Birth Name: Christopher Edwin Breaux
Place of Birth: Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: October 28, 1987
Ethnicity: African-American, likely some Creole [African, French]
Frank Ocean is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, photographer, and visual artist. He is also known as Lonny Breaux and Christopher Francis Ocean.
Frank is the son of Katonya (Breaux) and Calvin Edward Cooksey. His mother founded Unsun Cosmetics, which produces sunscreen products. He was raised mostly in New Orleans, Louisiana, where his family has deep roots.
Frank’s maternal grandfather was Lionel McGruder, Jr. (the son of Lionel McGruder, Sr. and Wilhelmina Francis). Frank’s great-grandfather Lionel likely was the son of Stafford Monette/Monet and Pearl L. McGruder.
Source: Likely Frank’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Stafford Monette/Monet and Pearl L. McGruder, on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org