List of Iranian Americans

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This is a list of notable Iranian-Americans of all Iranian ethnic backgrounds, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.


To be included in this list, the person must have a Wikipedia article showing they are Iranian American or must have references showing they are Iranian American and are notable.


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  1. ^ "UPENN Faculty List"
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ [2]
  4. ^ "MIT Faculty Webapge"
  5. ^ "UMD Persian Studies Homepage"
  6. ^ [3], University of California, Berkeley
  7. ^ [4], Berkeley Robotics and Human Engineering Laboratory
  8. ^ [5]
  9. ^ "Mohsen Mostafavi on the Harvard GSD Website
  10. ^ "AU Faculty Website"
  11. ^ "NASA: Architects of Exploration"
  12. ^ "NASA: Architects of Exploration"
  13. ^ "Mount Sinai Medical Center: David B. Samadi, MD Physician Profile". 
  14. ^ "JPL Personnel Page"
  15. ^ [6]
  16. ^ "Harvard Faculty Page"
  17. ^ "Columbia Faculty Website"
  18. ^ http://www.alistandup.com/bio.html
  19. ^ Stanley, John (2006-11-26). "'Nativity' Revisited". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved 2006-11-25. 
  20. ^ [7] "As an Iranian Jew, Ahdoot admits he struggled making friends growing up..."
  21. ^ [8] "Jonathan Ahdout: Young Iranian Jewish Film & Television Actor"
  22. ^ [9] "His family is Iranian-American, having left Tehran in 1982..."
  23. ^ [10] "Nadia Bjorlin, the 24 year old Swedish-Persian, American-born actress..."
  24. ^ [11] "where Ted Koppel interviewed Iranian American Zoroastrian, Cyrus Kar..."
  25. ^ Andre Khabbazi
  26. ^ Kelly Chung Dawson (August 16, 2013). "ABC-TV may air Chinese-American sitcom". China Daily. 
  27. ^ [12]
  28. ^ Iranian.com | Archive Pages
  29. ^ [13] "Persian Jewish actress Bahar Soomekh earned some serious attention last year when she played a young Iranian in "Crash," the Academy Award winner for best picture."
  30. ^ "Siemens Enterprise Communications: Hamid Akhavan"
  31. ^ "Carnegie People Website"
  32. ^ 30th Anniversary corporate document, page 1. Retrieved 2010-07-16
  33. ^ "Q&A With eBay's Pierre Omidyar"
  34. ^ "Apple Executive Website"
  35. ^ "Bahador Kharazmi: Prince of the Underground". Huffington Post. Retrieved 2014-02-17. 
  36. ^ "Bahador Kharazmi on B.B.C Persian 7th Day". B.B.C Persian. Retrieved 2005-01-14. 
  37. ^ "Garage radio"
  38. ^ "Guitar World Article"
  39. ^ [14] "Shawn Daivari is Iranian and the foreign language he speaks during his promos is Persian not Arabic."
  40. ^ http://asianathletics.org/results/ai-results.htm

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