Birth Name: Yalitza Aparicio Martínez
Place of Birth: Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico
Date of Birth: 11 December, 1993
Ethnicity: Mexican [Mixtec, Triqui]
Yalitza Aparicio is a Mexican actress and schoolteacher. She stars as Cleo in Alfonso Cuarón’s 2018 film Roma, for which she has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress.
She hails from a rural area, in Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico. Her father is Mixtec and her mother is Triqui.