Fun Facts About Kenyan Actress, Lupita Nyongo

March 1, 1983Lupita Nyong’o is a Mexican-Kenyan actress who has made a name for herself in Hollywood. Here are some fun facts about her:

Lupita Nyongo
Lupita Nyongo

Lupita Nyong’o was born in Mexico City, Mexico, on March 1, 1983, to Kenyan parents. Read also: Fun Facts About Nollywood Actor, Timini Egbuson

She grew up in Kenya, where her father served as a government minister and a senator.

Lupita Nyong’o is fluent in Spanish, Luo, Swahili, and English.

She graduated from Hampshire College with a degree in film and theater studies. Read also: Fun Facts About Nigerian Singer, Sheyi Shay

Lupita Nyong’o is the first Kenyan actress to win an Academy Award. She won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in “12 Years a Slave” in 2014.

Lupita Nyong’o is an advocate for women’s rights and has spoken out against sexual harassment in the entertainment industry.

Lupita Nyong’o has been a black ambassador for Lancôme, a prestigious beauty and skin-care brand.

Lupita Nyong’o is of Luo descent on both sides of her family. She identifies as Mexican-Kenyan and holds dual Kenyan and Mexican citizenship.

She is the second of six children and was named after the events of the day she was born.

Lupita Nyong’o’s father, Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o, was a former college professor and was elected to represent Kisumu County in the Kenyan Senate in 2013.

She has appeared on the cover of several magazines, including Vogue, Elle, and Marie Claire.

Despite her success, Lupita Nyong’o remains humble and grounded. She is an inspiration to many and continues to use her platform to advocate for social justice and equality.

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