Born on 9th January 2000, Hima Das is an Indian sprinter who has scripted history with her super-sonic performance at the IAAF World Under-20 Athletics Championships. She is the first Indian woman to clinch a bar of gold at the event. This young Assam girl has proved the world that it is your perseverance that leads you towards glory. Initially, Das used to play football but was suggested by her school teacher to switch to an individual sport which led her to go for the sprint. Her dream is to make the nation proud, which she is undoubtedly living.