Calvin Harris

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Harris in 2014, photo by

Birth Name: Adam Richard Wiles

Place of Birth: Dumfries, Scotland

Date of Birth: 17 January, 1984

Ethnicity: English, as well as one eighth Scottish

Calvin Harris is a Scottish DJ, record producer, singer, and songwriter. His parents, Pamela A. (Noon) and David M. Wiles, are English. He has stated that he is of one eighth Scottish descent. He is also known as Love Regenerator.

Calvin’s maternal grandfather possibly is Brian Noon.

Calvin’s maternal grandmother possibly is Tamar A. Kindleysides (the daughter of William Kindleysides and Gladys Mountford).

Source: Genealogy of Calvin Harris (focusing on his mother’s side) –

9 Responses

  1. Gavinboi says:

    One of the biggest Scottish musicians of today is actually English. Shocker.

    He actually is 1/8 Scottish though

  2. A user says:

    kinda looks like alex pettyfer.

  3. Manila says:

    His parents, David M. Wiles and Pamela A. Noon, are both English:

  4. scott says:

    a picture would be nice

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