Patricia Amanpour

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Thu Jul 29 2021
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People get a reputation in a variety of ways, including their profession, and family background. Patricia Amanpour is one of many of them who came into the limelight as the mother of Christiane Amanpour.

British-Iranian journalist and TV host, Christiane is known for working for CNN as the Chief International Anchor. Also, she was the host of the global affairs interview TV program, Amanpour. Besides it, Patricia was born in Paris, France, to English parents as Patricia Anne Amanpour. But there is no information about her birth date and year. So far, she holds English citizenship.

Married Life With Husband Mohammad Amanpour

Patricia Amanpour is a happily married woman. In fact, she is in a lovely and healthy marital relationship with her husband, Mohammad Amanpour, who is from Iranian. He worked as an airline executive.

Patricia Amanpour's Daughters, Christiane Amanpour and Fiona Amanpour and Their dog Cindy
Caption: Patricia Amanpour's Daughters, Christiane Amanpour and Fiona Amanpour and Their dog Cindy 
Source: ABC News

Neverthless, the couple has lived a low key life so there is no information regarding their wedding details. It seems they must be living a happy life together along with their family. From their marriage, Patricia and Mohammad have four children including Christiane Amanpour, Fiona Amanpour and Lizzy Amanpour

Their daughter Christiane was born on January 12, 1958, in London, United Kingdom. Moreover, she studied at the all-girls school Holy Cross Convent and then New Hall School, a Roman Catholic school at age 16. Later, she studied journalism at the University of Rhode Island and then graduated with a B.A. degree in journalism from the university summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa.

Who is Patricia Amanpour Married?

Chief International Anchor for CNN, Patricia Amanpour is now officially single. However, she is a divorced woman and was happily married to James Rubin for two decades. He is a former diplomat who is known for serving in the Clinton Administration from 1997–2000 as a U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs.

Amanpour and Rubin began their romantic affair in 1997 over late-night margaritas in Sarajevo. Afterwards, the duo tied the wedding knot in 1998, when he was working for the US State Department as a spokesman. After their nuptials, they shortly shifted to New York City in 2010. 

Caption: James Rubin and Christiane Amanpour Had Divorced in 2018 Ater 20 Years of Marriage
Source: Page Six

But later, ABC News former anchor and her spouse Rubin moved back to London with their son, Darius John Rubin, who was born in 2000. Unforntautely, the former couple announced their divorce in July 2018 after being married for twenty years.

Net Worth in 2021

Her daughter, Christiane Amanpour has a whopping net worth of $18 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. She has earned her worth from her successful journalism and television hosting career. She kicked off her CNN career by hiring as an entry-level desk assistant on the foreign desk back in 1983.

 Chief International Anchor for CNN, Christiane Amanpour Enjoys $18 Million Net Worth
Caption: Chief International Anchor for CNN, Christiane Amanpour Enjoys $18 Million Net Worth
Source: Malay Mail

Amanpour came to fame following her reporting on Iraq's occupation of Kuwait in 1990 and her reports of the Persian Gulf War. Today, she has become a Chief International Anchor for CNN. As per her salary, she reportedly makes $5 million annually at CNN.

Additionally, she was the host of PBS's Amanpour & Company, as well as CNN International's nightly interview series Amanpour from 1992 to 2010. Also, she's working in the PBS daily program, Amanpour & Company since 2020. 

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