PBS Looks Back at Sanjay Gupta's Roots in TV Special
Gupta will be featured on "Finding Your Roots" Sunday night.
One of Novi High School's most famous graduates, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, will be featured in a PBS show Sunday night at 8 p.m.
The show, called Finding Your Roots, takes a look at the history behind some of America's most famous and successful persons. Gupta is one of the people being featured in Sunday night's episode.
Gupta is best known for being the chief medical correspondent for CNN, but back in the 80s, he was a shining student at Novi High School.
The Novi Public Library provided the TV program with photos of Novi from the 80s to use in the show. Gupta also spoke at the opening of the new library in 2010.
Born and raised in Novi, Gupta went on to receive his undergraduate and medical degree from the University of Michigan.
Since then, Gupta has gone on to receive multiple Emmy awards and currently contributes to American Morning, Anderson Cooper 360°, CNN documentaries and Sanjay Gupta, MD.
A video preview of the episode can be viewed online.