Timothée Chalamet

by follers on November 19, 2014

Timothée Chalamet ethnicity

Birth Name: Timothée Hal Chalamet

Place of Birth: Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 26, 1995

*French (father)
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)

Timothée Chalamet is an American actor.

His father is French, and is from a Protestant family. His mother, who is American, is Jewish. He was raised celebrating all major Jewish holidays.

Timothée’s uncle (his mother’s brother) is director Rodman Flender. His aunt is television producer and writer Amy Lippman, who is Rodman’s wife.

Timothée’s maternal grandfather was Harold Flender (the son of Jacob “Jack” Flender and Sadie Kasner). Harold, a writer and screenwriter of several films, was born in New York, to Austrian Jewish parents. Jacob was the son of Elias Moritz/Mojzesz/Marus Flender and Mariem/Miriam Kempler. Sadie was the daughter of Harry Kasner and Annie Frankel.

Timothée’s maternal grandmother is Enid S. Rodman (the daughter of Philip Rodman and Rose Levine). Enid was born in New York, to Russian Jewish parents, from Minsk. Philip was the son of Max Rodman and Celia Kantrowitz. Rose was the daughter of Yehuda/Julius Melakhovitzki/Levine and Yetta/Etta/Esther Yurzelnski/Abrajonsky.

One of Timothée’s most distant traceable maternal ancestors is Herschl Bisam, who was born c. 1760.

Sources: Genealogy of Timothée’s mother (focusing on her father’s side) – https://www.geni.com

Timothée’s maternal grandfather, Harold Flender, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Timothée’s maternal grandmother, Enid S. Rodman, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

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{ 3 comments… read them below or add one }

phaedra April 28, 2016 at 6:52 pm

Has a Jewish look. I guessed this one right.

neiltennant August 20, 2015 at 9:01 am

i would have guessed Jewish he looks like Polish Jews.

Capricious October 11, 2015 at 12:12 am

Yeah me too.

And he’s handsome, although not my “type”.

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