Majandra Delfino

by stlucas on March 22, 2017

Birth Name: Majandra Alexandra Delfino

Place of Birth: Caracas, Venezuela

Date of Birth: February 20, 1981

*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, 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.


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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.


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Alicia Machado

by stlucas on December 17, 2016

Birth Name: Yoseph Alicia Machado Fajardo

Place of Birth: Maracay, Venezuela

Date of Birth: December 6, 1977

*Spanish (father)
*Cuban (mother)

Alicia Machado is a Venezuelan-born American actress, singer, television host, and beauty pageant titleholder. She was named Miss Venezuela 1995 and Miss Universe 1996.

Alicia was born in Maracay, Venezuela, the daughter of Martha Fajardo and Arturo Machado. Her father is Spanish. Her mother is of Cuban origin. She became a U.S. citizen in 2016.

Her mother is pictured here.


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Sean Marquette

by madman on November 28, 2016

LOS ANGELES - SEP 17:  Sean Marquette at the "Field Of Lost Shoe

Birth Name: Sean Anthony Edward Rodriguez

Place of Birth: Dallas, Texas, United States

Date of Birth: June 30, 1988

*Cuban (father)

Sean Marquette is an American actor. His brothers are actors Chris Marquette and Eric Marquette.

Sean is the son of Patricia Helen “Tisha” (Market) and Jorge Luis Rodriguez, a nuclear engineer.

Sean has stated that his father is Cuban.

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Chris Marquette

by madman on November 28, 2016

Chris Marquette at the Big Brothers Big Sisters of greater Los A

Birth Name: Christopher George Rodriguez

Place of Birth: Stuart, Florida, United States

Date of Birth: October 3, 1984

*Cuban (father)

Chris Marquette is an American actor. His brothers are actors Eric Marquette and Sean Marquette.

Chris is the son of Patricia Helen “Tisha” (Market) and Jorge Luis Rodriguez, a nuclear engineer.

Chris’ brother Sean has stated that their father is Cuban.

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