Kamala Harris Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 24 Jan, 2019
Facts of Kamala Harris
Date of Birth: 1964 , October-20
Age: 54 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Kamala Harris
Birth Name Kamala Devi Harris
Father Donald Harris
Mother Shyamala Gopalan
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Oakland, California
Religion Baptist
Ethnicity White
Profession Politician
Working For Democratic Party
Net Worth $319,000
Salary $24,000
Married Yes
Married to Douglas Emhoff (m. 2014)
Children Not Yet
Divorce Not Yet
Education Howard University UC Hastings College of Law
Awards Thurgood Marshall Award
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California’s Junior Senator and lawyer Kamala Harris is a member of Democratic Party. She is serving as the junior United States Senator from California since 2017. She is only the second black woman to have been elected to the Senate. Harris previously served as the 32nd Attorney General of California from 2011-17. In November 2016, she defeated Loretta Sanchez in the 2016 Senate election to succeed outgoing Senator Barbara Boxer. She is the first Senator of Jamaican-Indian descent. Harris is married to Douglas Emhoff since 2014.

Early Life And Career Of Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris was born in the year 1964 on 20th of October and she is 53 years old as of 2018. She is a very experienced politician and an American attorney At this age she has achieved a lot of success in her career and has served her country very well. She is a very respectful and influential woman. She is also a member of the Democratic Party. 

CAPTION: Kamala Harris, Junior Senator from the California State SOURCE: Mic

She is the 32nd Attorney General of California which shows how powerful and successful she has been in her career. She was born in a place called Oakland which lies in California of United States of America. She is of mixed ethnicity and her nationality is American.

The names of her parents are Donald Harris and Shyamala Gopalan and they gave birth to a real leader.

She went to the University of California for her education and she earned her Juris Doctor degree from there. Her childhood was not as perfect as her parents divorced when she was at a very early age and her mother sadly passed away in the year 2009.

Harris got an opportunity to serve and act as a Deputy District Attorney in California and she did not let that chance slip through her hands. After that, there has been no turning back in her career. She is the current Attorney General of California and she has won it all in her life. She defeated Sanchez during the Nov 2016 election and subsequently she promised to protect immigrants from the policies Donald Trump

Harris was also mentioned as a possible nominee for the United States Supreme Court during the Barack Obama's presidency. 

Kamala Harris' Net Worth And Facts

Kamala Harris is one of leading figures in fields of politics of the US. She is also a popular attorney. Her exact amount of net worth is still under review which as per estimation made by various online source believed to be more than $5 million, in 2019. 

Kamala Harris' Social Media

Kamala Harris is very active in popular social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. She has a very impressive 39.7 thousand followers in Twitter which prove how popular she has been on the site.

She has been very active on the site as well as she has already tweeted on the site more than 1600 times. Her tweets are thoughtful and full of inspiration. Her Twitter account is verified which proves that she is the one using it. A lot of information on her and her inspiring biography can be grabbed from popular wiki sites such as Wikipedia and IMDb.  

Kamala Harris' Personal Life And Relationship

Senator Kamala Harris is a married woman. Senator Kamala Harris is married to Californian attorney Douglas Emhoff, since 2014. Harris met him on a blind date which was set by a close friend of Harris. The duo dated for few years before getting married in 2014.

CAPTION: Kamala Harris and her husband Douglas Emhoff SOURCE: Heavy

The couple married in August 2014 at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse. Harris is happily married to him. They appear in various functions and events.

Harris also has two step-children Cole and Ella (children of her husband with his first wife). After married to him, she has mothered them. Coley is already a graduate student and another child, Ella is a high school student.

Douglas Emhoff, a highly experienced litigator, and strategic advisor is known for tackling and resolving the toughest problems – whether by aggressively litigating high-stakes cases in the public glare or acting as a trusted advisor behind the scenes. He has proven himself in courtrooms and boardrooms across California for over two decades.

He represents large domestic and international corporations and many of today's highest-profile personalities and influencers in complex business and intellectual property litigation disputes. He has made him one of California's go-to lawyers for several decades. In March 2017, he took the bar in Washington DC.

As the couple is doing so well, there is very little chance of a divorce in their future. Their wedding was a grand event and many influential people attended it. It does not seem like the couple have yet decided to have children but in the near future, she might have some to complete their family.

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