Birth Name: Daya Vivian Vaidya
Place of Birth: Kathmandu, Nepal
Date of Birth: May 20, 1980
*Gujarati Indian (father)
*Italian, English, possibly other (mother)
Daya Vaidya is a Nepalese-born American actress.
Daya is the daughter of Laura and Atul Vaidya. Daya moved to Oakland, California, with her family at the age of two. She is married to Don Wallace, with whom she has three children.
Daya’s paternal grandparents likely were Babubhai Pranjivan Vaidya (the son of Pranjivandas M. Vaidya) and Dayaben Babubhai “Daya” Dave. Daya’s grandfather Babubhai was born in Gujarat, India.
Daya’s maternal grandfather was Vincent J. Depaulo (the son of Sebastiano Depaulo/dePaolo and Carmela). Vincent was born in New York, to Italian parents.
Daya’s maternal grandmother was Vivian Hughes (the daughter of Audney Frank Hughes and Etta Mae Pardue). Vivian was born in Indiana. Audney was born in Indiana, the son of James Henry Hughes and Alice Hutton.