas, the daughter of Maria de Los Angeles “Mary” Hellmund and Enrique R. Delfino. Her father is Venezuelan, and has Italian ancestry (as Marieh’s sister has said). Her mother is Cuban.

Marieh’s sister is actress Majandra Delfino. The family moved to the U.S. in 1986. They settled in Miami, Florida, and later in Los Angeles, California.

Sources: http://www.cbs.com
http://www.latina.com

Photo: s_bukley/www.bigstockphoto.com

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Majandra Delfino

by stlucas on March 22, 2017

Birth Name: Majandra Alexandra Delfino

Place of Birth: Caracas, Venezuela

Date of Birth: February 20, 1981

Ethnicity:
*Venezuelan [Italian, possibly other] (father)
*Cuban [Spanish, possibly other] (mother)

Majandra Delfino is a Venezuelan-born American actress and singer. She was born in Caracas, the daughter of Maria de Los Angeles “Mary” Hellmund and Enrique R. Delfino. Her father is Venezuelan, and has Italian ancestry (as Majandra has said). Her mother is Cuban.

Majandra has a sister, Marieh Delfino, who is also an actress. The family moved to the U.S. in 1986. They settled in Miami, Florida, and later in Los Angeles, California.

Sources: http://www.cbs.com
http://www.latina.com

Photo by kathclick/Bigstock.com

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Arlene Tur

by stlucas on March 21, 2017

Place of Birth: Miami, Florida, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 13, 1977

Ethnicity: Cuban (Spanish, possibly other)

Arlene Tur is an American actress, television presenter, and model. Her parents are Cuban, and moved to the U.S. as political refugees.

Source: http://www.socialmiami.com

Photo by kathclick/Bigstock.com

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Gavlyn

by stlucas on March 21, 2017

Birth Name: Audrey May

Place of Birth: Granada Hills, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 29, 1990

Ethnicity:
*Argentinian (father)
*Spanish, Irish, French (mother)

Gavlyn is an American hip hop recording artist. She was born in Los Angeles, California.

Gavlyn’s father is originally from Argentina. Gavlyn’s mother is American, and has Spanish, Irish, and French ancestry.

Sources: http://www.huckmagazine.com
https://yourfriendshouse.com

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Anthony Bourdain

by follers on March 18, 2017

Birth Name: Anthony Michael Bourdain

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

Date of Birth: June 25, 1956

Ethnicity:
*French, some Spanish (father)
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)

Anthony Bourdain is an American chef, author, and television personality.

He is the son of Gladys (Sacksman) Bourdain, a staff editor for The New York Times, and Pierre Bourdain, a classical music industry executive for Columbia Records.

Anthony’s father was of French, and some Spanish, descent, from a family that also lived in Brazil, Uruguay, and Paraguay; he was Catholic. Anthony’s mother is Jewish (of Ukrainian Jewish and Austrian Jewish descent).

Anthony’s paternal grandparents were Pierre Michel Bourdain (the son of Aureliano Bourdain and Mathilde Belliard) and Gabrielle Riousse (the daughter of Alfred Riousse and Ernestine Lorel). Pierre and Gabrielle were born in France. Aureliano was raised in Sao Pedro, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

Anthony’s maternal grandparents were Milton Sacksman (the son of William Sacksman and Sarah Adler) and Martha Weinrib/Weinreb (the daughter of Morris Weinrib/Weinreb and Yetta Schuss). Milton was born in Ostroh, Rivnens’ka oblast, Ukraine. Martha was born in New York, to parents from Austria.

Sources: Article about Anthony’s ancestry, by Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak, in The Huffington Post – http://www.huffingtonpost.com

Genealogy of Anthony Bourdain – https://www.geni.com

Anthony’s maternal grandparents, Milton Sacksman and Martha Weinrib/Weinreb, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

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