Derek Klena

Birth Name: Derek Anthony Klena

Place of Birth: San Dimas, Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: October 3, 1991

*Sephardi Jewish, Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)

Derek Klena is an American actor and singer.

Derek is married to Elycia Scriven.

Derek’s maternal grandfather was Sol Altman (the son of Joseph/Joe Altman and Lillian/Lillie Behar). Sol was born in New York, to Turkish Jewish parents.

Derek’s maternal grandmother is Olga Wien (the daughter of Harry Wien and Etta Horwitz). Olga was born in California, to a German Jewish father and a Russian Jewish/Latvian Jewish mother. Etta was born in Kraslava, Latvia, the daughter of Harry Horwitz and Chava Gitel “Eva” Lifschitz.

Sources: Marriage record of Derek’s maternal grandparents, Sol Altman and Olga Wien –

Derek’s maternal grandfather, Sol Altman, on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Derek’s maternal grandfather, Sol Altman –

Derek’s maternal grandmother, Olga Wien, on the 1940 U.S. Census –

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