|Real Name/Full Name
|Kamala Devi Harris
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:
|Oakland Medical Center, Oakland, California, United States
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:
|20 October 1964
|59 years old
|In Centimetres – 157 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 2″
|In kilograms – 60 kg
In Pounds – 132 lbs
|Father – Donald Harris
Mother – Shyamala Gopalan Harris
|Westmount High School
|UC Hastings College Of Law ; Howard University
|Politician; Vice President of the United States; Attorney
Kamala Harris is said to be a successful American politician who is serving under Joe Biden as of now. She is also an attorney. She recently became the Vice- President of the United States in the 49th Vice- President election. She is also known as the first female to have such a high rank in the history of U.S. high-ranking officials.
Well, how well do you know about Kamala Harris? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Kamala Harris’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Kamala Harris to date.
Biography and Early Life
Kamala’s mother, Shyamala Gopalan, was a biologist. Her work (research) was mainly on the progesterone receptor and breast cancer. Kamala’s father was also a dignified man. He is a professor at the Stanford University.
As a kindergarten student, she was bused for being a part of Berkley’s comprehensive desegregation program at Thousand Oaks Elementary School. Harris is said to be strongly influenced by her grandfather during her growing years. She is said to be still in touch with her relatives who are in India.
She was only seven when she learned her parents are getting a divorce. She used to visit her father on the weekends with her sister.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Kamala Harris in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Kamala Harris’s age is 59 years old as of today’s date 21st February 2024 having been born on 20 October 1964. Though, she is 5′ 2″ in feet and inches and 157 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 132 lbs in Pound and 60 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Black.
Harris is said to have attended a primary school where the main spoken language was French. The name of the primary school is Notre-Dame-des-Neiges. After that, she went to F.A.C.E School. It is an elementary and High School. Kamala attended her final years of High School at Westmount High School. It is in Westmount, Quebec. She graduated from there in 1981.
Harris finally went to attend her college at Howard University. It is known as a historically black university situated in Washington D.C.
Harris even did an internship as a mailroom clerk for a California senator.
Harris even attended a Law School. She took her law degree from the University of California, Hastings College of Law.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Harris is married to attorney Doug Emhoff. They met on a blind date in 2013, which their familiar friend set up. They officially got married in 2014 on August 22 in a grand ceremony in the United States where both the families were present.
Her husband already had two children named Cole and Ella. She became a stepmother; however, their relationship is hot and intense, and they are very much in love together.
Is Kamala Harris Lesbian?
Kamala Harris married late in 2014. Her marriage has been lasting long for more than six years now. She is also the stepmother of two children. She is happily married to her husband. So, we can conclude she is not a lesbian. She is straight from the sexual orientation part.
Harris, in her early career, worked as an attorney. She worked as a Deputy district attorney in Alameda Country, which is in California.
In 2002, she prepared to run for becoming the District Attorney. It was for San Francisco. She was, however, least known among all the three candidates. After many efforts and shortcomings, she was able to overcome every problem with her tactful execution. She eventually won with 56% votes. She became the first POC (Person of Colour) elected as a district attorney of San Francisco.
She also ran for a second term in 2007. She was unopposed. Some of the extraordinary measures she took during her term as an attorney were public safety, violent crimes, reform efforts, Truancy initiative.
Harris became the attorney general of California on January 3, 2011. She made history on that as she was not only the first female to hold the position, she is also the first African American and South Asian American to hold this office.
On November 4, 2014, she was re-elected. She won with a 42.5% vote. During her tenure, she has done many notable works; however, the most impressive ones regarded criminal justice reform. She opposed Prop 8 and fought for the rights of the LGBTQ Community.
Harris took the run for the 2016 Senator election. She won on July 19, she also promised to protect the immigrants from the policies of their President – Donald Trump.
In 2021, Harris became the first female Vice- President in the history of the United States.
- Harris was awarded the National Bank Prosecution Award back in 2005 for her fantastic execution as an attorney.
- She also won the 20/20 Bipartisan Justice Centre Award. She won this award in 2016.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Kamala Harris in 2024
Kamala has a net worth of $6 million as of 2024. It is said to be the joint net worth of both her and her husband. She has earned all her wealth after being a successful politician and attorney over the years, and serving the United States of America.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- She was featured in Newsweek. She was featured as the “20 of America’s Most Powerful Women”.
- Her parents got divorced when she was only 7 years old.
- It was in the year 1990 that she passed the bar exam.
Kamala Harris can be defined as a woman who knows her business. She is a very sharp observer and fast reactor. She deserves to be featured in Time’s “100 Most Influential People in the World”. She is currently serving under Joe Biden as the Vice President of the United States.