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Meet Ronda Rousey’s Black Grandfather

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Here’s a quick fun fact you might not know about Ronda Rousey. The UFC fighter’s great grandfather is Black. Rousey’s mom made the revelation while chatting with a TMZ paparazzo who also happens to be Black.

Turns out Ronda and her mother are the descendants of Alfred Waddell, a Black Latino who became one of the first doctors of color in North America.

There’s a CBC documentary about Alfred titled, Before His Time, which chronicles his life. A clip of which you can view below.

1 Comment

  1. sunni_daze

    March 24, 2016 at 12:16 PM

    So she’s a ful minority for real. Negro and Ese

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