was born in The Bronx, New York City, the daughter of Valerie, a professor and educational consultant, and Earl Washington, a real estate broker. Her father's family is African American, from South Carolina and Brooklyn, and her mother's family is Jamaican American, from Manhattan; Washington has said that her mother is from a "mixed-race background but from Jamaica, so she is partly English and Scottish and Native American, but also descended from African slaves in the Caribbean". She is related to former secretary of state Colin Powell through her mother.
is of Jamaican and Bahamian ancestry and has three older brothers. He has five children from four previous relationships. On July 19, 2008, he married then law school graduate Kristin Thompson in Dallas, Texas. She is the mother of his sixth child.
was born in Streatham, South London, the daughter of Jamaican-born dancer Valerie Morris. In accordance with her mother's wishes, Campbell has never met her father, who abandoned her mother when she was four months pregnant and was unnamed on her birth certificate. She took on the surname Campbell from her mother's second marriage. Her half-brother, Pierre, was born in 1985. Campbell is of African-Jamaican descent, as well as of Chinese Jamaican ancestry through her paternal grandmother, who carried the family name Ming.
She's 26yrs Old With Jamaican Roots From Miami FL. Keyshia Has Done Styling Work For Hip Hop Celebrities As Well As MTV & BET. But Her Big Break Came From The Lead Role In Timberland's "Say Something" Music Video Featuring "Drake". She's Also Done Videos For Young Jeezy "Loose My Mind" & Gucci Mane "911". 2010 Was A Wonderful Year For Keyshia & Ended Being Crowned XXL Magazine's Eye Candy Model Of The Year. 2011 Has Kicked Off With The Launch Of Her New Lip Stick Line Called "Secret Kisses". Keisha Is Definitely Staying Relevant & On Her Grind So Look For Even Bigger Things To Pop Off For Her.
From the hit series Prison Break is of multiethnic origin: his father is of African-American, Jamaican, English, German, Jewish, and Cherokee background, and his mother is of Russian, French, Dutch, Syrian, and Lebanese ancestry. He has stated, "My father is black and my mother is white. Therefore, I could answer to either, which kind of makes me a racial Lone Ranger, at times, caught between two communities."
SHE BEGAN HER CAREER on The Cosby Show at the age of four, and since then she has never looked back. Music star Alicia Auguello Cook, better known as Alicia Keys, was born on January 25, 1981 in Manhattan, New York City. She is of mixed ancestry and ethnicity. Her father, Craig Cook, is a former flight attendant of African American and Jamaican extraction, while her mother, Teresa Augello, a former paralegal and part-time actress, is of Italian, Scottish and Irish background.