Place of Birth: Copenhagen, Denmark
Date of Birth: 5 January, 1986
Ethnicity: Konkani Indian
Deepika Padukone is an Indian film actress and model.
Deepika was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, to Mangalorean Konkani-speaking Indian parents. Her father, Prakash Padukone, is a former badminton player of international repute. Her mother, Ujjala, is a travel agent. The family relocated to Bangalore, India, when Padukone was a year old.
Deepika’s paternal grandfather, Ramesh, was a secretary of the Mysore Badminton Association.
Deepika has ancestry from the Chitrapur Saraswat Brahmin community.
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