Jasmine V

Jasmine V in 2011, Featureflash / Shutterstock.com

Birth Name: Jasmine Marie Villegas

Place of Birth: San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States

Date of Birth: December 7, 1993

*father – Mexican [Spanish, Indigenous]
*mother – Filipino, German, Irish

Jasmine V, previously credited as Jasmine Villegas, is an American pop and R&B singer, and actress. She is the daughter of Bernadette (Vales) and Robert G. Villegas. Her father is of Mexican (Spanish, Native American) descent. Her mother likely has Filipino, German, and Irish ancestry.

Jasmine was in the music video “Baby” by Justin Bieber, where she played his love interest. She does not speak Tagalog but does speak some Spanish. In an Interview, she said that she is proud to be Mexican and Filipino.

Jasmine has a daughter.

Jasmine’s paternal grandfather is Richard D. Villegas (the son of “Max” Villegas and “Sadie” Sanchez). Richard was born in Texas.

Jasmine’s paternal grandmother is Rebecca Gutierrez (the daughter of Jose Concepcion Gutierrez and Severa Garcia). Rebecca was born in Texas.

Sources: Jasmine states her ancestry on Twitter – https://mobile.twitter.com

Birth record of Jasmine’s paternal grandfather, Richard D. Villegas – https://familysearch.org

Birth record of Jasmine’s paternal grandmother, Rebecca Gutierrez – https://familysearch.org


Curious about ethnicity

125 Responses

  1. mdzogh says:

    to African Americans everything has black on it. And they comment on all the mexican/mix/spanish/ etc girls and the profiles of people like Nina Simone is empty. Explain that please.

  2. crunty says:

    Beautiful lady, but no idea who she is.

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