Kamala Harris started her professional career in 1990 as a deputy district attorney in Alameda County, California. Later on, she served at the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office and the City Attorney of San Francisco’s office as well. Her impressive work in these offices then led her to be elected district attorney of San Francisco in 2003. Continuing to move ahead in her professional career, Kamala incubated the office of Attorney General of California in 2011 and held the position till being elected as a U.S. Senator in 2017. During her tenure in Senate, she advocated for several major issues including tax reforms, citizenship for immigrants, ban on weapons, and healthcare reforms.
After gaining a national profile through her work as a senator, she ran for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination but withdrew later on and instead endorsed fellow candidate Joe Biden. A few months after that, Harris became Joe Biden’s running mate as a candidate for the Vice-President of the United States. The duo defeated incumbent president Donald Trump and vice president Mike Pence in the 2020 election and will be assuming their respective offices in January 2021. This victory makes Kamala Harris the highest-ranking female elected official in the country’s history and also the first-ever female vice-president of the United States. Now lastly moving towards her personal life, Kamala Harris had a brief relationship with TV host Montel Williams in the early-2000 while now she has been married to attorney Douglas Emhoff since 2014.
Kamala Harris Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Kamala Devi Harris
- Nicknames: Kamala
- Date of Birth: October 20, 1964
- Birthplace: Oakland Medical Center, Oakland, California, United States
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: Politician, Attorney
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- Race/ Ethnicity: Multiracial (Asian & Black)
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
Kamala Harris Body Measurements Height Weight Facts
Kamala Harris Family Details:
- Father: Donald Harris (Stanford University Economics Professor)
- Mother: Shyamala Gopalan Harris (Breast Cancer Researcher)
- Siblings: Maya Lakshmi Harris (Younger Sister)
- Spouse Name: Doug Emhoff (m. 2014)
- Children’s Name: She has two step-children named Cole and Emma.
Kamala Harris Relationships History:
- Montel Williams – TV Host (2001)
- Douglas Emhoff – (2013-Present)
Kamala Harris Career Highlights:
- 27th District Attorney of San Francisco: January 8, 2004 – January 3, 2011
- 32nd Attorney General of California: January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2017
- United States Senator from California: January 3, 2017
- Vice President-elect of the United States: November 2020
Kamala Harris Distinctive Features:
- Small Body Frame
Kamala Harris Body Measurements:
Kamala Harris body measurements complete details are listed below, including her weight, height, bra cup, and shoe size.
- Build: Slim
- Height in Feet: 5′ 3½”
- Height in Centimeters: 161 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 59 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 130 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: Unknown
Kamala Harris Interesting Facts:
- Bob Marley is among her favorite artists.
- Kamala’s parents divorced in her childhood.
- The pronunciation of her first name is “comma-la”.
- As of now, she is the highest-ranking female elected official in the history of the country.
- By winning the 2020 Presidential election, she became the first-ever female vice-president of the United States.