Rana Abdelhamid

  • Public Figure

    May 6, 1993


    United States


    31 Years Old



    Other Information

    Occupation Political persona & social activist
    Years Active 2014-present
    Nationality American
    Known For Hijabis of New York and the Women's Initiative for Self Empowerment
    Education Harvard Kennedy School of Government
    Height 5 feet 4 inches (1.62 m)
    Weight 58 kg


    Rana Abdelhamid is an American political candidate and activist based in Queens, New York. Abdelhamid is also the founder of Hijabis of New York and the Women’s Initiative for Self Empowerment. She also formally worked in Google.

    Before Fame

    When Abdelhamid was sixteen, a man tried to rip off her hijab while she was walking down the street.


    Abdelhamid attended Middlebury College as a Posse Foundation Scholar, where she majored in international politics and economics. At Middlebury, she and others organized a local chapter of Amnesty International USA.

    Family Life

    Rana Abdelhamid was born on May 6, 1993, in Queens of New York. Abdelhamid is of Egyptian descent and grew up in New York with three siblings. As a child, she studied karate.


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