Zach LaVine

Zach Lavine ethnicity

LaVine in 2013, photo by

Birth Name: Zachary Thomas LaVine

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

Date of Birth: March 10, 1995

*father – African-American
*mother – English, other

Zach LaVine is an American professional basketball player. He plays for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA), and previously for the Minnesota Timberwolves.

He is the son of Cheryl Johnson-LaVine, who played softball, and Paul LaVine, who played professional football in the NFL and USFL. His father is black and his mother is white. A picture of Zach with his parents and younger sister can be seen here. He has one child with his fiancée.

Zach’s paternal grandfather likely was Paul Lavine (the son of Paul Lavine, Sr. and Celina/Selena Simmons).

Zach’s paternal grandmother was named Hattie Smith.


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2 Responses

  1. Oaken05 says:

    There is literally a picture of his family linked in the post. Can you stop? Thanks.

  2. bablah says:

    Zach’s paternal grandmother was Hattie Smith.

    His paternal grandfather was likely Paul Lavine, son of Paul Lavine, Sr. and Celina/Selena Simmons.

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