Birth Name: Ronald N. Perlman
Place of Birth: Washington Heights, Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: April 13, 1950
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Ron Perlman is an American actor, director, and animator.
He is the son of Dorothy and Bertram Perlman. His parents were both Jewish. Ron had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony. Ron has two children with his former wife Opal Stone.
Ron’s paternal grandfather was Julius Lipman Perlman (the son of Jacob Perlman and Bertha Stein). Julius was a Hungarian Jewish immigrant.
Ron’s paternal grandmother was Rebecca “Reba” Nussbaum (the daughter of Moses/Morris Nussbaum and Lena Grossmann). Rebecca was born in New York. Moses was born in New York, to German Jewish parents, Solomon Nussbaum and Elizabeth Bertha Rosenblatt. Lena was a Hungarian Jewish immigrant.
Ron’s maternal grandfather was named Jack/Jacob Rosen/Rozyscki. Jack was a Polish Jewish emigrant, from Łódź.
Ron’s maternal grandmother was named Rosie. Rosie was a Polish Jewish immigrant.
Genealogy of Ron’s father (focusing on his own mother’s side) – https://www.geni.com
Ron’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Ron’s paternal grandmother, Rebecca Nussbaum, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Ron’s mother on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
>immigrant, from Łódź.
He’s an Ashkenazi and that’s a semitic ethnic category of Levantine people. They’re not of European racial ancestry, but they are Caucasoids like Egyptians and Habesha people.
“He’s an Ashkenazi and that’s a semitic ethnic category of Levantine people. ”
Some people on here will never accept that fact, though.