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Added by Melinda

on 10 Jan 2010 01:40

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Stars with Hungarian roots

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1. Rachel Weisz
The daughter of a Jewish-Hungarian inventor, Weisz György.

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2. Goldie Hawn
Her mother Laura was daughter of immigrants from Hungary.
So 1/2 hungarian.



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3. Kate Hudson
Her mother is Goldie Hawn (no kidding:D)
so she's 1/4 hungarian.

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Average listal rating (210 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating
4. Jessica Szohr
Gossip Girl's star is half-Hungarian and a quarter African-American.

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5. Johnny Weissmuller
Was a Hungarian-born of German ethnicity American swimmer and actor, who played Tarzan.


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6. Adrien Brody
Brody's mother was born in Budapest, Hungary.

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Average listal rating (603 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating
7. Alanis Morissette
She's the daughter of Georgia Mary Ann Feuerstein, a Hungarian Jewish-born teacher.

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8. Paul Newman
Newman's father, the son of Jewish immigrants from Poland and Hungary.

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9. Drew Barrymore
Her mother is Ildikó Jaid Barrymore, an aspiring actress born in a Displaced Persons camp in Brannenburg, West Germany to Hungarian World War II refugees.

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10. Freddie Prinze Jr.
his father, Freddie Prinze, an actor and comedian of Puerto Rican and Hungarian Jewish descent.

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11. Jamie Lee Curtis
her maternal grandparents were Hungarian Jews

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Average listal rating (3 ratings) 5.3  IMDB Rating
12. Calvin Klein
Calvin Richard Klein was born in The Bronx to Jewish-Hungarian immigrants.


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13. Tara Reid
Reid has Irish, English, Hungarian, French and Italian ancestry.

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14. Harry Houdini
The escape artist was born in Budapest, Hungary.


Average listal rating (182 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
15. Bela Lugosi
Dracula was born in Lugos, Hungary (now Lugoj, Romania).

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16. Andrew G. Vajna
Born Vajna András György in Budapest, Hungary.


Average listal rating (318 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
17. River Phoenix
His maternal grandmother is of Hungarian Jewish decent

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Average listal rating (806 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
18. Joaquin Phoenix
As River's brother, his maternal grandmother is of Hungarian Jewish decent too.

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Average listal rating (130 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
19. Peter Falk
Born of Jewish immigrants from Russia and Hungary.
Columbo's great-grandfather was Miksa Falk, a well-known Hungarian writer and politician.

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20. Estée Lauder
Born Josephine Esther Mentzer, the daughter of a Hungarian mother and a Czechoslovak father.

Average listal rating (173 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
21. Mariska Hargitay
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22. Michael Vartan

Average listal rating (151 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
23. Tony Curtis
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24. Gene Simmons

Average listal rating (55 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating
25. Mark Knopfler

Average listal rating (15 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating
26. Shaun Sipos
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Average listal rating (20 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
27. Mike Shinoda
His mother is of Hungarian descent.


 

Since I'm hungarian I checked which famous people have a little hungarian part in themselves.

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Comments

Posted: 5 years, 6 months ago at Jan 10 15:18
Legjobb lista :D és mi ismerjük is Miss Weisz egyik rokonát;D
Viszont sokakról nem is tudtam, szal woow o_O
Hungarians everywhere! Yeey~
Posted: 5 years, 6 months ago at Jan 10 15:25
Köszikösziii :D Össze kellett már gyűjtsem. De nagyon sokan vagyunk mindenhol.
Posted: 5 years, 6 months ago at Jan 10 16:20
:D
Posted: 5 years, 6 months ago at Jan 10 17:37
ámen:)
Posted: 5 years, 6 months ago at Jan 10 17:37
ámen:)
Posted: 5 years, 6 months ago at Jan 11 1:02
Ez hihetetlen!! A legtöbbről nem is tudtam! 5 csillagos ötlet :) Egyébként Joe Murányi Louis Amstrong utolsó klarinétosa is magyar :D
Posted: 5 years, 5 months ago at Feb 3 19:02
Wow I never knew so many of these actors had Hungarian relatives! I love Hungary!
Posted: 5 years ago at Jul 5 13:51
tényleg a legjobb lista :)
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Jun 24 17:03
I think Jamie Lee Curtis' paternal grandparents were Hungarian Jews, since her father's real name was Bernard Schwartz.
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Jun 24 23:02
i think also Zsa Zsa Gabor is Hungarian :)
Posted: 5 months ago at Feb 28 11:31

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