Birth Name: Michael Ian Olmo
Place of Birth: Arecibo, Puerto Rico
Date of Birth: March 25, 1999
Ethnicity: Puerto Rican [Spanish, African, possibly other], small amount of Martiniquais
Iann Dior is a Puerto Rican rapper, singer, and songwriter. He is also known as iann dior, Olmo, and Sad Boy Dior. He was raised in Corpus Christi, Texas, from an early age.
Iann’s paternal grandmother is Zice Carmona Silva (the daughter of Fernando Carmona Pimentel and Amina Silva Onofre). Zice was born in Arecibo, Puerto Rico. Most of his ancestors were listed as “mulatto” or black on records. Fernando was the son of Marcos Carmona and María Pimentel Vargas. Amina was the daughter of Eleuterio Silva and Clotilde Onofre Serrano.
Iann’s maternal grandfather is Florencio Maisonet Hernandez (the son of Florencio Maisonet Santiago and Marcela/Marcelina Hernandez). Iann’s grandfather Florencio was born in Barceloneta, Puerto Rico. Iann’s great-grandfather Florencio was the son of Isidoro Maisonet and Wencesla Justina Santiago. Isidoro was listed as “white” and Wencesla was listed as “mulatto” on records. Marcela is listed as “white.”
Iann’s maternal grandmother is Elisa Ramirez (who was likely the daughter of Ramón Ramirez Y Samó/Samot/Zamot and Dolores Lozada Duperoy). Ramón was the son of Jorge Ramirez Lopez and Elisa Samó/Zamot Padín. Dolores was the daughter of Hipolito Lozada Monta and Juana Dhuperoy Quiles, whose paternal grandparents were from Martinique. Ramón and his family were listed as “white” on records. Hipolito was listed as black, and Juana was listed as “mulatto” or black.