Korean-American rapper and comedienne, and starring in Oceans 8
First disabled woman elected to congress
First Indian American to be elected to the senate. First female, first African American, and first Indian American attorney general in California. Watch out for a presidential run in 2020.
Japanese-American civil rights activist
CEO of PepsiCo
Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance
Award winning Indian actress, singer, producer, human rights activist, and the first South Asian to headline an American network drama series.
Former President of the Indian National Congress
First Asian-American woman, first Buddhist, and first Japanese-born American to be elected to the Senate
Japanese-American visual artist, previous record holder for highest price for a work by a living female artist
Japanese-American artist, singer, songwriter, and peace activist
Actress advocating for more Asian roles in Hollywood
Leila de Lima
Filipina lawyer, human rights activist and politician
First female governor of South Carolina, first Sikh governor in the U.S., first female Indian American to be elected governor in the U.S.
Indian-American writer, actress, and producer known for The Office and The Mindy Project
Co-founder of Alibaba, self-made billionaire
Indian film actress, womens rights and mental health advocate
Asian-American journalist and activist, also a member of Princeton's first graduating class of women