George Clooney Ethnicity

By | August 8, 2016

George Clooney is an American actor born in 1961. He has an Irish, German and English ancestry.  One of his ancestors was Mary Ann Sparrow, sister of Nancy Hanks, mother of President Abraham Lincoln. Her aunt Rosemary Clooney was a jazz singer and actress of the fifties; his cousin is the actor Gabriel Ferrer, son of Jose Ferrer and married to singer Debby Boone. He grew up under strict Catholic discipline.

George Clooney



Ethnicity: Irish, English, Scottish, Welsh, French and German

Name George Timothy Clooney
Date of Birth May 6, 1961
Occupation Acting
Parents Father: Nick Clooney
Mother: Nina Bruce Warren
Net Worth $180 Million
Sibling Sister: Adelia Clooney
Education Northern Kentucky University
Languages English
Religion Agnostic
Children’s N/A
Relationship Status Married
Girlfriend Amal Clooney (2014)
Talia Balsam (1989–93)
Sun Sign Taurus

George Timothy Clooney is the son of Nina Bruce Warren, former Miss Lexington and councilman, and Nick Clooney, a former television presenter. He has an older sister, Adelia (Ada). Many actresses still have stars in their eyes when they talk about Clooney despite his age. He has been voted as the sexiest man alive by many popular magazines.

The family returned to Kentucky when he was in seventh grade.


Clooney suffered from Bell’s palsy, a facial paralysis disappeared within months. After they moved to Augusta, Kentucky, he attended Augusta High School. He played baseball and basketball and wanted to become a professional baseball player with the Cincinnati Reds in 1977 but did not pass the first round of applicants. He attended Northern Kentucky University during 1979 to 1981 where he got the specialization in broadcast journalism however was not able to complete the graduation.

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