Jo Koy

Koy in 2011, photo by Joe Seer/

Birth Name: Joseph Glenn Herbert

Place of Birth: Tacoma, Washington, U.S.

Date of Birth: June 2, 1971

*father – European
*mother – Filipino

Jo Koy is an American stand-up comedian.

His father is American, and was stationed in the U.S. Air Force when he met his mother, who is from Quezon City, Philippines. He was raised in Spanaway and Tacoma, Washington, and then moved to Las Vegas.

He has one child with his former wife Angie King.

Jo’s maternal grandfather was surnamed Magluyan. Magluyan is a Hiligaynon name.

1 Response

  1. suburbanwinemom2020 says:

    Magluyan is a Hiligaynon last name:
    The prevalence of the name on the first map corresponds with the areas that are labeled Hiligaynon on the second map.

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