Last updated on August 6th, 2023 at 06:21 am
Facts About Hima Das
|Celebrated Name||Hima Das|
|Age||23 Years Old|
|Nick Name||Hima, Mon jai, Golden Girl|
|Birth Name||Hima Das|
|Place Of Birth||Nagaon, Assam, India|
|Home Town||Dhing Village|
|Height||5 Feet 5 Inch|
|Body Measurement||34-25-35 in|
|Famous For||First Indian track athlete to win a medal at any global event.|
|Net Worth||$14 Million (2023)|
|College / University||Not Known|
|Educational Qualification||Intermediate Pass Out.|
Hima Das is an Indian sprinter. She is the first Indian track and field athlete to win a medal at any global event. Hima Das won the gold medal in women's 400m at World U-20 Championships 2018 at Tampere, Finland, Clocking a time of 51.46 seconds. She also competed at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in both the 400 meters and the 4x400 meters relay. In the 400 meters, Das qualified for the final where she finished sixth in a time of 51.32 seconds, 1.17 seconds behind gold medalist Amantle Montsho from Botswana. In the 4x400 meters relay, she was part of an Indian team that competed in the final where they finished seventh in a time of three minutes and 33.61 seconds. On 27 February 2021, Das enrolled as a civil servant in the post of Deputy Superintendent of Police of Assam Police Service cadre through Assam Public Service Commission Direct Entry.
- Winning Gold Medal in 400 m race in World U-20 Championship 2018.
Gossips and Rumors
Now, she joins the illustrious company of Star Javelin thrower, Neeraj Chopra. He was the one who won the gold medal in Poland in 2016 with a world junior record.
In the history of India, Hima Das became the first Indian athlete to win the old medal on Thursday. She was born and raised from Dhing village in Assam's Nagaon district. She was trained in her father's rice field in his village. Athletics had never been considered very seriously because her parents cannot afford sports. Also, there wasn't a pa roper place to train. Instead, she played football in a muddy field in her village. Later, due to her talent, Nipon Das started her training. In the training, she kept improving and within a month, the result was very good.
By running in lane four in the Retina Stadium, she had begun learning the basics of sprinting just a couple of years ago, stormed victory in 51.46 seconds, beating Andrea Miklos who was at a distance of 52.07 seconds. Andrea Miklos of Romania was the Second in overall time charts of 52.58 second.
Hima is the only second Indian athlete to win the old medal at World Junior, following Neeraj Chopra victory on 2016. No woman before she has won a gold medal in a World Championship at any level whether it may be junior or senior.
Early Life of Hima Das
Hima was born on 9th January 2000 in Dhing Village Nagaon, Assam, India. Her nationality is Indian. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn and her religion is Hinduism. Her ethnicity is Brown (South-Asian). She was born to Ranjit Das and Jomali Das, her parents. She has not spoken about her sibling's name to the media. She is the youngest of five siblings of Jumali and Ranjit Das, a marginal rice farmer.
Currently, she is residing in Guwahati, Assam, India.
Moving towards her education, her educational qualification is Intermediate Pass Out.
Body Features of Hima Das
Hima has got an attractive personality and beautiful looks. She stands 1.73 m tall and has a balanced weight of 121 Pounds (55 Kg). Her body measurement is 32-26-34 in. Her shoe size is 7 and her eye color and hair color, both are Black.
Affairs of Hima Das
Hima is not married yet and she is still single. She is currently focusing on her career rather than being in a relationship. There are no rumors with any person and also she has not been spotted in any place with any boy. She is enjoying her private life being single.
Net worth of Hima Das
The net worth of Hima is estimated to have Rs. $14 Million as of 2023. She is earning a good amount of money at the small age of her career. She is improving her career and will earn a lot in the coming years. She is satisfied with her earning.
Trivias About Hima Das You Need To Know.
- Hima was interested in Football.
- Nipon Das spotted her during an inter-district meet.“She was wearing cheap spikes but she won gold in the 100 and 200. She ran like the wind. I hadn’t seen such a talent in ages,” Nipon said.
- Her parents were initially reluctant to let her go but later they agreed.
- After winning the gold medal in World U20 Championship, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated her on Twitter.
- In the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, she finished sixth in women’s 400-meter final.