Maria Shriver
#4373 Overall Influence

Maria Shriver

Journalist and author from the United States


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Maria Owings Shriver is an American journalist, author, former First Lady of California, and the founder of the nonprofit organization The Women's Alzheimer's Movement. She was married to former Governor of California and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, from whom she filed for divorce in 2011. Shriver has received a Peabody Award and was co-anchor for NBC's Emmy-winning coverage of the 1988 Summer Olympics. As executive producer of The Alzheimer's Project, Shriver earned two Emmy Awards and an Academy of Television Arts & Sciences award for developing a "television show with a conscience". She is a member of the Kennedy family; her mother, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, was a sister of John F., Robert and Ted Kennedy. Shriver is currently a “special” anchor and correspondent for NBC News.

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Georgetown University
Georgetown University

Private university in Washington, D.C., United States

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Manhattanville College
Manhattanville College

Private liberal arts college in Purchase, New York

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#686 World Rank #459 USA Rank
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