Tag: Mixed Chicks History Month

Mixed Chicks History Month – Nathalie Emmanuel

May 19, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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  Our Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction today is British actress and Game of Thrones regular Nathalie Emmanuel. For all of you Game of Thrones fans, Emmanuel plays Daenerys Targaryen’s right hand woman and interpreter Missandei. Emmanuel is half Jamaican and half English. She’s been a mainstay on British television for several years. […]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Blake Griffin

May 16, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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We decided to switch things up today and instead of our usual Mixed Chick we are highlighting a Mixed Man. Today’s Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction is Los Angeles Clippers’ 6’10” power forward Blake Griffin. Griffin is half Afro-Haitian and half white. He grew up in Oklahoma with his mom and dad and older […]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Kyla Ross

May 15, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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  Our Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction today is Kyla Ross. As a member of the gold medal winning “Fierce Five” which included the first African American all-around champion Gabby Douglas, Ross is a celebrated gymnast who is equally as accomplished. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Ross is a mixture of Black and Japanese […]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Solange Knowles

May 14, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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Our Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction today is Solange Knowles. With all of the media hype surrounding Beyonce’s little sister and the alleged attack on Jay Z, we wanted to share a little tidbit about this firecracker. Just like Beyonce, Solange is Creole and African American. Her mother’s family is considered true French […]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Jenny Lumet

May 12, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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Today’s Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction is actress and screenwriter Jenny Lumet. With a last name like Lumet, its no surprise that this multiracial beauty would wind up in the entertainment industry. Granddaughter of screen legend Lena Horne and daughter of noted filmmaker Sidney Lumet and journalist Gail Lumet Buckley, Lumet was destined […]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Emanuela de Paula

May 9, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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Our Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction today is Brazilian model and Victoria’s Secret Angel Emanuela de Paula. The 23 year-old hails from Cabo de Santo Agostinho in Pernambuco Brazil. Born to a white Brazilian mother and an Afro-Brazilian father, the self-proclaimed “mulata” is an exotic beauty with a blend of several ethnicities and […]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Fergie

May 8, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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Today’s Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction is Fergie. Known for her impressive vocal range and for being the only female in the high energy Grammy Award winning hip hop group Black Eyed Peas, Fergie is a dynamic diva who is also a modern day mixed chick! Born and raised in Hacienda Heights, a […]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Jhene Aiko

May 7, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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Our Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction today is Jhene Aiko. If you haven’t heard this ϋber talented R&B singer’s chart-topping hit “I Don’t Need You” then you must be living under a rock. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Aiko is one of the hottest new singers in the music game and is […]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Gugu Mbatha-Raw

May 6, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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Today’s Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction is Gugu Mbatha-Raw, the star of the critically acclaimed new historical drama “Belle” that opened nationwide in select theaters on May 2nd.Mbatha Raw is a well-known British actress who has been seen on a few television shows both in the U.S. and across the pond. You may […]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Gabrielle Reece

May 5, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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Today’s Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction is Gabrielle Reece. Gabrielle is an world-renown professional volleyball player, sports announcer, fashion designer and model. At first glance, I’m sure many of you are thinking I got this one wrong but in actuality Gabrielle’s father is Afro-Trinidadian and her mother is white. Known for her athletic […]