Ibrahim Chappelle is another celebrity kid who, despite his young age, has caught the media’s attention. Ibrahim is the son of a famous and versatile American stand-up comedian, Dave Chappelle.
Because of his father’s fame, many people, including the media, are interested in his personal life, education, and relationships. Also, young Ibrahim has been the hot topic in many of his father’s comedy skits and gigs. Not physically. So, let’s indulge ourselves with the information of Ibrahim.
Here are some interesting facts about Ibrahim Chappelle.
Ibrahim Chappelle: Quick Facts
|Full Name||Ibrahim Chappelle|
|Birth City||United States of America|
|Father Name||Dave Chappelle|
|Mother Name||Elaine Mendoza Erfe|
Ibrahim Chappelle is the son of the famous American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer Dave Chappelle, and Elaine Mendoza Erfe. His father is known for his sketch comedy TV series, Chappelle’s Show.
Despite being under the prying eyes of the media all the time, there is not much information on him. However, we do know that Ibrahim is the second child of Dave and Elaine. His name Ibrahim was derived from Islam, which means ‘father of faith.’
Dave is also known for making jokes about his children, and it seems like his children are okay with it.
Early Life and Childhood
Ibrahim Chappelle was born in Yellow Springs, Ohio, the United States of America. However, his exact date of birth is kept secret. Dave is very secretive about his personal life and has done an excellent job of keeping it closed.
Including his parents, Dave and Elaine, Ibrahim has a total of five members in his family. He has three siblings, an older brother, Sulayman Chappelle, and a sister named Sonal Chappelle.
Many might not know this, but his father, Dave, converted to Islam in 1998. So, when his children were born, the old Dave used Arabic names for them. In fact, Chapelle named Sulayman after Soloman from the Bible.
Likewise, Ibrahim belongs to American nationality and is of African-American ethnicity. Just like his birth date, there is no information about his educational background too.
Age and Measurements
As already mentioned, since his exact birth date is unknown, Chappelle is assumed to be around the early 15s. Along with his other data, Ibrahim’s body measurements are also kept away from the media.
But Ibrahim seems to be reasonably tall with a healthy body. As he is in a growing phase, we can expect Ibrahim to reach his father’s height soon enough, if not taller. Moreover, the young boy has attractive black eyes and naturally black hair.
Ibrahim Chappelle: Parents
Since Ibrahim is in his early teens, he has not opted for any career or path. And with his mysterious personality, we doubt he would choose any extrovert jobs.
But we do know that his father, Dave Chappelle is a stand-up comedian. Till now, Dave has appeared in many projects, including the one with Eddie Murphy. In 1996, Dave starred in the hit film ‘The Nutty Professor’ and in ‘Con Air‘ in 1997.
Dave has been working as a lead role in ‘Half-Baked’ and has worked in ‘The Larry Sanders Show’ and in ‘You’ve Got Mail‘ opposite of Tom Hanks. Likewise, he also starred in his show called ‘Chappelle’s Show,’ which aired on Comedy Central from 2003-2006.
Meanwhile, his mother, Elaine Mendoza Efre, is a housewife who belongs to the Filipino ethnicity. Because of it, all of the children of Dave are of mixed ethnicity. The couple has been married for over 18 years and is still in love. Dave loves his wife so much that he even converted to Islam just before his marriage.
Dave Chappelle Often Mentions Ibrahim In His Stand-Ups
It is not new for the comedian and celebrity to talk about their family out in public. Many times such action helps the audience to resonate with the performer even more. Such is the case with Dave Chappelle as well.
However, Dave rarely makes fun of his daughter on such gigs. Funny enough, the same cannot be said about his two sons. Often, dad, Chappelle spices his show with family jokes.
Surprisingly, this one time, Dave shared a heartfelt story about his second son, Ibrahim. It was the time when the young Ibrahim made a necklace out of macaroni for his father. Aww!
Seconds after the revelation of his emotional phase, Dave quickly turned the tide by making the audience laugh with his response to it. You can watch the video right here.
Ibrahim Chappelle: Net Worth and Income
The second son of Dave has yet to work and earn, so, as of today, Ibrahim has no exact net worth. Meanwhile, his father, Dave, has a net worth of $42 million. As of today, Dave is one of the wealthiest black celebrities in the states. He accumulates a massive sum from his career as a comedian and other endeavors.
Currently, Dave is residing on a 65-acre farm near Yellow Springs, Ohio, with his family. Moreover, he owns several other properties in Xenia, Ohio.
Social Media Presence
The young Ibrahim is not active on any social media platforms, and even if he was, we have no idea about it. Just like his father, Dave, Chappelle has maintained complete secrecy from the media.