Is Robyn Dixon White Or Black? - Ethnic Background

Is Robyn Dixon white or black? Her ethnic background was a major part of the first season of The Real Housewives of Potomac.  She is black but she does have white ancestors.  Scroll down to see a picture of the reality star's parents.  Her father is obviously black but it looks like her mother could be biracial.

Robyn's father is a dentist and her mother is a college professor

Robyn has been dealing with racial identity issues for years.  She attended predominately white schools where people often questioned her ethnic background.  Her father is a dentist and her mother is a college professor.  Robyn's parents are nothing like her husband's parents.  She's married to former NBA star, Juan Dixon.

Is Robyn Dixon White Or Black? Ethnic Background
Is Robyn Dixon White Or Black? Ethnic Background

Juan's parents were addicted to drugs and they both passed away.  They died of AIDS-related diseases when Juan was a teenager.

Is Robyn Dixon White Or Black? Ethnic Background
Is Robyn Dixon White Or Black? Ethnic Background

While Robyn's father looks black in the pic above, he looks like he could be biracial in the following image:

Robyn Dixon Father
Robyn Dixon Father

Robyn's complexion is similar to her mother's.  Robyn's experience is common.


No one is comfortable sharing their feelings about skin tone in person but then there's the Internet.  Former NBA player Gilbert Arenas recently made some ignorant comments about dark skinned black women.

Robyn Dixon Mother
Robyn Dixon Mother

What do you think about Robyn Dixon's ethnic background? Do you consider her white or black? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.



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