Kyra Phillips

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Birthday
8, 1968
Birthplace
San Diego, CA
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
8, 1968 (age 50)
Birthplace
San Diego, CA

About

Award-winning CNN news anchor who worked as an embedded reporter during the Persian Gulf War and covered Iraq extensively.

Before Fame

She worked as an investigative reporter for Los Angeles's CBS Channel 2, and before that was a weekend anchor for WDSU-TV in New Orleans.

Trivia

She was one of the first women to fly in an F-14 fighter jet in air-to-air combat simulations and was on board the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln during the 2003 Iraq invasion.

Family Life

She was involved with John D. Roberts, a news anchor for Fox News, who formerly worked at CNN.

Associated With

Candy Crowley was another well-known CNN news anchor, becoming even better known after moderating the debates in the 2012 presidential election.