Birth Name: Vera Mindy Chokalingam
Place of Birth: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Date of Birth: June 24, 1979
Ethnicity: Tamil Indian, Bengali Indian
Mindy Kaling is an American actress, comedian, and author.
Her parents were both Indian. Her father is Tamil. Her mother was Bengali. Her family is Hindu.
Mindy’s maternal grandparents were Nepal Chandra Raisircar and Amita Roychoudhury. Nepal and Amita were both born in Nepal.
Source: Genealogy of Mindy Kaling (focusing on her mother’s side) – http://www.geni.com
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