Birth Name: Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro
Place of Birth: The Bronx, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 21, 1971
Alfonso Ribeiro is an American actor, television host, director, and comedian. He co-starred on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, playing Carlton Banks, and is also known for his roles on Silver Spoons, In the House, and as the host of America’s Funniest Home Videos.
His parents were from Trinidad and Tobago. Alfonso is married to writer Angela Unkrich. He has a daughter with his former wife Robin Stapler; and three children with Angela.
Alfonso’s maternal grandfather was Roaring Lion (Rafael de Leon, the son of Arias Cairi Llama and Basalicion de Leon). Roaring Lion was a calypso singer and composer. He was born in Aroquita, Trinidad and Tobago.