Vanity – Vanity File Photos – London – London, UK – Photo Credit: Landmark / PR Photos

Birth Name: Denise Katrina Matthews

Date of Birth: January 4, 1959

Place of Birth: Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

Date of Death: February 15, 2016

Place of Death: Fremont, California, U.S.

*African-American, Hawaiian, Native American (father)
*Polish, German, and/or Jewish (mother)

Denise Katrina Matthews, better known as Vanity, was a Canadian singer, songwriter, model, actress, dancer, and Christian evangelist.

Denise was the daughter of Helga Senyk and James Levia Matthews.

Her father, an American from Wilmington, North Carolina, was black, and was said to be of African-American, Hawaiian, and Native American descent. Her mother, who is white, is said to be of Polish, German, and/or Jewish origin.


6 Responses

  1. gmillaz says:

    correction caucasian should be changed to white

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