Masih Alinejad Biography
Masih Alinejad born (Masoumeh Alinejad-Ghomi) is an Iranian journalist, author, political activist, and women’s rights activist. Alinejad is currently working as a presenter/producer at VOA Persian Service, a correspondent for Radio Farda, a frequent contributor to Manoto television, and a contributing editor to IranWire.
She released a book in 2018 called The Wind in My Hair that deals with her experiences growing up in Iran, where she claims girls “are raised to keep their heads low, to be unobtrusive as possible, and to be meek”. In 2021, U.S. prosecutors charged that she was the target of a kidnap plot by the Iranian government.
Masih Alinejad Age
Masih was born on 11 September 1976, in Ghomi Kola, Iran. She is 45 years old as of 2021. She celebrates her birthday every 11 of September every year.
Masih Alinejad Height and Weight
She stands at a height of 5feet 5 inches which is equivalent to 1.65 meters tall and weighs 53 kilograms. She has brown hair and black eyes.
Masih Alinejad Parents and Siblings
Masih was born in the Iranian city of Ghomikola, Babol. She has not shared any information about her parents. She has also not disclosed any information about her siblings. The information about her family will soon be updated.
Masih Alinejad Husband and Children
She is a married woman. She is married to Kambiz Forouhar. The two got married in 2014. They are blessed to have two children Pouyan Lotfi. She has not disclosed the name of her other child.
Masih Alinejad Education
Alinejad graduated from Oxford Brookes University with a degree in Communications Studies.
Masih Alinejad Career
She began her career in journalism in 2001 with Hambastegi daily and then worked for the Iranian Labour News Agency (ILNA). she wrote an article suggesting that government ministers had claimed they received pay cuts; they were actually receiving considerable sums of money as “bonuses” for everything from serving religious duties to ringing in the New Year.
The article generated controversy and led to her dismissal from parliament. ]In the summer of 2009, during her stay in the United States, Alinejad tried very hard to have an interview with Barack Obama; however, she was refused the interview, although she had been granted a visa based on this interview.
Her visa expired, and she had to return to England. While in the United States, she participated in some Iranian protests and delivered a speech in San Francisco, where she said, addressing the government authorities of Iran, “We have trembled for thirty years, now it is your turn to tremble”.
Masih Alinejad Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $2 million. She has earned a fortune from her career as an Iranian journalist, author, political activist, and women’s rights activist.