Wladimir Klitschko

by ethnic on May 12, 2011

Birth Name: Wladimir Wladimirowitsch Klitschko

Place of Birth: Semipalatinsk (now Semey), Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union (now Kazakhstan)

Date of Birth: 25 March, 1976

Ethnicity: Ukrainian, as well as likely a Jewish paternal grandmother

Wladimir Klitschko is a Ukrainian professional boxer. He is a two-time former world heavyweight champion, having held the WBA (Super), IBF and WBO titles, as well as the IBO, Ring magazine, and lineal titles. His brother is politician and boxer Vitali Klitschko.

He has a daughter with his fiancée, American actress Hayden Panettiere.

Wladimir’s paternal grandparents are Rodion Klitschko and Tamara Efimovna Etinzon (the daughter of Efim Etinzon). Wladimir’s grandmother Tamara is most likely Jewish.

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passingtime85 March 28, 2015 at 3:54 am


I’m not really sure how accurate these publications are but they both claim Tamara was indeed Jewish.


ann January 6, 2014 at 1:42 am

His paternal grandmother, Tamara Efimovna Etinzon, possibly was Jewish.

nnnnn November 21, 2012 at 1:20 am

He has the same accent, as russian-german people from

aps February 22, 2012 at 12:59 am

Wladimir was born in Semipalatinsk (now Semey), Kazakhstan.

roots February 21, 2012 at 3:29 pm

my hubby is also Ukrainian and 6’5 they have very tall men over there!

Lil Vacha May 15, 2011 at 7:13 am

Hey ethnic, can u submit my other profiles.? =) Thanks.!

Fuzzybear May 15, 2011 at 5:08 am

So that’s what happen to him.This guy is like 6’5 and he’s dating Hayden.What is she,like what 5′.Guest she likes them big

nnnnn May 24, 2013 at 3:08 am

Better, as inverse

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