Bakhtiar was born in Fresno, California, USA, on June 21, 1966, and also somewhere it is listed as June 21, 1969. She was born in Bakhtiari heritage who are immigrants from Iran. In 2005, her father died of oropharyngeal cancer.
Her parents had three children of which she is the eldest daughter of her parents. She has a younger brother and a sister. Her great-grandfather name is Sardar Jang. Her father's uncle father's uncle is also last Prime Minister of Iran.
At age of 2, her family moved from Fresno, California to Los Angeles, California. Bakhtiar and her family moved to Iran. She spent her most of her childhood age in Iran. She was there in Iran until 1979 Iranian Revolution. Bakhtiar moved to the United States again at her late teenage age at seventeen.
Early Education and Career
In 1990 she received a Bachelor of Science in biology from University of California, Los Angeles. At the Harvard School of Design, she studied architecture at the Career Discovery Program. In 1996 she started her career with CNN as inter journalist. With her excellent work later she became a reporter.
She has worked for CNN in preparing reports regarding the conflict in Palestine, Rwanda, South Africa and Israel. She is also one of the important faces of CNN who hosts CNN Headline News, CNN Headline News Tonight and CNN Newsroom. For CNN Newsroom she was also nominated for Emmy Awards.
She keeps her private life very secret. No relations matters have been revealed by her until now at the age of 49. She was however once this charming and gorgeous was once romantically linked with a guy named Steve Overmyer. It also hard to guess about her current status about has been dating anyone or has a boyfriend. There is no any information about her husband and also about her married life. There is also no information about her divorce.
Her hobby included riding horses, waterskiing, snow skiing. She has also great interest in sports in a game of tennis. Also, her hobbies include yoga and painting in her downtime.
Her body measurement has not exactly revealed but her curves prove that her outfit is slim and had great body. Her height is 5 feet with very balanced weight. This charming and beautiful anchor maintains her hot image in Television screen with lovely dresses.
Net Worth and Social Media
She has maintained her professional life secretly as there is no information about her salary and income. And there is also no information about her net worth.
She is popular in every social site. Her active participation on Twitter and Facebook can be seen by her regularity in uploading photos on that social site. Fan also follows her biography in various sites such as Wikipedia and the IMDb.
by sanjeet, 09 Nov, 2015