About Jiah Khan
Jiah Khan was an Indian television actor.Jiah Khan was a versatile dancer and has been taking training in different dance forms like salsa, jazz, kathak, ballet, reggae, lambada and belly dancing. She has been interests in different fields but her ultimate passion was acting.
Jiah Khan Biography
Jiah Khan? was born on 20 February 1988, Original name Nafisa Khan, was a British-Indian actress who appeared in Bollywood movies. She made her debut in 1998 as a child artist in Dil Se…. Years later, She changed her name to Jiah Khan before making her debut in Nishabd in 2007. She was mostly known for her role in the 2008 film Ghajini.She made her third and last film appearance in Housefull in 2010. In 2012, she changed her name back to Nafisa Khan. On 3 June 2013, she was found dead in her apartment Sagar Sangeet in Juhu, Mumbai after apparently hanging herself.
Name: Jiah Khan
Birth Name : Nafisa Khan
Date of Birth : 20 February 1988
Height : 5’7″
Place of Birth : New York, United States
Died : 3 June 2013
Jiah Khan was born in New York and was brought up in London, Chelsea. She studied English literature and Art from MPW in London, and then at the age of 17 went on to study Shakespeare and method acting at the Lee Strasberg’s Institute in New York,though she quit upon receiving a movie offer.
Jiah Khan has left a lot of secrets behind her after her death will always be loved and remembered by her fans. And, as for her family, it would be toughest phase of life for Jiah’s mother and sister.In the past, Jiah had revealed her strained relationship with her father, who had supposedly deserted her mother. She had also said that her step-father too left her mother and her sisters. Hence, Jiah did not really share a good relationship with her dad. She’s more of a mommy’s girl.
Jiah Khan Mother
Actress Jiah Khan’s mother, Rabiya Amin, was also an actress in the 1980s. Amin acted opposite Raj Babbar in ‘Dulha Bikta Hai’ and even appeared in films like ‘Ankur’ and Subhash Ghai’s ‘Meri Jung’ opposite Anil Kapoor. Amin married Ali Rizvi Khan, an NRI based in US. The couple separated when Jiah was three months old. Rabiya, who hails from Uttar Pradesh, now works as a writer for UK based TV series.
Jiah Khan Death
Jiah Khan apparently committed suicide at her Juhu residence in Mumbai on 3 June 2013. She lived along with her mother in a first floor apartment in Sagar Sangeet building. Her mother, who was out with Jiah’s boyfriend’s father Aditya Pancholi for dinner at the time, found her daughter’s hanging body after returning to the residence at around 11.23pm. She had apparently hung herself from the ceiling fan in her bedroom. No suicide note was found there.Her body was first taken to the casualty morgue of the Dr R.N. Cooper Hospital in Vile Parle. Police later sent the body to the JJ Hospital in Byculla, for a forensic examination and autopsy. The autopsy report ruled out any foul play. The police also said that, “No traces of alcohol were found in her blood. We found some Ayurvedic sleeping pills in her bedroom but apart from that, nothing looks untoward.”
Her body was brought back to her residence around 7am on 5 June 2013, following the post mortem. The burial took place at the Juhu Muslim cemetery as per Islamic rites, in the same afternoon, with several Bollywood stars in attendance.Bollywood stars reacted with shock at her death. The police said that according to Khan’s mother, she had attempted to commit suicide in November 2012 by slitting her wrist, while in an inebriated state. Police seized her cellphone and laptop from her residence and scanned her call records during the investigation. He boyfriend Suraj Pancholi was questioned at Juhu police station. According to call records on Khan’s mobile phone, she spoke with Suraj on the night of 3 June 2013, between 10:53pm and 11:22pm, minutes before committing suicide.
Jiah khan funeral
Jiah Khan’s family members and close pals from tinsel town attended her funeral at the Santa Cruz graveyard on 5th june 2013 afternoon. The priest first offered the johar ki namaaz and it was followed by janaze namaaz and then her body was laid to rest. Former actor Aditya Pancholi and his son Suraj, Jiah’s boyfriend, appeared emotional at the funeral.
Jiah khan and Suraj pancholi
Actress Jiah Khan’s boyfriend Suraj Pancholi, son of Bollywood actor Aditya Pancholi, is being questioned in connection with the actress alleged suicide, according to TV reports. Jiah allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her Juhu residence on Monday night, according to police. According to sources, Sooraj may be called for questioning in the suicide case. The two have been good friends and were often seen hanging out at parties together. Jiah had earlier linked up with Bunty walia’s brother and an Italian, sources said.
Jiah khan Filmography
1998 Dil Se