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Anaheed Alani:(Ira Glass’s Ex-wife) Bio, Age, Net Worth, Relationship, and Career

Anaheed Alani is a realistic writer who reflects the truths and facts of society in her writings. She came into the limelight when she married Ira Glass, the producer of the famous award-winning show “This American Life”. She was not quite popular before the marriage. 

Anaheed Alani’s Quick Facts

Full NameAnaheed Alani
Date of Birth1971
Birth PlaceThe United States of America
Age53 years old
SpouseIra Jeffrey Glass (ex-husband)
CareerWriter and Editor
Eye ColorBrown 
Hair ColorBrown
Net WorthApprox 2-3 million US Dollars

Anaheed Alani’s Age

As of ”2024”, Anaheed is 53 years old. Details about her age and other personal details are not publicly available at this moment. 

Family Details and Educational Background

The writer is quite secretive about her personal life details. No information or details regarding her educational background and family life are found on the web. This section will be updated as soon as the sources provide the required pieces of information.

Anaheed Alani’s Ex-Husband Ira Glass and Relationship Status

Like her educational background and family details, her current relationship status is also unknown. However, she is the ex-wife of the famous journalist Ira Glass, known for ‘This American Life. They are said to have met in Chicago for the first time in around 1997. They dated for a certain period of time but their relationship did not last long due to unknown circumstances. 

Then, again later, they decided to give their relationship a second chance and got married in the year 2007. But unfortunately, the couple could not work things out between them and finally revealed their divorce around March 2017 in an interview given by Ira Glass.

They do not have any children together but when lived together, they had an adorable pet dog. According to them, it was best for both of them to set their ways apart. 

Anaheed Alani’s Physical Appearance

By analyzing her photographs, she seems to be a woman of a sweet and kind personality. She has beautiful brown hair and brown eyes that compliment her white glowing face perfectly. However, she has not shared any details about her weight and height with the public.

Is Anaheed Alani related to Ira Glass?

Anahedd Alani and Ira Glass got married in August 2005. Ira Glass is a globally popular public radio and TV personality, well known for the show “This American Life”. He has received several awards and honors for his phenomenal works. Some of his other most loved works are “All Things Considered”, “Morning Edition”, “Talk of the Nation”, and many more. Before marrying Anaheed Alani, Ira Glass dated Lynda Barry who is a famous cartoonist well known for ‘Ernie’s Pook’s Comeek Fame’. But they eventually separated their parts away.

Likewise, Anaheed and Ira also got divorced in around 2017 due to uncertain circumstances.


Anaheed is a writer and editor. She has been working as a writer for several years, for several companies. Alani specializes in fact-checking for “The New York Times Magazine” and as an editor at the Chicago Reader.

During 2013 and 2014, she was a founding editor and story editor of Rookie Magazine, a monthly site for teenage girls.

Anaheed Alani’s Net Worth

Commonly known as Ira Glass’s ex-wife, Anaheed Alani is rumored to have an estimated net worth of around 2-3 million US Dollars. Her net worth includes all her assets, money, and her earnings. Her profession as a writer is the major source of her income. She has been able to collect a handsome wealth over the years.

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