Kelsey Grammer

Ancestry of
Kelsey Grammer

TV and Movie Actor


Who is Kelsey Grammer?

Kelsey Grammer is an American television and movie actor who is probably best known for his role as psychiatrist Dr. Frasier Crane in the NBC television sitcoms Cheers and Frasier. He has won a number of Primetime Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards and American Comedy Awards. More recently he has won a Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actor in 2014.

Famous Kin

Kelsey Grammer has kinship to a few U.S. Presidents including Martin Van Buren, Richard Nixon, and Gerald Ford. A couple of other world leaders in his family tree are British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill and Canadian Prime Ministers Pierre and Justin Trudeau. First Lady Hilary Clinton is also a cousin through their shared French Canadian ancestors.

Kelsey Grammer has a number of fellow celebrities in his family tree including actress Hilary Swank, and actors Christopher Lloyd and James Dean. Other notable kin for Kelsey Grammer include historian Nathaniel Philbrick, Columbian Exposition serial killer Dr. H. H. Holmes, western author Louis L'Amour, Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett, and poet Robert Frost.

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Kelsey Grammer photo by U.S. Navy Photographer’s Mate 2nd Class Valerie S. Guffey