Born in England and raised in Iran, Christiane Amanpour, the internationally renown journalist, has called the US home since her college days at the University of Rhode Island.

Ms. Amanpour is a correspondent for CNN as well as CBS' 60 Minutes. She's got one of the most recognizable voices in broadcasting and has landed many of the most important interviews of our generation. Most recently, she was made a Commander of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth.