Facts of Sanjay Gupta
|Full Name:||Sanjay Gupta|
|Age:||51 years 1 months|
|Birth Date:||October 23, 1969|
|Birth Place:||Novi, Michigan, United States|
|Net Worth:||$8 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
|Profession:||Neurosurgeon and senior medical correspondent|
|Father's Name:||Subhash Gupta|
|Mother's Name:||Damyanti Gupta|
|Education:||University of Michigan Health System|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces|
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Relationship Statistics of Sanjay Gupta
|What is Sanjay Gupta marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Sanjay Gupta get married ? (married date):||May 15, 2004|
|How many children does Sanjay Gupta have ? (name):||Three ( Soleil Asha Gupta, Sky Anjahi Gupta, Sage Ayla Gupta)|
|Is Sanjay Gupta having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Sanjay Gupta gay ?:||No|
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Rebecca Olson Gupta
More about the relationship
Sanjay Gupta is a married man. He tied the knot with Rebecca Olson Gupta on 15th May 2004.
Together, they also welcomed three children Soleil Asha Gupta, Sky Anjahi Gupta, and Sage Ayla Gupta. Since their marriage, they have maintained a perfect relationship between them.
Who is Sanjay Gupta?
Sanjay Gupta is an American neurosurgeon and senior medical correspondent at CNN. Furthermore, he also works as associate chief of the neurosurgery service at Grady Memorial Hospital.
In addition, he is also an assistant professor of neurosurgery at the Emory University School of Medicine.
Sanjay Gupta: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, and Education
Sanjay was born on October 23, 1969, in Novi, Michigan, United States. He is the son of Subhash Gupta(father) and Damyanti Gupta(mother).
Talking about his nationality, he is American and his ethnicity is Sindhi Indian. He has two brothers Suneel Gupta and Yogesh Gupta.
Concerning his education, he attended Novi High School. Later, he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in biomedical sciences at the University of Michigan. In 2010, he completed his residency in neurological surgery at the University of Michigan Health System.
Sanjay Gupta: Career, Professional Life
Sanjay Gupta began his career as a neurosurgeon after he completed his residency in neurological surgery at the University of Michigan Health System in 2000. Initially, he also used to go and cover the problems and aspects of the medical field.
During his coverage of the Haiti earthquake in 2010, he completed surgery of a 12-year-old girl earthquake victim along with Henri Ford and two U.S. Navy doctors.
Previously, he also reported the medical aspects of the invasion of Iraq in 2003. In the same year, he was also ranked as one of the sexiest men of 2003 by People magazine. In 2007, he guest-hosted a health episode of CBS News Sunday Morning.
Furthermore, he has also made an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. In addition, he was also on Oprah Winfrey‘s famous show the Oprah Winfrey Show followed by Bill Maher‘s Real Time with Bill Maher.
Besides this, this veteran surgeon selected for the position of Surgeon General by President Barack Obama on January 6, 2009. Currently, he works as associate chief of the neurosurgery service at Grady Memorial Hospital. Additionally, he is also an assistant professor of neurosurgery at the Emory University School of Medicine.
Apart from that, Sanjay has also written a couple of books including Chasing Life: New Discoveries in the Search for Immortality to Help You Age Less Today and Monday Mornings: A Novel.
Net Worth, Salary, Awards
Being a successful surgeon and journalist, he earns a massive amount of money from his profession. Currently, he has a net worth of $8 million.
As of now, he has won a couple of awards including a 2006 Emmy Award for Outstanding Feature Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast followed by an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree.
Sanjay Gupta’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Sanjay has received many criticisms on his reporting. Many journalists have criticized him saying his reporting “gives a gross oversimplification”. His reporting has been also criticized by professor Gary Schwitzer as well as Peter Aldhous.
Back in 2007, after Sanjay stated Michael Moore’s 2007 film Sicko that Moore had “fudged facts”. Soon after that, Moore replied to him stating his reports was inaccurate and bias.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight
Sanjay Gupta has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and his weight is unknown. Moreover, he has a pair of brown eyes and black hair.
Social Media Profiles
Sanjay is pretty active on social media.
Currently, he has almost 20k followers on Instagram, more than 2.5 million followers on Twitter, and around 88k followers on Facebook.