Kamala Harris, the first Indian-origin, woman vice president of United States
Harris has been a rising star in Democratic politics for much of the last two decades
Born to Jamaican father and an Indian mother, Harris is a former attorney general of California
Kamala Harris has made history by becoming the first woman vice president of the United States. Harris will be the first Black woman and African American elected as the vice president. Born to Jamaican father and an Indian mother, Harris is a former attorney general of California. She also becomes the first person of Indian descent to hold the national office in the United States.