Day was born on October 13, 1989 in Beaudesert, Queensland, Australia. His father, Alvin Day, is Irish Australian and his mother Dening is from the Philippines.
They met while they were both studying at university in Brisbane and married in 1996. The couple has three children: daughters Charlie (born 1997), Daisy (2000) and son Max (2003).
In 2003 Max won a Young Artist Award for his performance as Link in the hit Disney film “The Lion King”.
Is Jason Day Part Filipino?
Day was born on September 25th in Beaudesert, Queensland. His father, Alvin, is Irish Australian and his mother Dening migrated from the Philippines to Australia in the early 1980s.
Day has dual citizenship of both countries and visits each often. He loves spending time with family and friends, playing sport and trying new foods. In 2019 he will start high school
Day was born in Beaudesert, Queensland
Yes, Jason Day was born in Beaudesert, Queensland on October 12th, 1988. Day’s family is of Filipino descent and he has dual citizenship in Australia and the Philippines.
Day has competed for both countries at various times during his career; most notably representing Australia at the 2008 Beijing Olympics as well as playing for the Philippines at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
In addition to his athletic accomplishments, JasonDay is also a successful businessman having launched two businesses (JasonDay Golf Academy and JDA Sports) while still competing professionally golfing full time.
As one of Australasia’s leading athletes it will be interesting to see how future tournaments unfold with Jason Day now partFilipino.
His father, Alvin, was Irish Australian
Yes, Jason Day’s father is of Filipino descent. Alvin Day was born in Ireland and moved to Australia when he was young. He met Jason’s mother while she was studying at the University of Melbourne in Australia.
The couple married in 1996 and have two children together – a son named Aidan and a daughter named Madison Both Alvin and Jason are successful professional golfers who own their own businesses outside of the sport
His mother, Dening, migrated from the Philippines to Australia in the early 1980s
Yes, Jason Day’s mother migrated from the Philippines to Australia in the early 1980s. Dening and her husband, Craig, met while both were working in Melbourne, Victoria and got married in 1984.
The couple has three children: Jason (born 1985), Adam (1987) and Ashleigh (1991). Dening is of Filipino descent but grew up speaking English as her first language. As a young child, she enjoyed playing cricket and participated in tournaments throughout Melbourne with her siblings before starting to play competitively at age 12 or 13 under the guidance of local coaches
Jason Day is not Filipino, though he was born in the Philippines. He has been falsely claiming to be Filipino on his website and social media pages for years now, likely due to a lack of understanding about cultural appropriation.
Jason Day should stop using cultural symbols that are specifically associated with other cultures without permission or respect.