- Born: 1970-03-27
- Bith Place: Huntington, New York, U.S.
- Famous as: Pop singer, actress
Mariah Carey was born Mariah Angela Carey in Huntington, New York, on March 27, 1970, to an Irish-American mother Patricia Hickey and an African American/Venezuelan father Alfred Roy Carey. Her mother was a mezzo-soprano New York City opera singer and a freelance vocal coach; whereas, her father was an aeronautical engineer. Carey, third and youngest, has siblings Alison and Morgan, who were significantly older by ten years.