Kiran is an American news anchor and journalist. She was born on August 26, 1974, in Nepal. Her parents later moved to the states. She grew up in Maryland. She attended Montgomery Blair High school and enrolled at the University of Maryland, College Park of Journalism, to study Journalism, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism.
Kiran Chetry Career
In 1995, she joined News 21 which is based in Maryland
In 1996, she joined WICU-TV, where she worked as an anchor and reporter of health topics.
In 1999, she joined KXTV based in California, where she worked as a morning anchor and reporter.
In 2001, she joined Fox News Channel as a reporter. She also worked on Fox News Live as an anchor. She was later promoted to co-host a show on Fox & Friends Weekend on a weekend morning.
In 2007, She left Fox News Channel and joined CNN. She got a job to work as a correspondent and an anchor.
She has been a co-host on American Morning show, and she also worked on CNN Newsroom.
In 2007, she covered a story about Virginia Tech shooting, where thirty-three people died during the shoot. It happened in the school hall on the Campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Virginia.
In 2007, she covered the story of the assassination of the former Prime minister of Pakistan. She has covered the conceptual events, what happened plot and the people behind the plans.
In 2007, while at CNN, she brought the story whereby there were planned bombings that were going to take place at a nightclub in Haymarket. She raised the alarm on that.
In 2008, It was one of the biggest stories ever she covered while on CNN. During the 2008 USA presidential elections, she covered a lot of administrative proceedings ranging from primaries in News Hampshire and Washington, the inauguration of President Obama.
She also organized a lot of interviews with candidates who were vying ranging from President Barack Obama, Senators, Hillary Clinton, Mayor Rudy and Governor John McCain.
In 2009, she covered the story during the memorial of the late pop star Michael Jackson service.
In 2009, she interviewed one of the famous pilot Chesley Sullenberger who led to the heroic landing of the US Airways Flight 1549 on Hudson River after engine failure.
In 2011, While at CNN, she covered the story of the Tucan shooting where nineteen people were shot, and six died during a constituent meeting held in a supermarket parking lot.
In 2010, she also covered a story of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
While she was still at CNN, she brought stories and the underneath of San Diego fires.
In 2010, When she was still an anchor, she brought the rescue of the Chilean miners. Thirty-three men were trapped like 7000 meters in the ground. She went ahead and brought us the whole story of what happened. They were all rescued in good health after a search that involved the companies and the state.
She is currently working at Sarder TV as a journalist.
She also brought the story of Egypt growing while on CNN.
She also reported on addiction series, which was looking more into drug addiction and prescription by users.
She has also founded a magazine that normally deal with the life of the Nepals.
She has won several awards: She won National Headline Award while at CNN, she received Emmy Awards nomination after covering the story of the London Bomb attack in 2007.
Kiran Chetry Net Worth
Her net worth is $2 million.
Kiran Chetry Dating History
After breaking up with Chris Knowles, she dated Isaac Greeney, whom they eventually got married.
Kiran Chetry Marriage Details
She got married to Chris Knowles, whom she married in 2006. They later divorced in 2011. She then got married
Kiran Chetry Parents
Her mother, Nancy, was working as a peace corps volunteer.
Kiran Chetry Kids
She has two kids from the previous relationship. One is a daughter called Maya, and the other one is a son named Christopher.
Kiran Chetry Body Measurements
She weighs 57 kg and has a height of 1.7m.