BirthdaySeptember 12, 1965
BirthplaceMashhad, Iran

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Anousheh Ansari

    Full name: Anousheh Ansari
    Also known as: Anousheh Ansari, انصاری, Anousheh Ansari, انوشه, Anousheh Ansariانوشه انصاری
    Education: George Washington University
    Nationality: Iranian, American

  2. Anousheh Ansari Known for

    Visioneer: The Peter Diamandis Story (2015), Sepideh (2013), Space Tourists (2009), CNN Future Summit: World in Motion (2006)

  3. Anousheh Ansari Biography

    Anousheh Ansari (Persian: ????? ???????; née Raissyan; born September 12, 1966, in Mashhad, Iran) is an Iranian-American engineer and co-founder and chairwoman of Prodea Systems. Her previous business accomplishments include serving as co-founder and CEO of Telecom Technologies, Inc. (TTI). The Ansari family is also the title sponsor of the Ansari X Prize. On September 18, 2006, a few days after her 40th birthday, she became the first Iranian in space. Ansari was the fourth overall self-funded space tourist, and the first self-funded woman to fly to the International Space Station. Her memoir, My Dream of Stars, co-written with Homer Hickam, was published by Palgrave Macmillan in 2010.

  4. Anousheh Ansari Family

    Spouse: Hamid Ansari

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