Amal Clooney

Amal Alamuddin

Clooney in 2015, photo by

Birth Name: Amal Ramzi Alamuddin

Place of Birth: Beirut, Lebanon

Date of Birth: 3 February, 1978

Ethnicity: Druze, Lebanese

Amal Clooney, also known as Amal Alamuddin, is a Lebanese-born British lawyer, activist, and writer. She is married to American actor George Clooney, with whom she has two children.

Her father is of Druze background, from the town of Baakline, Lebanon, near Beirut. Her mother is from a Sunni Muslim Lebanese family, from Tripoli, Lebanon. During the 1980s, Amal’s family left Lebanon for London, and they settled in Gerrards Cross.

Amal’s mother, Bariaa/Baria (Miknass/Meknas), is the foreign editor of the Arab newspaper al-Hayat. Amal’s father, Ramzi Alamuddin, is a retired professor of business studies at the American University of Beirut. Alamuddin has three younger siblings; a sister, Tala, and two brothers, Samer and Ziad.

On her father’s side, Amal is the granddaughter of Khalil Alamuddin and Adel Takieddine.

Amal Alamuddin

Clooney in 2015, photo by

19 Responses

  1. lelo4 says:

    Druze is a religion, more precisely branch of Shia Islam, just like the Alawites. Not an ethnicity. They are the same as other Syrians/Lebanese. And contrary to what most people think, they do consider themselves Muslim.

  2. Adamina says:

    Beauty with brains

  3. neiltennant says:

    she is the most beautiful world in the world

  4. neiltennant says:

    beautiful woman !

    finally he found his soulmate and a classy woman

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