Birth Name: Santos Saúl Álvarez Barragán
Place of Birth: Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Date of Birth: July 18, 1990
Ethnicity: Mexican [Spanish, possibly other]
Canelo Álvarez, also known as Saúl Álvarez, is a Mexican professional boxer. He is the son of Ana María Barragán and Santos Álvarez. Among his siblings are Ramón Álvarez, Ricardo Álvarez, and Rigoberto Álvarez, who are all welterweight boxers. Canelo has a daughter.
His mother’s surname Barragan is of Spanish origin.
There is some speculation that Canelo is of Irish heritage however this is not confirmed.
His parents and siblings can be seen here.