Alicia Silverstone

Silverstone in 2002, Joe Seer /

Place of Birth: San Francisco, California, United States

Date of Birth: October 4, 1976

*father – Ashkenazi Jewish
*mother – Scottish [converted to Judaism]

Alicia Silverstone is an American actress, model, producer, author, and activist. Her films include The Crush, Clueless, Batman & Robin, Excess Baggage, Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker, and Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul.

Alicia is the daughter of Deirdre and Monty Silverstone (born Monty Silver). Her father is from England and her mother is from Scotland.

Alicia’s father was born to a Jewish family, while Alicia’s mother converted to Judaism, likely in the Conservative Jewish denomination. Alicia had a Jewish upbringing. She attended Hebrew School and was Bat Mitzvah.

Alicia has a son with her former husband, musician, radio host, and actor Christopher Jarecki.

Alicia’s paternal grandfather was named Sidney/Sydney Silver.

Alicia’s paternal grandmother’s surname is listed as Sylvertre, Zeit, or Silverstone.

Alicia’s maternal grandfather was surnamed Radford.

Sources: Alicia discusses her background –

Marriage record of Alicia’s parents –


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25 Responses

  1. phaedra says:

    She looks like the Irish guy from Westlife, Brian McFadden. Lol

  2. Manila says:

    This is the marriage record of Alicia’s parents:

    This is the birth record of Alicia’s father: (Note: His birth was registered when he was 25)

  3. ashash says:

    You could have chosen a better picture.

  4. Nikki says:


    she is english, welsh, scottish and ashkenazi jewish

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