Birth Name: Russell J. Vitale
Place of Birth: Secaucus, New Jersey, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 26, 1992
Ethnicity: Italian/Sicilian, some Irish
Russ is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is part of the rap group DIEMON Crew.
Russ was born in New Jersey. He was raised in North Carolina, Kentucky, and Georgia. He has heterochromia, two different coloured eyes.
Russ’s paternal grandfather was Frank A. Vitale (the son of Rocco Vitale and Florence). Frank was born in New York. Rocco was born in Italy. Florence was born in New York, to Italian parents.
Russ’s paternal grandmother is Rosalie Giamanco (the daughter of Girolamo/Jerome Giamanco and Angelina/Angela/Angella Puccio). Rosalie was born in New York. Girolamo and Angelina were born in New York.
Russ’s maternal grandfather is Robert McNiece (the son of Thomas Joseph McNiece and Mary V. Maresco). Robert was born in New York. Thomas was born in New York, the son of Thomas James McNiece, whose parents were Irish, and of Josephine Elizabeth McDonnell, who was also of Irish descent. Mary was born in New York, the daughter of an Italian father and of Mary, whose parents were Italian.
Russ’s maternal grandmother is Alba Margaret Scala (the daughter of Salvatore Scala and Marie G.). Alba was born in New York. Salvatore was born in New York, to Italian parents, Luigi Scala and Margherita “Margaret” Caputo. Marie was born in New York.
Obituary of Russ’s paternal grandfather, Frank A. Vitale – https://www.legacy.com