|Celebrated Name:||Kamala Harris|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Kamala Devi Harris|
|Age:||57 years old|
|Birth Date:||October 20, 1964|
|Birth Place:||Oakland, California,|
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Douglas Emhoff|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Kamala Harris Lesbian/Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2022:||$2 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2022|
Kamala Devi Harris is an American lawyer and politician. She is serving as the junior United States Senator from California since 2017. She is also a member of the Democratic Party; from 2004 to 2011, she served as the 27th District attorney of Francisco and 32nd Attorney General of California from 2011 until 2017. On January 21, 2019, Harris announced she was running for president of the United States. She ended her presidential campaign on December 3, 2019.
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Early Life & Biography
Kamala Devi Harris was born on October 20, 1964, in Oakland, California. Her mother, Shyamala Gopalan, was a Tamil Indian breast-cancer scientist. Her father, Donald Harris, is a Stanford University economics professor. Harris has one younger sister, Maya Harris. She identifies herself as black and Indian; Harris was raised in Berkeley, California.
Harris began kindergarten during the second year of Berkeley’s school desegregation busing program, Harris’ parents divorced when she was seven, and her mother was granted custody of Harris and her sister. After the divorce, Harris and her sister would visit their father in Palo Alto on the weekends.
In 1981 Harris graduated from high school. She enrolled at Howard University in Washington, D.C. She double-majored in economics and political science. In 1989 Harris returned to California, where she received her Juris Doctor (J.D) from the University of California. In 1990 she was admitted to the State Bar of California.
Harris is married to Douglas Emhoff, California attorney. They got married on August 22, 2014, in Santa Barbara, California. They do not have children together, but her husband had children from her previous marriage, namely Cole and Ella. Her sister is Maya Harris, an MSNBC political analyst.
From 1994 to 1995, Harris dated then-California Assembly Speaker Willie Brown. Brown was 30 years older than her and was separated from his wife during their relationship. Harris ended the relationship.
Harris has received honorary degrees from Howard University and from the University of Southern California.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on October 20, 1964, Kamala Harris is 57 years old as of today’s date 11th January 2022. Her height is 1.58m tall, and her weight is 59 kg.
After studying political science and economics B.A in 1986 at Howard University, Kamala earned a law degree in 1989 from Hastings College. She later worked as a deputy district attorney in Oakland from 1990–1998, earning a reputation for toughness as she prosecuted cases of gang violence, drug trafficking, and sexual abuse. She hiked through the ranks and became a district attorney in 2004. In 2010 she was narrowly elected attorney general of California, she won by a margin of less than 1 percent. Therefore she became the first female and the first African American to hold the post.
After taking office, Harris delivered a memorable statement at the Democratic National Convention, raising her national profile in 2012. Harris declared her candidacy, and on the campaign trail, she called for immigration and criminal-justice reforms, increases to the minimum wage, and protection of women’s reproductive rights in early 2015. Harris effortlessly won the 2016 election.
She took office in January 2017, where she began serving on both the Select Committee on Intelligence and the Judiciary Committee and other assignments. Harris published her biography, the Truths We Hold An American Journey, in January 2019. She soon announced that she was pursuing the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. From the outset, Harris was seen as one of the leading candidates. Until September 2019, when her campaign was in trouble, and in December, she dropped out of the race.
Awards & Achievements
Harris was named of California’s top 75 women litigators by the legal paper “women of power” and “the daily journal” by the national urban league. She has been awarded the Thurgood marshal award by the national black prosecutors association. She was named Rodel fellow by the Aspen Institute, on the board of California district attorneys association.
Net Worth & Salary of Kamala Harris in 2022
Harris has a net worth of $2 million As of January 2022. In 2018 on Senate financial disclosure form, Harris mentioned the couple had between $2.5 million and $5.8 million in assets. They mostly detained the wealth in mutual funds, along with bank accounts and retirement plans. Their assets include homes in Washington, Los Angeles, D.C., and San Francisco, all worth an estimated $5.8 million before debt. They also have retirement accounts worth at least $1.4 million, two capital accounts tied to their law firms where Emhoff has worked, worth $1 million.
Kamala Harris has fought for the rights of Americans while working as a lawyer now that she is in Politian. She is fighting for human rights from the government. She would like to see change, and that is why she announced 0n January 2019 that she was running for the presidency in 2020, she ended her campaigns in December 2019.