6 Celebrities of Syrian Ancestry

Posted by PZ on August 31st, 2011

With much upheaval in Syria at the moment, it is interesting to take a look at some celebrities who have ancestry in the country. From Desperate Housewives star Teri Hatcher, to surfing champ Kelly Slater, there are several stars whose ancestors hailed from Syria – for some of these the connection is distant, while others are even half Syrian.

Photos: INFdaily.com

 Wentworth Miller

Jerry Seinfeld

Kelly Slater 

Paula Abdul 

Shannon Elizabeth 

Teri Hatcher 

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