Biography - A Short Wiki
Christiane Amanpour is a popular journalist and television host, whose career in journalism cover three decades. She holds British, Iranian, and American citizenship. She works as the Chief International Anchor for CNN and is also the host of CNN International’s interview program, “Amanpour.” She hosts “Amanpour & Company” on PBS as well.
Here is a short summary of Christiane Amanpour's career:
Christiane Amanpour began her career in 1983 when she was hired by CNN as an entry-level desk assistant. Her first prominent assignment was to cover the Iran–Iraq War, and her 1985 report on the nation of Iran brought her the DuPont Award. Her coverage of the Bosnian crisis brought her a huge following and recognition. In 2010, she left CNN for ABC News, where she became the anchor of the political program, “This Week.”
Family and Personal Life
Christiane Amanpour married James Rubin in 1998. James is a former US Assistant Secretary of State and has also acted as the spokesman for the US State Department during the Clinton administration. In 2000, she gave birth to their son, Darius John Rubin. However, the couple got divorced in 2018.
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||James Rubin (m, 1998)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Darius John Rubin)|
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Christiane Maria Heideh Amanpour|
|Age (as of today)||63 years|
|Date of Birth||January 12, 1958|
|Place of Birth||Ealing, Middlesex, England.|
|Nationality||American, British, and Iranian.|
|Height||1.71 m, 5 feet 7 inches|
|Weight||65 kg, 143.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$15 Million|
|Occupation||Journalist, Television Host|
Height, Weight, and Age
Christiane Amanpour's height is pretty average measuring 1.71 m. The journalist weighs 65 kg. Being born on January 12, 1958, translates to an age of 63 years as of todays date (July 27, 2021).
I have spent the past ten years in just about every war zone there was.Christiane Amanpour
In emerging democracies like Russia, in authoritarian states like Iran or even Yugoslavia, journalists play a vital role in civil society. In fact, they form the very basis of those new democracies and civil societies.Christiane Amanpour
If you have a child, I said, you have a responsibility at least to stay alive.Christiane Amanpour
Yes, you are running businesses, and yes, we understand and accept that, but surely there must be a level beyond which profit from news is simply indecent.Christiane Amanpour
We in the press, by our power, can actually undermine leadership.Christiane Amanpour