Who Knew? 10 Surprise Irish Celebs

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    Harrison Ford gets his Irish blood from his father. His mother was of Russian-Jewish descent.

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    Singer Christina Aguilera gets her Spanish name from her Ecuadorian father and fair complexion from her Irish mother.

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    Gorgeous George Clooney is of Irish and German descent.

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    Exotic beauty Catherine Zeta Jones is mostly Welsh with a little bit of Irish thrown in (her mother was Irish-Welsh and father was fully Welsh).

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    R&B singer Alicia Keys is quite the hybrid - her mother is of Irish-Italian descent and her father is Jamaican.

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    Mariah Carey's exotic features stem from her Irish and Afro-Venezuelan descent.

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    She may have classic Swedish features, but Sharon Stone is actually Irish-American.

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    Anne Hathaway has mostly Irish and French ancestry with more distant German and Native American roots.

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    Newlywed Mandy Moore has a father with Irish and Cherokee ancestry, and her mother is of English and Jewish ancestry.

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    'Ugly Betty' star Ana Ortiz is half Puerto-Rican, half Irish.

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