Finding Your Roots

John Leguizamo’s Lineage is Traced Back 17 Generations

Clip: Season 8 Episode 7 | 1m | Video has closed captioning.

“My family is going to freak out and bug out.” We were able to trace back John Leguizamo’s lineage over ten generations, learning that his 15th great-grandfather was the governor of the Pompeian district in Spain.

Aired: 02/15/22

Rating: NR

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Finding Your Roots: Season Eight

A new season of Finding Your Roots premieres January 4, 2022 at 8/7c! Tune in for all-new episodes as Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores fascinating ancestries and family mysteries for an array of notable guests.

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