Mindy Kaling Get to know the 39-year old actress, comedian, writer, Mindy Kaling, before she got famous (e.g. The Mindy Project). IMDB reports The 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) was Mindy Kaling's first TV appearance in 2006. BirthdayJune 24, 1979NationalityAmericanName in PassportVera Mindy ChokalingamEthnicityIndian (Read: 16 Surprising Celebrity Ethnicities)Ethnic category/Race(?)AsianSexuality - Gay or NayStraightHer home town is Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.. Her parents Avu Chokalingam & Swati Chokalingam are of Indian ethnicity. Mindy Kaling was born on June 24, 1979 on a Sunday. Center mapTrafficBicyclingTransit Read: 19 Celebrity childhood Homes High school: Buckingham, Browne & NicholsUniversity/College: Dartmouth CollegeChildhood Photos - When she was young Credit: Pinterest.com Younger Photos Credit: Zimbio.com Footage of early or first TV Interview or Appearance The Mindy Project - Interview with Mindy Kaling and Chris Messina Most popular video on Youtube Inside Out Behind The Scenes Footage - Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Mindy Kaling, Lewis Black Views: 3.181.136 Share your real life experiences with Mindy Kaling here and rate your meeting! Correct our wiki/bio - is she not gay or straight or of different heritage? Let us know!