Yasmin Vossoughian Wiki; Age, Husband, Family, Ethnicity & Facts

Published Date: 13 Aug, 2020 Updated date: 04 Dec, 2020 By Daniel Roffer

Coming from immigrant family background, Yasmin Vossoughian, age 42, is now a prominent name in American media. She has been involved in journalism for the past two decades.

Yasmin Vossoughian is an American journalist, who currently appears as a co-anchor of Morning Joe First Look on MSNBC. Besides, she is an MSNBC correspondent, covering a variety of entertainment and breaking stories.

Yasmin Vossoughian Bio; Age, Family, Ethnicity, Education

Yasmin was born on 5 October 1978 in New York City, United States that makes her 42 years of age. She is the daughter of Iranian parents and belongs to Iranian-American ethnicity. She was raised by Muslim parents Dr. Ahad and Shamsi Vossoughian in a smaller town of New York City. She is the youngest of three children and has a brother and a sister named Farnaz Vossoughian. Both her father and sister are doctors according to wiki sources.

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Vossoughian attended Northfield Mount Hermon School, a boarding school in western Massachusetts. After high school, she went to Occidental College in Los Angeles. There, she graduated with an Advanced Bachelor of Arts degree at the age of 22 in 2000.

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Her Career; CNN, MSNBC

After graduation, Yasmin began to work at E! Entertainment TV in New York City. Later, she worked for “The Howard Stern Show” for some time, and then became a production assistant for the Style Network.

In 2005, she joined Al Gore’s newly launched Current TV and served as a correspondent for a year. Afterward, in 2006 she became a world poll correspondent for Gallup based in Washington, D.C. Moreover, she worked as an online correspondent for One Minute News in 2011. She was a host and producer for a live news and entertainment program at AOL. Similarly, she served as a reporter for the local New York City cable news channel NY1.

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Vossoughian was a host and producer for The Daily Share at CNN-owned HLN, joining the network in 2014. She joined MSNBC as a correspondent in 2017 and now serves as a co-anchor of Morning Joe First Look on MSNBC.

Yasmin’s Salary & Net Worth

For her outstanding media stints, Yasmin Vossoughian certainly bags a handsome salary. Reportedly, she summons a healthy net worth of $3 million. Yasmin’s primary source of income is from news, hosting, and production of shows. 

Yasmin Vossoughian Married Life; Husband, Children

Well, the 42-year-old is currently married to Whit Clifford for more than four years. The duo tied the wedding knot on 26 June 2016. Her husband Whit serves as a managing partner of CAI and in addition to managing all accounts out of the state of Georgia. He is a graduate of Florida State University with a BS in Communications and Business minor. The couple is the parents of two sons.

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Yasmin was 5 months pregnant at the time of her wedding. Subsequently, she gave birth to a baby boy named Azur Vossoughian Clifford on 13 October 2016. They welcomed their second son named Noor Ahad Clifford on 9 August 2018.

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Some Interesting Facts About Yasmin Vossoughian

  • Yasmin received a Cine Golden Eagle Award while working on Current TV in 2006.
  • She conducted an interview with former Vice President Joe Biden about possible improvements to America’s healthcare system in March 2020.
  • She has a birthmark on her entire left leg and was often bullied when she was a child.
  • In addition to English, she is fluent in French and Farsi languages.
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