Birth Name: Carlos Mencia
Born Oct. 22, 1967 in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Ned Arnel Mencia was the 17th of 18 children born to his Honduran father, Roberto Holness, and his Mexican mother, Magdelana Mencia. As a boy, he was raised in East Los Angeles by his Aunt Consuelo and Uncle Pablo Mencia, where he went by the name Ned Holness in honor of his father. By his own admission, avoiding the street violence of East L.A. was difficult when he was growing up, but with the help of his family, he excelled in school and stayed away from the gang scene. He majored in electrical engineering at Cal State University Los Angeles, but left early to pursue a career in comedy after a successful performance during an open mic night ...
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