Eva Mendes

Mendes in 2011, CarlaVanWagoner / Shutterstock.com

Birth Name: Eva De La Caridad Mendez

Place of Birth: Miami, Florida, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 5, 1974

Ethnicity: Cuban

Eva Mendes is an American actress. She is known for appearing in the films Training Day, 2 Fast 2 Furious, and Hitch. Eva was born in Miami, Florida, to Cuban parents, Eva Perez Suarez and Juan Carlos Mendes.

She speaks Spanish fluently. Eva has two children with her partner, Canadian-born actor, writer, director, musician, and producer Ryan Gosling.

One of Eva’s grandmothers was named Amada.

Mendes in 2008, Creative Commons License photo credit: Thierry Caro


Curious about ethnicity

76 Responses

  1. Devotion says:

    Has both Spanish and Native in her. But I see the Spanish side more.

  2. cwm85 says:

    Used to have a thing for her until she hooked up with Gosling…

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