Blair Fowler

by madman on October 11, 2017

Blair Fowler – “Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – iPic Theaters, 10840 Wilshire Boulevard – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Laura Elizabeth Fowler

Place of Birth: Augusta, Georgia, U.S.

Date of Birth: April 1, 1993

*English, possibly other (father)
*Turkish (mother)

Blair Fowler is an American youtuber and actress. She is the daugther of Melisa K. and Scott Raymond Fowler, a physician. Her sister is youtuber Elle Fowler.

Blair’s mother was born in Istanbul, Turkey.


D’Arcy Carden

by bablah on July 15, 2017

D’Arcy Carden – 2016 Summer TCA Tour – NBCUniversal Press Tour Day 1 – Photo Credit: PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: D’Arcy Beth Erokan

Place of Birth: Danville, California, United States

Date of Birth: January 4, 1980


*Turkish, Greek (father)

*German, Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)

D’Arcy Carden is an American actress and comedian.

D’Arcy’s grandparents were Dogan Hussein Erokan (son of Ferid Erokan and Hafize Fikret) and Athena Anita Caragianis (daughter of William/Vasili Caragianis and Helen/Eleni Venios). Dogan was born in either Palestine or Baghdad, Iraq to Turkish parents, Athena was born in Massachusetts to Greek parents.

D’Arcys maternal grandfather is Frederick John Engelfried, son of Frederick Charles Engelfried and Betty Keltz. Frederick Charles was the son of John Engelfried and Emilie Held. Betty was born in Germany and Frederick was born in San Francisco to parents from Württemberg.

D’Arcy’s maternal grandmother is Lila Jean Blumenthal, daughter of Harry Blumenthal and Sarah/Sherry Turtledove. Harry was the son of Isaac Blumethal (son of Mateus Blumenthal and Sarah Bookspon) and Rose Ross (daughter of Hirsh Ross and Dinna Koslowsky). Harry’s parents were Russian Jews. Sarah Turtledove was the daughter of Abraham Turtledove (son of Mendel Turteltaub and Hannah Rachel Ehrlich) and Clara Reisman (daughter of Barney Reisman and Eva), who were Romanian Jews.


D’Arcy’s family tree-geni.com

D’Arcy paternal grandfather’s border crossing record-familysearch.org

D’Arcy’s paternal grandmother on 1930 U.S. census-familysearch.org

D’Arcy’s maternal grandfather Frederick John Engelfried on 1930 U.S. census-familysearch.org

D’Arcy’s maternal great-grandfather Frederick Charles Engelfried on 1900 U.S. census-familysearch.org

D’Arcy’s maternal grandmother Lila Jean Blumethal on 1930 U.S. census-familysearch.org

D’Arcy’s maternal great-grandfather Harry Blumenthal on 1910 U.S. census-familysearch.org

Marriage record of D’Arcy’s maternal great-great-grandparents Isaac Blumenthal and Rose Ross-familysearch.org

D’Arcy’s maternal great-grandmother Sarah Turtledove on 1910 U.S. census-familysearch.org


Prince Zeid bin Ra’ad

by Manila on July 13, 2017

Birth Name: Zeid bin Ra’ad Zeid al-Hussein

Place of Birth: Amman, Jordan

Date of Birth: 26 January, 1964

*Arab (paternal grandfather)
*Turkish (paternal grandmother)
*Swedish, remote French and Hungarian (mother)

Prince Zeid bin Ra’ad is a Jordanian diplomat. He has been the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, since 1 September, 2014. He had served as the Permanent Representative of Jordan to the United Nations, from 7 August, 2000 to 2 January, 2007, and from September, 2010 to 22 July, 2014; and as the 18th Ambassador of Jordan to the United States, from 22 January, 2007 to 27 February, 2010.

Prince Zeid’s father, Prince Ra’ad bin Zeid, is the current Pretender of Iraq and Syria. Prince Zeid’s mother, Majda Raad (born Margaretha Inga Elisabeth Lind), is Swedish, from Arboga, Västmanland.

Prince Zeid is married to American-born Sarah Antonia Butler, of Houston, Texas.

Through the line of Hasan bin Ali, Prince Zeid’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his 40th great-grandfather, Hashim ibn Abd Manaf. But traditionally, Hashim’s patrilineal ancestry can be further traced back to Ibrahim.

Prince Zeid’s paternal grandfather was Prince Zeid bin Hussein (the son of Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca, and of Adila Khanum). Hussein was the son of Ali Pasha bin Muhammad and Sheikha Salha bint Gharam al-Shahar. Adila was the daughter of Salah Bey.

Prince Zeid’s paternal grandmother was Fahrelnissa Şakir (the daughter of Muhammad Shakir Pasha Kaba’aj and Sara Izmat Khanum). Fahrelnissa was a Turkish artist best known for her large-scale abstract paintings.

Prince Zeid’s maternal grandfather was Sven Gustav Lind (the son of Karl Gustaf Lind and Jenny Maria Scherqvist). Karl was the son of Carl Axel Lind and Anna Stina Rosengren. Jenny was the daughter of Adolf Wilhelm Scherqvist and Johanna Kjellén.

Prince Zeid’s maternal grandmother was Karin Gunlög Inga Birgitta Grönwall (the daughter of Eugen Assar Alexius Grönwall and Signe Maria Svensson). Assar was the son of Johan Henric Wilhelm Grönwall and Anna Laurentia Ahlström. Signe was the daughter of Per Svensson and Hilma Martina Hallbeck.

Prince Zeid’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his fourth great-grandmother, Anna Maria Nilsson.

Source: Genealogy of Prince Zeid bin Ra’ad – https://en.wikipedia.org


Rebekah Elmaloglou

by stlucas on January 23, 2017

Birth Name: Rebekah Sophie Elmaloglou

Place of Birth: Paddington, New South Wales, Australia

Date of Birth: January 23, 1974

*Greek, possibly Turkish (father)
*English (mother)

Rebekah Elmaloglou is an Australian actress. She was born in Paddington, New South Wales, to an English mother, Teresa, and a French-born Greek father, Gregory (Elmaloglou). She has a brother, Sebastian, who is also an actor. One of her cousins is British actress Judi Dench.

Rebekah’s mother was raised in Kenya. Some sources state that Rebekah’s father also has Turkish ancestry.

Her father is pictured here. Her mother is pictured here.

Source: http://newsstore.fairfax.com.au


Tina Kandelaki

by wanderer on October 19, 2016

RUSSIA, MOSCOW - JANUARY 30: Tina Kandelaki Close-Up Portrait at

Birth Name: Tinatin Givievna Kandelaki

Place of Birth: Tbilisi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union

Date of Birth: November 10, 1975

*Georgian, Greek/Pontic/Pontian Greek (father)
*Armenian, Turkish (mother)

Tina Kandelaki is a Georgian-born Russian journalist, public figure, television presenter, and producer.

Tina is the daughter of Elvira (Alakhverdova) and Givi Kandelaki. Her father is descended from the Kandelakis, a noble Georgian family of Caucasus Greek/Pontic/Pontian Greek descent. Her mother of is Armenian and Turkish descent.

Photo by magicinfoto/Bigstock.com

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