Birth Name: Manuel Turizo Zapata
Place of Birth: Montería, Córdoba, Colombia
Date of Birth: 12 April, 2000
Ethnicity: Colombian – Spanish [Andalusian, Aragonese, Asturian, Canary Islander, Cantabrian, Castilian, Extremaduran, Leonese], Basque, Galician, Indigenous [Muisca, Tahamí], some Italian, remote French, Indigenous Nicaraguan and Ecuadorian, and Portuguese
Manuel Turizo is a Colombian reggaeton singer. He is also known as MTZ.
Manuel is the son of Diana Marcela Zapata Molina and musician Carlos Santiago Turizo Carvajal.
Manuel’s patrilineal line can be traced back to his fourth great-grandfather, Servando Turizo.
Manuel’s paternal grandfather is Jesús Enrique Turizo Callejas (the son of Justiniano Santiago Turizo Sierra and Rosa Callejas Cuartas). Enrique was born in Medellín, Antioquia. Justiniano was the son of Justiniano Felipe “Justo” Turizo Bueno and María del Carmen Sierra Arango. Rosa was the daughter of Francisco Antonio María Calleja Zapata and Nicolasa Cuartas Lotero.
Manuel’s paternal grandmother is Concepción Carvajal Suárez (the daughter of Alfonso de Jesús Carvajal Arbeláez and Concepción Suárez Giraldo). Manuel’s grandmother Concepción was born in San Rafael, Antioquia. Alfonso was the son of Antonio María Carvajal Echeverry and Narcisa Arbeláez Giraldo. Manuel’s great-grandmother Concepción was the daughter of Noé Suárez and Concepción Giraldo.
Manuel’s maternal grandfather is Lizardo Antonio Zapata Puerta (the son of Juan Bautista Zapata Vélez and Paulina Molina Vélez). Juan Bautista was the son of Pedro Antonio Zapata Calle and María Bernardina Vélez Vélez. Paulina was the daughter of Juan Ramón Puerta Cadavid and Filomena Velez Soto.
Manuel’s maternal grandmother was Marta Cecilia Molina Torres (the daughter of Jorge Luis Molina and María Bernarda Torres).
Genealogy of Manuel Turizo – https://www.geni.com