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Khaled Hosseini

Khaled Hosseini was born on March 4, 1965 in Kabul, Afghanistan. He is a writer and actor, known for The Kite Runner (2007), A Thousand Splendid Suns and A Thousand Splendid Suns. See full bio »

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 2018 I riassuntini (TV Series short) (based on the novel by - 2020)
 2007 The Kite Runner (novel)
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 2007 The Kite Runner
Doctor in the Park
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 2021 I Want My Country Back (Documentary)
 2018 Amanpour & Company (TV Series)
 2013 Página 2 (TV Series)
- Episode #7.13 (2013) ... Self
- Episode #7.7 (2013) ... Self
 2013 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (TV Series)
- A Story of Family (2013) ... Self
 2013 Good Morning America (TV Series)
Self - Guest
- Episode dated 21 May 2013 (2013) ... Self - Guest
 2013 Tavis Smiley (TV Series)
Self - Guest
- Episode dated 21 May 2013 (2013) ... Self - Guest
 2008 The Colbert Report (TV Series)
- Jeffrey Goldberg (2008) ... Self
- Khaled Hosseini/Roland Fryer (2008) ... Self
 2008 Marc Forster - Der Weg zu 007 (Documentary)
 2008 Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures (Documentary short) (voice)
 2008 Cinema 3 (TV Series)
Self - Interviewee
- Episode dated 8 March 2008 (2008) ... Self - Interviewee

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "A Thousand Splendid Suns". New York: Riverhead Books. ISBN 9781594489501 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »


5' 9¼" (1.76 m)

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Personal Quote:

The Afghan people deserve peace. There is a very young and energized population in Afghanistan that is eager to engage with the outer world. I hope that those young Afghans are given the specific economic and security space to make their aspirations come true. See more »


Completed his residency in internal medicine at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles (1993). See more »

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